PATRICK BROOKER, CMA
Patrick has over 30 years experience covering the Financial Services Sector (TD), Transportation/Logistics (Loomis and Purolator Courier) and Corporate Travel (HRG plc). During the past 15 years, he was the Chief Financial Decision Maker where he gained significant expertise and skills in; acquisitions/divestitures, financial restructuring through LBO’s, MBO’s and IPO’s, business consolidation in Canada and the USA, project management, system integration and enhanced business reporting including SQI’s, and KPI’s all aligned to business strategy and goals.
He has championed all aspects of Shared Services including Finance/Accounting, Facilities, Business Technology and Human Resources (achieved the Globe and Mail 50 Best Employers award)
Patrick’s international expertise ranges from North America (NYC, Toronto) and two years in the UK where he had oversight for global strategy development (42 countries) and special projects to rationalize global synergies as a result of the economic downturn in 2008.
A graduate from Ryerson University (Business), he earned his CGA designation in 1983.
Patrick lives by the motto, “Measure what you can influence and change what you can measure.”