Filomena is an Assurance & Advisory Partner at BGD. She is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 20 years’ experience, servicing clients across a range of industries, such as consumer packaged foods, construction & real estate, manufacturing, mining, retail and professionals.

Her diversified and extensive experience includes leading projects at a national Canadian grocery and retail chain in the implementation of SAP, business processes, internal controls and procedures and advisory services to a variety of businesses.

Filomena is an active member of the Toronto and Mississauga Board of Trade, the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce, the Federation of Portuguese-Canadian Business Professionals and Women in Mining Association.

Area of Expertise:

  • Corporate Reporting
  • Audits & Reviews
  • Internal Control Assessments
  • Performance Measurements
  • Financial Projections and Forecasts

Industry Experience:

  • Engineering & Construction
  • Media & Entertainment
  • Mining & Metals
  • Real Estate
  • Restaurant and Food Services

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Should you incorporate your small business?

This is a difficult decision that many small business owners face at the start of their business or when they experience early growth. “When is the right time to incorporate and what does this mean? And if not, how should I structure my business?” Well, first you need to know the different structures a business […]

Possible Pitfalls Arising Due to Foreign Fund Transfers into Canada

When not properly reported, the CRA views money coming into Canada from any other country as income. You may have moved to Canada from your home country recently or you may not have ever visited your country of origin.