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UofA School of Business 'Beyond the Numbers' Speaker Series w/ Barry James

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9804 Jasper Avenue

Edmonton, AB T5J 0C5

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The UofA School of Business is hosting our second 'Beyond the Numbers' Accounting Speaker Series on Wednesday March 7th, with Barry James, FCA ICD.D. Barry is the Chief Corporate Development Officer with Lloyd Sadd Insurance Brokers, and is responsible for developing strategic and corporate initiatives, managing client relationships and assisting with innovative business opportunities. Barry was previously Managing Partner of the Edmonton office of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PWC), a position he held for ten years. Barry served as an integral business advisor to his many Edmonton and area clients at PWC for 36 years.

Barry is a Minister-appointed member of the Board of ATB Financial, serving as Chair of the Audit Committee and Chair of the Audit Committee of the Province of Alberta. He is on many corporate boards, both public and private, including Corus Entertainment and AutoCanada Inc. He is the Audit Committee Chair for both of these public companies.

The purpose of this event is to connect you, our current and prospective students, with one another as well as with members of the accounting community, as well as provide an opportunity to learn and elevate your vision about the future of the profession. Barry will share insight into his career path, the "then and now" of the accounting profession, advice for those soon to be or already starting out in their careers, and life beyond the world of public practice.

  • Registration, Networking and Lunch: 11:30 AM to Noon
  • Presentation: Noon to 12:30 PM
  • Q&A and Networking: 12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
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