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Killian Ruby




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Professional History

Killian Ruby joined Wolrige Mahon LLP in 2012 as Partner in charge of the Public Company practice. Prior to joining Wolrige Mahon he worked in a major international professional services firm in Canada and Ireland, working predominantly in its financial services business line. Killian served as an active member of that firm’s National Office Technical Topic Team on Financial Instruments. Killian is also a member of the audit and accounting committee of Baker Tilly International.

Professional Education

Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia - Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Accountant 2009 (CPA, CA) 

Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ireland - Chartered Accountant, 2002

Irish Association of Corporate Treasurers / Dublin City University - Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Treasury, 2002

National University of Ireland (Cork) - Bachelor of Science (Accounting), 1998


Practice Areas

Killian provides general audit services to publically accountable entities:

  • Providing assurance services for public companies
  • Auditing and reviewing financial statements and financial information
  • Assisting clients through the initial public offering process
  • Providing internal audit support services
  • Assisting entities with internal control certificate compliance
  • Providing accounting advisory services
  • Assisting entities with understanding and transitioning to new accounting standards
  • Key industries include:
    • Junior exploration entities
    • Mortgage investment funds
    • Mutual and pooled investment funds

Examples Of Assignments

Killian has gained in-depth industry knowledge from his time in Canada and Ireland in a range of financial and non-financial services sectors, including:

  • Banking (retail & capital markets)
  • Credit unions
  • Methanol production
  • Sports and entertainment
  • Fund management companies
  • Hedge funds
  • Private equity investment partnerships
  • Structured finance vehicles
  • Aircraft engine overhaul
  • Radio stations

Community Affiliations

Irish Chambers of Commerce in Canada – President of the Board (Vancouver Chapter)

Baker Tilly International – Audit and Accounting Committee Member