Paul Miller – Principal, Western Ontario
Paul is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 20 years of finance experience. He has had a diverse and dynamic career, working in both the public and private sectors, including family-owned businesses as well as start-up companies. With Paul’s extensive tax knowledge of the Canadian and foreign markets, Paul is motivated to help companies meet their vision for the future by developing tax strategies and consulting with investors, banks, and lawyers.
Paul’s roles have involved a number of different sectors, including automotive, manufacturing, construction, real estate, utility, and renewable energy (solar). He has worked for Chief Financial Consultants Inc. providing interim and part-time CFO services for small start-up companies as well as large, global companies, including the fastest-growing company in Ontario in 2015.
Paul has led companies to success encompassing all areas of business, from strategic levels to operational levels. This includes: IT, HR, Procurement, R&D, Finance, Tax, Mergers and Acquisitions, Legal, and Manufacturing Operations. He has led a number of IT implementations and continues to be a key player in tax structuring initiatives in high-growth, global expansion environments. He has worked with a number of companies to improve processes and internal controls, reducing overall business risks.
Paul is known in the field as a reliable, approachable, and knowledgeable professional. In his roles as VP Finance, Director of Finance, and CFO, employees have found Paul to be an effective mentor, a strong communicator, and a results-based colleague. His ability to set up communication and reporting structures (KPI’s) provides relevant, timely information to make decisions and keep companies moving in the right direction.