Chris Van Niekerk, CPA, CA, Principal


Chris provides accounting, financial reporting, compliance and auditing services to the firm’s owner-manager businesses.  He works with a diverse client base including retail, manufacturing, car dealerships, and not for profit organizations.  He enjoys building relationships with owner-managers and providing solutions in order for owners to put emphasis on operating and growing their business rather than being bogged down with administration.

After graduating from the University of Guelph with a degree in economics, Chris attended York University to complete his accounting courses.  He joined Powell Jones LLP in 2008 and earned his CA designation in 2010.  Prior to joining Powell Jones, Chris worked with a several Barrie businesses in their accounting departments.

Born and raised in Barrie, Chris and his young family enjoys being part of the community and all the amenities Barrie and area has to offer.  Chris is an avid sports fan and enjoys playing hockey, golf and snowboarding.

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