PwC Alumni Achievements

Our alumni are making a difference in businesses and communities across Canada and the globe. See career highlights and achievements from our impressive alumni network and connect with past colleagues below.

Latest career highlights and achievements

Samuel Cochrane

PwC Office: Vancouver
PwC Title: Senior Associate
At PwC from: 2006-2008
Appointed as Chief Financial Officer of Sierra Wireless.

Teresa Huang

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title: Director, Digital
At PwC from: 2008-2017
Lead the Startup Solutions Architecture team in Canada at Amazon Web Services (AWS). This is a group of technologists who help founders, engineers, and developers build innovative cloud based solutions to find product market fit and scale their business.

Candice Li

PwC Office: Calgary
PwC Title: Senior Associate
At PwC from: 1997-2001
Appointed Vice President of Finance at Attabotics Inc.

Tara McCarville

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title: Partner, National Health Industries Leader
At PwC from: 2017-2019
Joined WELL Health’s board of directors.

Previously highlighted

Richard Adam

PwC Office: Windsor
PwC Title: Senior Staff Accountant
At PwC from: 1987-1990
Congratulations on new role of President & CEO at Northern Credit Union as of May 2019. 

Pauline Alimchandani

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title: 
Senior Associate
At PwC from: 2005-2008
Appointed as CFO for Northland Power Inc, overseeing the company’s financial operations.

David Bacon

David Bacon

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title: Senior Manager
At PwC from: 1990-1999
Congratulations on the new role as CFO at Extendicare Inc., as of April 2019.

Scott Bolton

PwC Office: Calgary
PwC Title: Partner
At PwC from: 1985-2012
Joined UFA in 2014 as Chief Financial Officer and was appointed President & CEO in November 2019.

Haleem Chowdhury

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title: Experienced Senior
At PwC from: 2007-2014
Haleem currently oversees the Global Tax & Treasury functions of IBI Group, the world's 6th largest architectural firm. 

Olabiyi Dipeolu

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title:  Digital Channel Manager
At PwC from: 2015-2019
Congratulations on the new role as Data Scientist at SPC, as of May 2019.

Eric Doyon

PwC Office: Montreal
PwC Title: EVP and Director
At PwC from: 2000-2006
Joined Walter Capital Partners as Managing Partner.

Deana Gill

PwC Office: Vancouver
PwC Title: Senior Manager, National L&D (PCS)
At PwC from: 2009-2012
Deana serves as the Executive Director of a thriving “sport for social impact” nonprofit, Hope and Health, that utilizes soccer to develop life and leadership with Indigenous children and youth.

Matt Hinkley

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title: Cryptocurrency Lead - Emerging Tech Practice
At PwC from: 2017-2018     
CEO of Liquidus which recently launched blockchain pilot in The Bahamas.

Mark Liedemann

PwC Office: Vancouver
PwC Title: Vice President
At PwC from: 2000-2008
Congratulations on new role of President and CEO of Partnerships BC as of June 2019.

Neil Matheson

PwC Office: Edmonton
PwC Title: Audit Manager
At PwC from: 2004-2012
CFO of Thompson Construction Group and part of the team leading the transaction to sell Noralta Lodge for $420 MM enterprise value.

Matt McKenzie

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title: Marketing Director, Industry & Segment (lead)
At PwC from: 2009-2019
Moved into the Amazon Web Services Field Marketing team, leading marketing for the Canadian Enterprise business.

Natalia Moudrak

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title: Senior Associate
At PwC from: 2015-2019
Natalia advances the development of programs, guidelines and standards for climate resilience in Canada. Natalia was recently appointed as a Board Member to the Municipal Natural Assets Initiative (MNAI), an organization that assesses the economic value of natural infrastructure assets for climate resilience, disaster risk reduction and other benefits.

Andrea Nicolls

PwC Office: Montreal
PwC Title: Senior Manager
At PwC from: 1989-2002
Congratulations on the new role as CFO at Dentons, as of March 2019.

Martin O’Connell

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title: Senior Manager
At PwC from: 1986-1992
Board Chairman, and President, of the Concept Therapy Institute of San Antonio, Texas, a state-chartered, non-profit health and educational organization. Celebrated his 27th year of owning and operating High Park Martial Arts in Toronto. 

Paula Overguard

PwC Office: Calgary
PwC Title: Senior Associate
At PwC from: 2010-2013
CPA Early Achievement Award recipient in 2017 for volunteer efforts with CPA students, the Calgary community and in the oil and gas industry and CICA gold medal recipient for the highest standing in Western Canada on the 2012 UFE.

Julie Robertson

PwC Office: Mississauga
PwC Title: Senior Associate
At PwC from: 2000-2004
Congratulations on the new role as VP Finance and Capital Projects at Centerra Gold Inc. and for becoming chair of CPA Canada and PDACs Joint Mining Industry Task Force on IFRS.

Steve Scharfstein

PwC Office: Calgary
PwC Title: 
At PwC from: 2005-2020
Recently joined Brookfied Properties Development as VP Finance (Accounting),overseeing the financial reporting and accounting for Brookfield Residential and other Brookfield Properties initiatives.

Chantal Schutz

PwC Office: Surrey
PwC Title: Senior Accountant
At PwC From: 1997-1999
Chantal was recently appointed as CFO of Universal mCloud Corp, Licensed Affiliate of the Think and Grow Rich for Women brand. She also successfully launched and grew a small local MediSpa and Salon in 2013, which is now a thriving business employing and supporting women from the Maple Ridge community. 

James Spearing

PwC Office: Toronto
PwC Title: 
HC Managing Director, Recruitment & Resourcing Leader
At PwC from: 2002-2019
Recently appointed VP of Global Talent Acquisition at Scotiabank.

Naomi Stefura

PwC Office: Edmonton
PwC Title: Senior Audit Associate
At PwC from: 2004-2006
Named Avenue Edmonton's list of Top 40 Under 40 / CFO of both Melcor Developments and Melcor REIT.

Donna Thurber

PwC Office: Vancouver
PwC Title: Senior Associate
At PwC from: 2009-2013
Appointed Senior Director, Finance & Treasury at Saje Natural Wellness.

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