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Louis J. Sapi  MBA, CA, CPA

Biography

Graduated from the world renowned Schulich School of Business in 1986 with an MBA.

Deloitte Haskins and Sells 1985 Alumni.

Obtained CA designation in 1985.

Managing Partner & CEO, of HS & Partners LLP, Chartered Professional Accountants. Established Chartered Accounting practice as a sole proprietor in 1986. As of today, there are 21 professionals practicing in various areas; audits of not-for-profit organizations and Listed (Public) companies, specialty investigative audits, accounting and systems engagements for medium to large clients’, sophisticated tax planning for corporate and personal and estate planning for executives and owner-entrepreneurs.

Member of the fundraising board of the Brothers of the Good Sheppard Ministry 1992 – 1999.

Founded the Affinity Financial Group of companies (1991 to 2002). A diverse group of financial service companies including,  merchant banking, insurance, investment planning and asset management.

CEO of The Office Mover, a Toronto based Service Company (2004 to current).

Founder and Chairman of The Charger Foundation – a charitable foundation 2001 to current.

Treasurer – Hillcrest Private School 2003.

Director and Chair of the audit committee of Volcanic Metals Exploration (VME) listed on the TSX. 2001 to 2006.

Chairman of the Board for the Bluebird Group of Companies. 1998 to 2006.

Executive of Young Presidents Organization (YPO) Toronto Chapter. 2000 to 2007.

Member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO). 2000 to 2011.

Member of World Presidents Organization (WPO) 2011 to current.

Director and Chair of the Audit committee for The Jane Goodall Institute of Canada a Charitable Foundation. 2008 to 2010.

Guest Speaker at RIC Centre, Growing Your Business, April 2012.

Ric Centre Mentor to High Tech Start up Companies, 2012 to Present

Guest Speaker at Forever Young News Magazine, An Interactive Learning Symposium & Expo for Retirees and Soon-To-Be Retirees, October 22, 2005.

Speaker/Presenter at the 2011 International Foundation 44th Annual Canadian Employee Benefits Conference.

Authored the best selling and acclaimed book “Mothers and Fathers – Health and Financial Advices to share with your parents”

Has published articles for numerous publications, has appeared on radio and T.V. and has been the keynote and/or guest speaker at many events.

Continues in Investment banking projects, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Finance, Real Estate, and Management Consulting.

Member of Fundraising Committee of Headwaters Health Care Foundation – Orangeville Hospital – 2012 – Present