Advisor - Mr. Wilbert Lai
Tel: (416) 298-3678, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Wilbert Lai MBA, CMA
has a B.Com (Hon) degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong
and an MBA degree from the University of Minnesota, U.S.A.
He is also a Certified Management Accountant and a member of the Canadian Society of Immigration Consultants.
has an accounting and consulting practice in Toronto.
He worked for Union Carbide in Hong Kong before joining Imperial Oil in Canada in the 70's.
Subsequently, he held various controllership positions with Wonder Bread (General Bakeries), Continental Can Canada and Xerox Canada. At Xerox, he was financial controller for the manufacturing operations in Mexico, Brazil and Canada.
He has taught at the Centre of Entrepreneurship at Centennial College and has been an instructor at the School of Continuing Studies of the University of Toronto..
Since 2000, he has been a member of the Advisory Committee of Enterprise Toronto of the City of Toronto and was a member of the Tax Practitioners Consultation Group with Canada Revenue Agency from 2001 to 2005.
He is a founding member of the Asian Advisory Council of PepsiCo Canada created in 2006.
Wilbert served as President of ACCE from 1998-2002 and co-founded the Chinese Canadian Entrepreneur Awards in 1997.
He has served on the board of Community Alliance for York Region Education (CAYRE) and has been an Advisor of SEAS Community Centre since 2002.
He was a Vice President of the Chinese Professionals Association of Canada (CPAC) and its Education Foundation for 4 years until 2009.