Cheryl Shearer is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Accountant with over 30 years of diverse experience, including forensic accounting investigations and litigation support, financial accounting, insolvency, and corporate recovery.
Cheryl has conducted investigations into allegations of fraud, money laundering, securities violations, misappropriation of trust funds, and employee theft, as well as the tracing of assets related to matrimonial and shareholder disputes and the reconstruction of accounting records. Working with the Vancouver Police Department and the RCMP, Cheryl has assisted in criminal investigations and produced forensic accounting reports for evidentiary purposes. Cheryl worked for seven years with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia as an ethics investigator where she investigated matters related to allegations of professional misconduct and breaches of the provisions of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act. Cheryl has given expert witness testimony in the Supreme Court of British Columbia and at the Institute of Chartered Accountants Discipline Tribunal and has assisted legal counsel in the preparation of affidavit material and hearings briefs.
Cheryl has performed numerous consulting assignments, including reviewing companies’ internal controls and providing recommendations on how to safeguard assets, assisting in performing a financial management review of a provincial crown corporation, creating a cash management system and budgeting model for a large health care company, and preparing financial analysis to assist legal counsel. As the Corporate Controller for a publicly-traded company, Cheryl was responsible for all internal and external financial reporting.
To contact Cheryl, please call 604-697-5293 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.