Chris Martin CA CBV

Chris Martin, a partner since 2006, joined the firm in 2005.  Chris spent the early years of his career building his experience with positions in Toronto and London, Ontario. Chris' responsibilities include working with owner-managed businesses, not-for-profit organizations, business valuations, personal and corporate tax. Chris has been very active in the community as a member of the Woodstock Rotary Club and the Woodstock Chamber of Commerce. Chris can be reached by email at Chris@swsca.on.ca.


Education

    • Chartered Business Valuator, The Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators - 2003
    • Chartered Accountant, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants - 2000
    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Wlfrid Laurier University - 1998


Professional Experience

    • 2005 to present - partner, Symons, Wearn & Smith LLP, Woodstock
    • 2003 to 2005 - Senior accountant, Davis Martindale Chartered Accountants, London
    • 2001 to 2003 - Rudson Valuation Group Inc., Toronto
    • 2000 to 2001 - audit senior, PKF Hill Chartered Accountants
    • 1999 to 2000 - student-in-accounts, PKF Hill Chartered Accountants

Community Involvement

    • Woodstock Chamber of Commerce director 2008 to present
    • Woodstock Rotary Club, Treasurer 2006 to present


Personal

    • Married to Jane, two sons
    • Member, Oxford Golf & Country Club, Limited
    • Flag football,