Paul’s practice focuses mainly on family businesses. This builds on over 40 years of experience in providing traditional assurance services, income tax and estate planning advice related to reorganizations and business successions, financial consulting with respect to the purchase and sale of businesses and generational transfers, and general business consulting. His experience is expansive and includes work in numerous industries, including automotive, construction, greenhouses, manufacturing, professionals, retail and wholesale tire sales, transportation, and wholesale distributors.
Paul Stringer is a FAMILY ENTERPRISE ADVISOR™ certificant, which was obtained through the Institute of Family Enterprise Advisors (www.ifea.ca) after completion of the UBC Sauder School of Business Family Enterprise Advisor Program. This certification, along with his extensive business and accounting experience, allows Paul to help the leaders of family businesses manage the more complex and sensitive issues they face when making important decisions about the future of their business and their family legacies.
Paul has a long history of service with DJB dating to 1973 and he has served on the Firm Management Committee as Chair. Paul also served as President of DJB Wealth Management and although now retired, he will continue as a member of the Board at TriCert Investment Counsel Inc.
Paul was awarded the prestigious Fellow of the Chartered Professional Accountants (FCPA) designation. FCPA is the highest distinction that CPA Ontario confers upon its members. It is a special honour and recognizes the value that the member has brought to the profession. Paul is very active in the community and is still a proud member of Family Enterprise Canada.
Paul obtained his Bachelor of Mathematics degree in 1978 from the University of Waterloo and he qualified as a Chartered Professional Accountant in 1979.