Chief Investments Officer
Over the last decade, Sean has worked with dozens of emerging technology companies building accounting and business processes to help those organizations grow efficiently and effectively. Sean has been involved in several Canadian initial public offerings and reverse takeover transactions and has served as the CFO for three TSX venture listed public companies. Working with QuickMobile from day one, Sean ultimately joined as the CFO in 2010 helping grow the Company to 185 employees and the fastest revenue growth software Company in Canada.
Sean is a Chartered Professional Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Economics from the University of British Columbia. Sean began his career with Deloitte LLP in Vancouver specializing in assurance services in the technology group working with clients like MDSI, Pivotal Software and PMC-Sierra. In 1999, Sean joined PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in San Jose, California specializing in the software and semiconductor sectors. Sean managed two high profile NASDAQ initial public offerings before leaving public practice at the end of the Internet bubble.
In 2001, Sean joined LumiCyte, a Bay Area biotech company that was ultimately sold off to Qiagen. In 2003, Sean returned to Canada and started a series of contract CFO shops including Quantum Outsourcing Group LLP and CFO2Go before finally settling into Tandem Accounting Group Ltd. Sean also co-founded a software company called QCDocs Systems Inc in 2006 to manage the internal control requirements for paperless accounting systems.
Sean is currently focused on two new success stories- Mazza Innovation Ltd and MetaOptima Technologies, two companies who will be vying for the fastest growing businesses in Canada in 2017. Sean also works with a handful of highly successful businesses in a CFO advisory capacity.
Sean volunteers annually with New Ventures BC and has been active over the years with various technology organizations in Vancouver, including acting as the CFO for one of the City’s first tech incubators – BootupLabs.