Robert D. Thomson BComm, CPA, CA, CFP

Rob grew up in Kamloops, BC, and obtained a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia. He launched his accountancy career with Gardner McDonald (a predecessor of Deloitte & Touche). He earned his CA designation in 1981 and CFP certification in 1999.

Rob was admitted to partnership at Deloitte and became a KPMG partner following the merger of the Deloitte and KPMG Victoria offices. In 2008, he entered partnership at Field & Company where he is now the resident expert in compliance and advisory services for family-owned businesses.

A former Chair of the CRD Arts Advisory Council, Rob serves as a director for the Belfry Theatre. He is a past director of the Downtown Victoria Business Association and the First Night Victoria Celebration of the Arts Society, and a current member of Glenlyon Norfolk School’s Audit and Finance committees.