Canada

Harry Blum

National Managing Partner

ABOUT HARRY

Summary of experience

As the national managing partner of RSM Canada, Harry sets vision and direction for the firm nationally and internationally, spearheading its expansion and acquisition strategies, service-line and business development and is charged with overseeing overall firm profitability. Responsible for building one of the most distinctive advisory practices in Eastern Canada, offering specialized services across almost every major industry and service sector, he has advised private and public companies and private equity firms on their acquisition and divestiture strategies. Harry has also led complex tax-based transactions and private debt and equity placements. After graduating with his BComm from the University of Toronto, Harry began his career with a national accounting firm. Harry is a CPA, CA, having earned his designation in 1989. He then moved to the predecessor firm of RSM and was admitted into partnership in 1995.

Professional affiliations and credentials

  • Director and Audit Committee Chair, Pure Nickel Inc. (NIC: TSX)
  • Member, Canada’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (CVCA)
  • Member, Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)
  • Member, Finance Committee – Ve’ahavta – The Canadian Jewish Humanitarian and Relief Committee

Education

  • BComm, University of Toronto, Toronto

Contact
harry.blum@rsmcanada.com