Sergio Ruivo was born in Leiria, Portugal and immigrated to Canada with his family at a young age. Sergio graduated from university in 1985 with Honours Bachelor Degree in Finance and was admitted to Order of Chartered Accountants of Ontario in 1987. Sergio Ruivo is a Chartered Accountant with more than 30 years experience in public accounting/management consulting. He spent several years within industry in senior financial roles, before moving into the commodity sales tax consulting field and a return to the practice of public accounting primarily serving the needs of the Portuguese business community.
Sergio is a past President, Treasurer and current Vice-President of the Federation of Portuguese Business and Professionals (FPCBP) and has been on the boards of various other community organizations over the years. He has thoroughly enjoyed his return to Public Accounting in large part due the great support he has received. He is focused on bringing a high level of professionalism to his practice and ensuring that the clients, in particular Portuguese businesses, achieve sustainable long-term success within the broader Canadian business context.