Our Team

Leadership

Priya Tailor, Life Licensed Insurance Advisor Operations Manager, Facet Advisors Wealth Strategies Inc.
Priya Tailor, Life Licensed Insurance Advisor Operations Manager, Facet Advisors Wealth Strategies Inc.

Priya is a Life Licensed Insurance Advisor and has been a part of the industry for over 10 years. In her role she integrates seamlessly into the Facet Advisors Wealth Strategies Inc. hub and brings even more diversity to Facet’s offerings.

Priya’s skills include analysis of current insurance portfolios and recommendations for streamlining to maximize protection. She is also a valuable asset in analyzing employee offerings including Group Benefits, Personal Health Spending Accounts, and Health & Dental Insurance. Priya has been highly successful in adding value to several clients.

 

Shannon van Tunen, CPA, CGA, EA Practice Leader, International Tax Services
Shannon van Tunen, CPA, CGA, EA Practice Leader, International Tax Services

Shannon is the Manager of Taxation Services at Facet Advisors. She excels at providing taxation services for private, public, and not-for-profit clients.

Shannon focuses on providing taxation and accounting services, Canadian and International Cross Border Tax services, as well as Canadian corporate and personal tax compliance. She is well versed in implementing various tax minimization strategies and has excellent knowledge of U.S. corporate and personal tax compliance.

Shannon also provides consultation to clients on various operational accounting, payroll, and further similar matters.

 

Tim J. Budy, CPA, CA Practice Leader, Assurance
Tim J. Budy, CPA, CA Practice Leader, Assurance

With over twenty years of experience under his belt Tim has been a key asset at Facet Advisors for over a decade. He provides owner-managed businesses, individuals and not-for-profit organizations with accounting, taxation and business advisory services. Tim’s strengths include fostering solid business relationships to facilitate the process of helping his clients achieve their financial goals. Tim’s broad experience includes cash flow analysis, due diligence and budgeting for business acquisitions, dispositions and mergers. He has also assisted many high net-worth individuals, owners and employees of numerous businesses in the areas of corporate and individual tax planning and preparation, the use of estates and trusts, succession planning, as well as accounting and general business consulting. Tim is a Magna Cum Laude from Colorado College and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia. Tim’s volunteering has included Board Director, Treasurer and Executive Committee member for the Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation, and Treasurer for the Vancouver Grey Cup Committee. A former professional hockey player, he coaches for the Langley Minor Hockey Association.

Priya Tailor, Life Licensed Insurance Advisor Operations Manager, Facet Advisors Wealth Strategies Inc.

Priya is a Life Licensed Insurance Advisor and has been a part of the industry for over 10 years. In her role she integrates seamlessly into the Facet Advisors Wealth Strategies Inc. hub and brings even more diversity to Facet’s offerings.

Priya’s skills include analysis of current insurance portfolios and recommendations for streamlining to maximize protection. She is also a valuable asset in analyzing employee offerings including Group Benefits, Personal Health Spending Accounts, and Health & Dental Insurance. Priya has been highly successful in adding value to several clients.

 

Shannon van Tunen, CPA, CGA, EA Practice Leader, International Tax Services

Shannon is the Manager of Taxation Services at Facet Advisors. She excels at providing taxation services for private, public, and not-for-profit clients.

Shannon focuses on providing taxation and accounting services, Canadian and International Cross Border Tax services, as well as Canadian corporate and personal tax compliance. She is well versed in implementing various tax minimization strategies and has excellent knowledge of U.S. corporate and personal tax compliance.

Shannon also provides consultation to clients on various operational accounting, payroll, and further similar matters.

 

Tim J. Budy, CPA, CA Practice Leader, Assurance

With over twenty years of experience under his belt Tim has been a key asset at Facet Advisors for over a decade. He provides owner-managed businesses, individuals and not-for-profit organizations with accounting, taxation and business advisory services. Tim’s strengths include fostering solid business relationships to facilitate the process of helping his clients achieve their financial goals. Tim’s broad experience includes cash flow analysis, due diligence and budgeting for business acquisitions, dispositions and mergers. He has also assisted many high net-worth individuals, owners and employees of numerous businesses in the areas of corporate and individual tax planning and preparation, the use of estates and trusts, succession planning, as well as accounting and general business consulting. Tim is a Magna Cum Laude from Colorado College and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia. Tim’s volunteering has included Board Director, Treasurer and Executive Committee member for the Langley Memorial Hospital Foundation, and Treasurer for the Vancouver Grey Cup Committee. A former professional hockey player, he coaches for the Langley Minor Hockey Association.

