Kate Furber

Kate Furber

BC Region Assurance Leader, PwC Canada

Kate Furber is a partner in the Audit and Assurance Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP working in the Vancouver office.  She is the Assurance Leader for the BC Region and is part of PwC Canada's Assurance Leadership Group. She is also a member of the PwC Partnership Board.

Kate has experience working with clients across a range of industries but specializes in working with clients in the consumer products, retail and technology sectors. She services both private and public clients providing broad assurance services including external audit, internal audit, controls advisory and non-financial assurance. Kate is also experienced in transaction work, including initial public offerings, secondary offerings and financings, and is familiar with both Canadian and US regulatory requirements.

She joined PwC UK in 1994 and transferred to the Vancouver office in 1999. Kate earned a BA (Honours) degree in German and Business studies from the University of Warwick in the UK. She obtained her CA designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales in 1998 and from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia in 2004. She became a Certified Internal Auditor in 2018.

Contact details

Tel: +1 604 806 7827

Email

Experience

  • External Audit
  • Internal Audit
  • Internal Controls Advisory
  • Non Financial Assurance

Specialty

  • Retail and Consumer
  • Technology

Education

  • University of Warwick