Stephen Smyth is the Chief Financial Officer and the Chief Compliance Officer for Brookfield Financial, joining the Toronto team in December 2011. Stephen brings with him approximately 20 years of experience in finance and accounting. Stephen has worked extensively in both the corporate and public accounting sectors in Ireland, the UK and Canada.

Stephen previously worked as part of the Financial Services Audit Group at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Toronto and later as Financial Controller at Cormark Securities Inc. Prior to moving to Canada, Stephen worked in the UK with the Royal Bank of Scotland in various finance roles after qualifying as a Chartered Accountant with a mid-sized firm in the Republic of Ireland.

Stephen holds a Bachelor of Economics and Accounting from The Queen’s University, Belfast and is a Chartered Accountant.