Patrick Carruthers, is a 2nd generation Chartered Accountant with Grant Thornton in Halifax, following his father who started with Grant Thornton in 1983. Patrick graduated from StFX University in 2013 with a BBA (Honours with Distinction). In his fourth year, Patrick held the Vice President Finance position for the StFX students’ union. Patrick enjoys continued involvement with StFX through his role as alumni class Vice President.
In 2015, Patrick was a member of the final class to obtain the Chartered Accountant designation. His current focus with Grant Thornton is in the tax department where he is enrolled in the in-depth tax program.
Growing up, Patrick spent his summers in River John, Nova Scotia at the family cottage, surrounded by family and friends. Outside of work, Patrick enjoys his participation on the Grant Thornton team in the Chartered Accountant’s hockey league. Patrick’s community involvement has included volunteerism with the Adaptive Adult Swimming Program, StudentsNS, CASA, Special Olympics, and Board Membership with the Cobequid Community Health Centre Foundation.