CPABC honours Burrard Properties' Doug Allan with Early Achievement Award
Doug Allan, CPA, CA, has been honoured with an Early Achievement Award by the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC). The Early Achievement Award recognizes CPAs who distinguish themselves early in their CPA career through professional achievement and volunteer service, with an emphasis on professional accomplishments.
Doug Allan, CPA, CA is the vice president, finance and operations with the Vancouver-based real estate development company Burrard Properties. Also a member of its board, he works closely with ownership in crafting Burrard’s strategic planning process. From 2013 to 2019, Allan served as treasurer with North Vancouver’s Polygon Gallery. As part of its $20 million new gallery development project, Allan sourced financing, implemented controls, modernized financial statements and reporting, and increased board engagement with financial matters. Allan began his career at EY, obtaining his designation in B.C. in 2011. His efforts towards enhancing EY’s client service model with knowledge-based tools were recognized in 2015 with the EY Canada Better Begins with You Award for exceptional client service, and in 2017, Doug was named to EY Canada’s Top Alumni Under 40.