TORONTO, Aug. 20 /CNW/ - PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is pleased to
announce that Michael B. Epstein C.A. has joined the joined the firm's Private
Company Services (PCS) team of professional advisors.
Based out of the firm's North Toronto office Michael will advise PwC's
private company clients in various areas including: strategy; business
operations; merger and acquisitions and corporate finance matters. PwC's PCS
group is dedicated to the long-term success of companies, including helping
with managing growth, family business and succession planning, performance
management, and people retention strategies.
"Michael has had a long and successful career in private company services
and with more than 65% of PwC's clients in Canada being private companies, we
are thrilled to bring his expertise to the firm for our clients," says Israel
Mida, Leader of PwC's PCS practice for the Greater Toronto Area. "Michael
understands the finer points of excellent client service by living the role of
trusted business advisor and will help to make PwC the distinctive choice for
private companies looking to grow and achieve their long-term goals."
For almost 20 years, Michael was with a Toronto-based accounting and
business advisory firm serving the mid-market private company sector. He was
both Managing Partner and leader of that firm's corporate finance group.
In addition to Michael's strengths in providing clients with much needed
help in growing their business, he has spoken at numerous conferences on
timely topics related to corporate finance, advising the family business and
leadership. Michael has been quoted in, and contributed to, several industry
publications including the CPA Managing Partner Report, the CCH Journal of Tax
Practice Management, Inside Public Accounting, The Bottom Line and CMA
About Private Company Services (PCS)
More than 65% PwC's clients are private companies of all sizes. PwC's
Private Company Services (PCS) group is a dedicated team of professionals who
help privately owned company managers and owners resolve day-to-day business
issues and take their business to the next level. Whether a privately owned
company is considering hiring a professional services firm for the first time,
or looking to add to its pool of business advisors, PCS offers the perspective
of a third party with specialized industry knowledge, business advisory, tax
and accounting expertise.
For more information about PwC's Private Company Services, please visit
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