Nov 7, 2023

David Sherwood – Vice President, Finance – BC Housing

By PFM Search

PFM Executive Search is excited to announce that David Sherwood has accepted the role of Vice President of Finance with BC Housing, effective October 23rd.

David joins BC Housing most recently from the role of Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at BC Financial Services Authority (BCFSA), the Crown agency responsible for the supervision and regulation of the financial services sector in the province.

Instrumental in transitioning the former Financial Institutions Commission (FICOM) to the current BCFSA, David developed the financial operating model and strategy, and led financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting and operations. His portfolio also included the enterprise risk, facilities, and procurement teams, providing key services and support to operational and administrative teams across the business.

Prior to joining BCFSA, David held senior roles in BC Government and at DXC Advanced Solutions. His background includes leading business and technology teams at other Crown agencies and within the financial services sector.

David holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Manchester, England and is a Chartered Professional Accountant.

On behalf of PFM Executive Search, congratulations David!

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