Brendan Johnson

MAcc, CPA, CA
Manager
Ottawa

“My favourite part about working at Welch is growing together alongside my colleagues as we strive to bring the highest value to our clients. It is a tremendous feeling knowing that the work we perform is allowing our clients to continue to grow and achieve their own personal goals”

Brendan joined the Welch LLP team as a co-op student in 2013. After graduating from Carleton University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 2014, he joined Welch full-time as a staff accountant. He subsequently completed his Master of Accounting (MAcc) as part of the program’s inaugural class at Carleton University in 2016.

He then went on to receive his Chartered Professional Accountant and Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA) designation in 2017. Brendan’s experience includes audits, reviews and notice to reader engagements, primarily for small and medium sized enterprises, not-for-profit organizations and government entities. He also is experienced in providing personal and corporate tax services.

Quick Facts

Joined Welch in

2013

Education

Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting (Carleton University) and Master of Accounting (Carleton University)

Hobbies/ talents

Playing and watching hockey, snowboarding, tennis, guitar

Favourite books

Nineteen Eighty-Four and Catch-22

Most memorable vacation

Graduation trip to Mexico with family

Personal accomplishment/ most proud of?

Obtaining CPA, CA designation