Bill Bouwmeester – Principal, Western Ontario
Bill has over 25 years of experience in finance and senior management, having worked in a wide variety of industries including manufacturing, distribution and procurement. He has held senior positions with fast growing companies such as Trudell Medical, Medbuy Corporation and StarTech.com. He has had extensive experience in all aspects of finance including budgeting/forecasting, banking, cash flow, treasury, foreign exchange, taxes, and working capital management.
Bill’s core strengths include aligning financial reporting with business strategy through the development of KPI’s and dashboards, much of this on an international stage. In addition to being very comfortable wearing the finance hat, he has extensive experience managing other functional departments, including IT, HR, Corporate Purchasing, Supply Chain and Logistics. This varied background has given Bill a unique ability to view business cross functionally, bringing insight and leverage to virtually every area of the company. Additionally, he has worked with business owners for companies of all sizes and complexities, from startup to global organizations with operations on several continents.
Bill is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario, and holds both a C.I.M. and CA CPA designations