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Bob Wang, CPA, CA – 2019 40 Under 40 Honoree

Bob Wang

Bob Wang, CPA, CA

Senior Advisor
Deloitte LLP
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Career Highlights:

  • Founded a high growth CPA firm specialized in cloud accounting. In three years, Legacy advantage scaled to 30 people and was acquired by Deloitte
  • As a member of Intuit’s Trainer Writer network, I contributed articles and spoke at various events, helping peers overcome their barriers.

What are you doing to make a difference in the profession, your community, the world?

  • As the treasurer of the Fringe Festival, Bob stewarded funds of this non-profit association for the benefit of Canadian performance artists.
  • Hosted webinars and spoke at events with Knowledge Bureau, ReceiptBank and Intuit on topics such as Scaling your Practice from 0-100 people, Marketing 101, Buying and Selling your Practice 
  • Spoke at a Cold Tea Collective event, encouraging Asian Entrepreneurs to lead and make a difference in their communities

Favorite books/websites/speakers that you find influential

  • John Maxwell
  • Daniel Pink
  • Simon Sinek

What do you see yourself doing professionally in 10 years?

  • Starting or joining an accounting software company to continue to drive accounting automation and change lives.

What accounting conferences do you normally attend?

  • Quickbooks Connect

What websites/magazines do you use to keep up on news of the accounting profession?

  • Firm of the Future Blog
  • Facebook Groups such as QB-HQ 


See all of the “40 Under 40” honorees for 2019.