News: Crowe Soberman LLP continues to grow, welcoming three new partners

Date: January, 2018 three new partners

TORONTO, ON – January 1, 2018 – Crowe Soberman LLP welcomes Alex Carswell, David Silber and Frédéric Pansieri to the firm’s partnership, effective immediately.

“Becoming a partner is a momentous career milestone and I’m incredibly proud of our three newest additions to the partnership,” says Jerry Cukier, Managing Partner of Crowe Soberman LLP. “Alex, David and Frédéric have been selected for providing our clients with exceptional service, leading our people in high-performing teams and embodying our mission of making smart decisions that create lasting value. I thank each of them for their continued leadership and contributions to our clients, people and communities.”

Alex Carswell

Since joining Crowe Soberman in 2010, Alex has made it his business to provide exceptional service to clients and has committed to exceeding their expectations. He enjoys exposure to a diverse set of industries, including health care; information technology; manufacturing, wholesale, and distribution; pension plans; as well as not-for-profit and charitable organizations. While learning the unique aspects and beats for each client, Alex is also proactively finding solutions to ensure client success. “I am passionate about learning about businesses and like to know what makes them tick.”

Connect with Alex directly at 416.963.7208 or via email at

David Silber

David is involved in all aspects of the firm’s tax practice, including both domestic and international matters. His professional expertise includes estate and trust planning, domestic tax, corporate tax planning and corporate reorganization and structuring. David works closely with clients from various sectors and industries. His client portfolio includes high-net-worth individuals, owner-managed companies, professional athletes, entrepreneurs and real estate developers/landlords. When he is not assisting clients with their personal and corporate tax planning, David enjoys problem-solving and offering creative solutions to clients.

Connect with David directly at 416.963.7196 or via email at

Frédéric Pansieri

Frédéric has extensive commodity tax, as well as corporate income tax experience at the federal level and in various provincial tax jurisdictions across Canada. A frequent author on articles pertaining to GST/HST and a member of the Crowe Horwath International VAT Steering Committee, Frédéric specializes in various areas of taxation including scientific research and experimental development (SR&ED), commodity taxes and cross-border tax issues. He also has extensive experience negotiating with tax auditors and handling day-today management of tax-related issues and compliance within a corporation.

Connect with Frédéric directly at 416.963.7237 or via email at

About Crowe Soberman LLP

Celebrating 60 years in the Toronto community, our 29 partners and 160 team members make Crowe Soberman one of the leading accounting & advisory firms in Canada. We are Chartered Professional Accountants, tax professionals and financial consultants to high-net-worth individuals, not-for-profit entities, and entrepreneurial companies.  We focus on the healthcare; construction & real estate; manufacturing & distribution; sports, entertainment & media; professionals; information technology and retail industries.  Our services include Audit & Advisory, Business Diagnostics Solutions, Corporate Recovery & Turnaround, Due Diligence, Estates & Trusts, HR Consulting, Indirect Tax, International Tax, Management Services, Mergers & Acquisitions, Personal Insolvency, Sports & Entertainment, Succession Planning, SuRE Services for Family Business (Succession, Retirement, and Estate Planning), Tax and Valuations | Forensics |Litigation.

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