Daniel Graduated from the University of Toronto (Erindale College, Mississauga) with a Bachelor of Commerce in 1988 and obtained his Chartered Accountant designation in 2004. Mr Downey has a diversified background with small to medium-sized public accounting firms with experience in assurance services, corporate and personal tax assignments and excise tax, in diverse industries including real estate operations, non-for-profit regional and national charitable organizations, and franchising. Daniel has over one year and a half experience with a large international firm (Ernst & Young LLP) as a Senior Staff Accountant Level 3, where he obtained experience with a number of clients including non-for-profit organizations, real estate rentals, manufacturing companies, pension plans and investment trusts, and public company interim review engagements.
Mr Downey is currently a part of the HS & Partners family as a Senior Staff Accountant and was promoted to Supervisor in 2018. His goals include continuing to learn and develop new skills, networking and meeting new people.
Daniel is also originally from a northern Ontario railroad town north of Sudbury, Ontario and is an avid fan of the outdoors and nature in general. He is an uncle to six adult children and a great uncle to twelve.