Barry Sharp, FCCA

Barry is a professional accountant and a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) – the global body for professional accountants. He was a founding member of the B.C. chapter. Barry was chair of the Better Business Bureau of Mainland B.C., and is currently a director and treasurer of that organization.

He has started and operated his own businesses, so he has a direct and personal understanding of small business and their pressing issues. Over 30 years ago, Barry created a software development company in the midst of an economic depression and ran it successfully for eight years. Through that experience, he learned that following a plan and being able to adapt to changing circumstances are the keys to surviving - and thriving - in business.

He founded AMA Management Ltd, ( a business consulting firm in 1981. The company specializes in preparing effective business plans for start-ups and expanding businesses.


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