Harold Burgess is the Director of Finance for Thorsteinssons LLP.
Harold joined the team at Thorsteinssons in 2019. He is a progressive senior executive leader and strategist with a record of sound financial guidance and strong business acumen. He takes the lead in evaluating firm financial practices collaborating with business partners to support organizational goals, providing the information and tools to facilitate decision making.
Harold manages and guides a team focused on delivering excellent service in the execution of day-to-day transactions involving firm payables, receivables, trust accounting, time and billing, account reconciliation, cash management and policy enforcement and they are empowered to optimize processes in order to deliver value to all stakeholders.
Harold has implemented comprehensive budgeting and performance management frameworks and systems to drive profitability and execute strategic goals, his experience includes strategic planning and implementation, risk management, cash flow management, financial analysis and modelling, internal systems and controls, capital project management, and process engineering.
Harold received his bachelors degree from Simon Fraser University, and is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA), and is also a member of the BC Legal Management Association. He brings more than 15 years of extensive accounting and supervisory experience in various industries and organizations.