Graham grew up in Victoria, BC and attended the University of Victoria, where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics. After graduation, Graham worked in various industries before returning to school to complete the CA prerequisite courses.
Graham articled at a mid-sized CPA firm, where he spent over 4 years providing tax and accounting services to owner-managed businesses. Graham obtained his CA designation in 2006, earning a place on the National Honour Roll. In 2008, he moved to EY LLP as an analyst in the business modelling and valuations practice where he addressed valuation issues for both public and private clients in various industries. Graham obtained his CBV designation in 2010.
Prior to joining Smythe, Graham spent over 4 years at BDO Canada LLP. As a Senior Manager in BDO’s financial advisory services practice, Graham worked on a variety of engagements including valuations for tax reorganizations, litigation support, transactions and financial reporting purposes. His industry experience includes forestry, mining, oilfield services, real estate, construction, manufacturing, retail, distribution, high-technology and wireless communications.
Graham joined Smythe in February 2016 as a Principal and began working in the Firm’s new Langley location. There, Graham looks forward to returning to his roots, applying his wide range of experience to providing tax and accounting services to owner-managed businesses. As Graham is also a member of the Firm’s Valuations & Advisory Practice Group he continues to provide valuation services.