Victoria

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701 - 1803 Douglas Street Victoria, BC, V8T 5C3

MNP entered the Victoria market in 2012 and our office has grown rapidly to include five partners and more than 30 team members offering a full suite of accounting, tax and consulting services. Our team operates from two locations, including our accounting and tax office at the corner of Douglas and Herald and our downtown advisory office in the Yarrow Building on Fort Street.

Through our predecessor firm Hulko Cameron Wellburn (HCW) LLP, MNP’s roots in Victoria date back to 1976. HCW merged with MNP in January 2018, bringing additional expertise in accounting and tax.

MNP’s client base in Victoria includes private enterprises of all sizes, high net worth individuals, government ministries and agencies, local governments, not-for-profit organizations and First Nations. In addition to accounting and tax services, we have local team members specializing in Public Sector Consulting, Technology Consulting, Cyber Security and Personal Insolvency.

Through our local team members, clients also have access to our national network of professionals with expertise serving diverse clients and key industries within our local economy, including Agriculture, Food & Beverage Processing, Forestry & Forest Products, Professionals, Public Sector and Real Estate & Construction and Technology.

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James Byrne

James Byrne CPA, CA

Regional Managing Partner, Vancouver Island

James Byrne, MBA, CPA, CA, is the Regional Managing Partner for MNP’s Vancouver Island region. With extensive experience serving logging contractors and other stakeholders in the forestry sector, James delivers a broad range of accounting, tax and consulting solutions to forestry clients, while leading MNP’s overall growth on Vancouver Island.

James most recently served as MNP’s provincial leader for Forestry and Forest Products and continues to work with forestry clients across the Island and B.C. By combining his industry knowledge, firsthand experience in operational logging and background in engineering, James brings a unique perspective to financial assessments of forestry operations. Clients rely on James to help them understand their operations from a business perspective and make strategic business decisions to achieve their goals.

Born and raised on Vancouver Island, James has a deep appreciation for the way Islanders do business. He is an avid believer in MNP’s client service philosophy and takes pride in working with our clients and our team to build meaningful and mutually beneficial relationships.

James received his Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from McMaster University in 2003. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and Chartered Accountant (CA), qualifying in 2008.

Jim Cameron

Jim Cameron CPA, CA

Partner, Private Enterprise and Professionals

Sanci Solbakken

Sanci Solbakken CPA, CA

Regional Leader, Vancouver Island, Professional Services

Steve Wellburn

Steve Wellburn CPA, CA

Partner, Private Enterprise

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