Peter C. Bond, CPA, CA Practice Leader, Assurance and Financial Services
Peter C. Bond, CPA, CA Practice Leader, Assurance and Financial Services

Sounds business and operational skills are just some of the skills that Peter, one of Facet Advisors’ founders, applies as the operational manager of the firm. With over 20 years’ experience as an accountant, Peter provides assurance and consulting services to both corporations and individuals. He offers solid business advisory services gleaned from years of experience and being a business owner. His long-term, relationship-based approach allows him to develop practical strategies that help his clients achieve their goals.

Peter’s experience ranges from conducts reviews and assurance services for a diverse array of owner-managed businesses in a wide variety of sectors such as real estate, high tech and manufacturing, as well as for lawyer and real estate trusts. Peter brings significant strategic assistance and financial due diligence in the purchase and sale of businesses for his clients.

Peter is a member in good standing of the Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia and a Board Member of the Semiahmoo Peninsula Affordable Housing Society.

Darren J. Millard, CPA, CA, TEP, CPA (Illinois) Practice Leader, Tax and Financial Services
Darren J. Millard, CPA, CA, TEP, CPA (Illinois) Practice Leader, Tax and Financial Services

A seasoned professional and one of Facet Advisors’ founders, Darren leads the international and cross border taxation division. His international tax, regulatory and compliance experience is unparalleled as is his ability to see the big picture while maintaining strong personal ties to his clients.

Darren has hands-on expertise in providing tax solutions and tax compliance services for individuals and corporations with cross-border activities between Canada and the U.S. He also provides strategic advice and financial due diligence for the purchase and sale of businesses. He has provided reorganization and turnaround services, loss utilization planning, amalgamations and remuneration planning, and preservation of personal assets. He also develops effective tax structures for partnership agreements.

Darren is a registered Estate and Trust Planner, a licensed Chartered Professional Accountant in British Columbia and Alberta, and a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of Illinois. A big supporter of charitable works, Darren volunteered on the Campaign Executive Committee for the Canuck Place Hospice in Abbotsford and was previously a Board Member for the Peach Arch Hospital and Canuck Place Children Hospice.

Peter C. Bond, CPA, CA Practice Leader, Assurance and Financial Services

Sounds business and operational skills are just some of the skills that Peter, one of Facet Advisors’ founders, applies as the operational manager of the firm. With over 20 years’ experience as an accountant, Peter provides assurance and consulting services to both corporations and individuals. He offers solid business advisory services gleaned from years of experience and being a business owner. His long-term, relationship-based approach allows him to develop practical strategies that help his clients achieve their goals.

Peter’s experience ranges from conducts reviews and assurance services for a diverse array of owner-managed businesses in a wide variety of sectors such as real estate, high tech and manufacturing, as well as for lawyer and real estate trusts. Peter brings significant strategic assistance and financial due diligence in the purchase and sale of businesses for his clients.

Peter is a member in good standing of the Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia and a Board Member of the Semiahmoo Peninsula Affordable Housing Society.

Darren J. Millard, CPA, CA, TEP, CPA (Illinois) Practice Leader, Tax and Financial Services

A seasoned professional and one of Facet Advisors’ founders, Darren leads the international and cross border taxation division. His international tax, regulatory and compliance experience is unparalleled as is his ability to see the big picture while maintaining strong personal ties to his clients.

Darren has hands-on expertise in providing tax solutions and tax compliance services for individuals and corporations with cross-border activities between Canada and the U.S. He also provides strategic advice and financial due diligence for the purchase and sale of businesses. He has provided reorganization and turnaround services, loss utilization planning, amalgamations and remuneration planning, and preservation of personal assets. He also develops effective tax structures for partnership agreements.

Darren is a registered Estate and Trust Planner, a licensed Chartered Professional Accountant in British Columbia and Alberta, and a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of Illinois. A big supporter of charitable works, Darren volunteered on the Campaign Executive Committee for the Canuck Place Hospice in Abbotsford and was previously a Board Member for the Peach Arch Hospital and Canuck Place Children Hospice.