Debbie Di Gregorio has been providing assurance and business advisory services for over 20 years, during which she became a strategic consultant for both owner-managed companies and those held by private equity funds and international companies. She has participated in a number of audit mandates for companies transitioning their operations and financial processes following an acquisition, often with new shareholders based in other countries. She also worked for two major public companies where she specialized in business planning and financial projections.
Knowledgeable of technical audit and accounting solutions, she is recognized for her ability to establish cost-effective audit strategies and propose market strategies, such as foreign exchange conditions, in order to optimize efficiency and help her clients achieve higher growth and sustainability.
Her technical expertise and proficiency for problem-solving allows her to effectively manage complex engagements and provide practical business advice, making her a natural choice for developing professional development learning programs.
Current Position and Responsibilities
Debbie manages and coordinates numerous complex audit mandates in a variety of sectors, allowing her to develop extensive experience in effectively assessing situations. She also provides effective action plans and strategies tailored to clients’ needs.
While filling a variety of roles, professional development has played a major part in Debbie’s career. She is responsible for the enhancement and execution of the firm’s strategic learning program. Overseeing the program, which responds to changing audit and accounting needs, she makes customized recommendations for issues such as practice management and business development.
Fields of expertise
- Owner-managed companies held by private equity funds
- Establishing cost-effective audit strategies
- Proposing market strategies
- Corporate reorganizations
- Business combinations
- Purchase price allocations
- Financial projections
Professional and community involvement
- CPA Canada - Member since 1992
- Chartered Accountant (CA), 1992
- Graduate Diploma in Public Accountancy, McGill University, 1991
- B.Com, Concordia University, 1989