Allan has over 20 years of experience in public accounting, serving primarily public companies in the mining, energy and communications industries. He is currently the National Professional Practice Group partner for EY LLP’s Vancouver office. In this role, Allan is responsible for managing the quality and risk management matters for the office and for performing consultations on complex technical accounting and auditing matters for a wide variety of clients. Allan has extensive knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and U.S. GAAP. He has spoken at several financial reporting seminars, addressing a wide range of topics that are of interest from a financial reporting perspective.