Christian Schaefer is the Chief Financial Officer for Thorsteinssons LLP.
Christian is responsible for managing all aspects of the firm’s finance function, including financial reporting, accounting, performance management, treasury, and tax. As a member of the firm’s management team, he also oversees human resources and operations. Prior to joining the firm in June 2015, Christian spend his career in the private and public sector, where held various senior finance roles working with Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), Deloitte LLP, Infront Sports & Media, and Bentley Motors.
Christian obtained a Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA) from Durham University (UK) and a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from the European Business School (Germany). He is a qualified Chartered Professional Accountant and serves as a member on the Canadian Accounting Standards Board (AcSB).