Derek Chu


“Joining Welch gives me the flexibility to serve clients of all sizes, and provide tailored service to meet their needs.”

Derek Chu is the Senior Manager of Assurance Services at Welch Toronto. Prior to joining Welch, Derek was supporting clients as a senior manager with a global accounting firm, with primarily focus on providing assurance and tax services to NPOs, public sector, private sector owner-managed organizations, and pension plans.

Derek also has experience working as the Interim Controller for a national law firm.

Derek graduated from the University of Toronto with a bachelor of Commerce degree in 2007, and received his Chartered Accountant designation in 2009.

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Bachelor of Commerce, University of Toronto

Most memorable vacation

Peru in 2010