PETER E. BROWN, CPA CA, ICD.D
Peter E. Brown is a Partner in Deloitte Canada. Peter has 30 years experience in public accounting, serving clients in both the public and private sectors. He has gained significant international experience in assurance and advisory services and has extensive experience with business advisory services. Peter served as Managing Partner for Deloittes Atlantic Practice until 2008 when he relocated to Toronto to assume the role of Managing Partner and National Leader for Private Company Services. In 2011, Peters responsibilities were expanded to include the entire middle market for Deloitte Canada. In 2013 Peter relinquished these responsibilities and was appointed to Deloitte Canadas Client Cabinet, which is comprised of senior leaders with firm-wide market responsibilities. Peter is currently the national co-leader for Canadas Best Managed Companies Program. Peter has also served on the Board of Directors for Deloitte Canada.
Peter is the co-author of The Power of The Best, published in September 2012. Peter is a frequent speaker on topics of entrepreneurship and what makes Best Managed companies unique. Peter has been widely quoted in the print media across Canada and is passionate about passing on the lessons learned from Best Managed companies to help make all Canadian businesses better.
Peter has been involved in United Way, both in the Atlantic Region and Toronto, in Chambers of Commerce throughout Atlantic Canada, and is a member of the Advisory Board for the Sobeys School of Business. Peter also serves on the Board of the Institute for Quantum Computing at the University of Waterloo. Peter is also involved in Habitat for Humanity and served as part of a Deloitte Humanitarian Team that traveled to Brazil in October of 2011 to build homes and meet with local business leaders.