Member videos: Why I chose the Canadian CPA designation

Making the decision to become a Canadian CPA is an investment in your future – enabling you to work in any industry, worldwide. Our members share how this investment has paid off throughout their career.

In these videos, two of our members from the Caribbean reflect on their journey to become an accounting leader. As you consider your own career path, hear how the Canadian CPA designation has given them the strategic and technical skills needed to thrive in their profession.

Margaret Sivers, FCPA, FCMA, revenue commissioner, Barbados Revenue Authority

Margaret loves being an accountant, and in this video she explains why she chose the Canadian CPA designation, the role it plays in both her career and personal life and why she recommends it to her colleagues.

Allison Peart, CPA, CA, country managing partner and tax partner, Ernst & Young, Jamaica

Allison discusses why she chose accounting (or did it choose her?), the best part of her job and how the Canadian CPA designation has contributed to her success.