Established in 1918, Welch LLP has been delivering quality service for over 100 years. Welch has stood out by developing long-standing relationships with our clients based on trust, expertise, and the highest level of service. Welch LLP has won numerous awards for professionalism and service, including 2018 Professional Service Firm of the Year, 2018 Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers, and the 2017 Best Ottawa Business Award.
Each member of our team is always willing to go the extra mile, providing exceptional service to our clients. As a member of BKR International, Welch has access to extensive resources and professional expertise to help our clients do business around the world. This allows us to remain a regional firm, dedicated to our local business community, while giving us a global reach to help you with any cross border or international business issues you may be facing.
As an innovative tech company, it is imperative that you have the international reach that will propel your business forward. Whether your business is in its early stages, or you're looking to exit, our team at Welch provides full service support for the lifecycle of your business in all things financial, assurance, accounting and tax. Whether your business is in its early stages, or you’re looking to exit, our team at Welch is full lifecycle in our support of your business in all things financial, accounting and tax for innovators.
Welch LLP goes beyond simple tax, audit, and accounting services. Each and every one of our team members is an expert in their field, allowing us to provide you with additional insights on your business and to help you meet your goals.
MEET OUR TEAM LEADERS
BRYAN HARALOVICH CPA, CA
Bryan leads Welch’s Technology Services group. He has served technology companies from start-up to successful exit, including support with public and private financing. The majority of Bryan’s clients have had a global footprint and the experience he gained in that sector allows him to support entrepreneurs in managing issues arising from doing business abroad.
ALESSANDRO D’ANGELO, CPA, CA
Alessandro has over 10 years of experience providing assurance, accounting and tax advisory services to international entrepreneurial businesses. He has extensive experience helping companies that have complex structures and engage in business internationally and provides integrates assurance, accounting and tax solutions to clients from start up to exit.
JOSHUA SMITH, CPA, CA
Joshua Smith is the partner who leads the business incentives practice at Welch LLP, a group focused on maximizing cash flows for clients through the use of Scientific Research and Experimental Development, Ontario Interactive Digital Media and other tax credit claims as well as other business incentives.MORE ABOUT SR&ED
ALAN TIPPETT, CPA (Indiana)
Director of U.S. Tax Advisory
Alan is the Director of US and Cross-Border Tax Services in the Ottawa office where he leads the US Tax compliance and advisory team. His public accounting experience has been focused on providing US and Cross-Border tax services to corporations, partnerships, and individuals. Alan formerly worked at a large accounting firm in Indianapolis, Indiana, before relocating to Ottawa. Alan is both a CPA and a lawyer.MORE ABOUT U.S. TAX
Kayla Cavanagh, CPA, CA
Kayla has a vast expertise in the private industry and public practice providing assurance, accounting and tax advisory services. Kayla supports Alessandro and Bryan in providing exceptional services to clients raging form startup to public companies.
“Snowline has been extremely happy with the Welch relationship and the quality of work Bryan's team has produced over the years. We appreciate attention to detail, expertise, and timely execution of deliverables and Welch has delivered on all fronts. We look forward to growing with Welch as we continue to expand our business.”
“We wanted to work with a financial services firm where we could rely on getting support for our business right here in our back yard in Ottawa, as opposed to work being farmed out to different locations. We believe in long-term partnerships and relationships. The financial services provided by Bryan and his team were fantastic. I am pleased with the decision to move to Welch LLP, and the local relationships are much appreciated. I recommend their service to anyone looking to grow deeper roots in the Ottawa region.”
“I can confidently say Welch has helped us address all our needs and then some. We are thrilled with Bryan as our partner and main contact, as he's extremely responsive and knowledgeable across the board. Every Welch LLP resource he's brought in to help us with specific needs has been exactly the same and we have enjoyed getting to know the team.”