June 17, 2022

(Toronto) – CBV Institute (“the Institute”) is pleased to announce its 2022-2023 Board of Directors, as affirmed at yesterday’s Annual Meeting of Members.

Patrick Coady, FCPA, FCA, FCBV
Board Chair
Ottawa, ON

Chris Polson, MBA, CPA, CMA, CFA, CBV, CFF
Board Vice Chair
Toronto, ON

Catherine Tremblay, CPA, CA, CBV, ASA, CFF
Board Secretary-Treasurer
Montreal, QC

Vivian Alterman, MBA, CPA, CA, CBV
Toronto, ON

Mike Devonshire, CPA, CA, CBV
Calgary, AB

Susie Foley, CPA, CA, CBV
Vancouver, BC

Brian Gibson, CPA, CA, CBV
Calgary, AB

Kevin Hutchinson, CPA, CA, CBV, FRM
Toronto, ON

Corinne Larkin, CPA, CA, CBV
Halifax, NS

Dennis Leung, CPA, CA, CBV, CF
Toronto, ON

Prem Lobo, CPA, CA, CBV, CPA (U.S.), CFE, CFF, AM, ABV, CEIV
Toronto, ON

Cameron McInnis, FCPA, FCA, CPA (Illinois)
Toronto, ON

Renata Milczarek, CPA, CA, CFF, CF, CBV
Montreal, QC

Amanda Vella, CPA, CA, CBV, CEPA, MPAcc
Edmonton, AB

Anish Chopra, FCPA, FCA, FCBV, CFA,
Past Board Chair
Ex Officio
Toronto, ON

Dr. Christine Sawchuk, CPA, CA, CBV, MEd, EdD
President and CEO, CBV Institute
Ex Officio
Toronto, ON

Biographies are available here.

Patrick Coady, Chair, CBV Institute, praised Past Board Chair, Anish Chopra.

“I know I speak for the entire Board when I say Anish’s dedication to the Institute, along with his commitment to governance excellence and the Institute’s strategic direction, is greatly appreciated. It is safe to say he left his mark.”

Mr. Coady also thanked Past Vice Chair Luc Lafontaine and Board members Rick Davies and Charlene Rodenhiser, all of whom completed their terms, for their commitment and valuable contributions.

“As we thank Luc, Rick and Charlene, we are pleased to welcome Vivian Alterman, Mike Devonshire, Corinne Larkin and Prem Lobo to our Board. I look forward to having their fresh perspectives at the table.”

CBV Institute’s Commitment to Board Diversity

“We are pleased that nearly 50 per cent of our Board is comprised of female Board members, but we will not stop here,” said Dr. Christine Sawchuk, CBV Institute President and CEO, and Ex Officio Board member. “Our efforts to achieve even broader diversity will remain an ongoing focus of our governance efforts.”


About CBV Institute

CBV Institute leads the Chartered Business Valuator (“CBV”) profession, Canada’s only designation dedicated to business valuation. For more than 50 years, CBV Institute has upheld the highest standards of business valuation practice through education, accreditation and governance. CBV Institute is a leader in the international valuation community and is committed to advancing professional excellence for business valuation globally.

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