Trust & Results

FinaSource is first and foremost a people-oriented team of professionals with complementary backgrounds and visions. Built on the perfect union between an overall strategic approach and in-depth detailed analysis, FinaSource is dedicated to supporting businesses in their financial decision-making and sound accounting management.

Meryam and Nancy’s combined skillsets guarantee a comprehensive offering of services that delivers tangible benefits to clients. Their respective areas of expertise let them go the extra step in their business analysis and in implementing effective turnkey solutions. A single meeting with the duo and you’ll immediately appreciate how the office is alive with a spirit of collaboration, healthy exchange of ideas and friendly atmosphere.

Meryam Smires

Meyram Smires, CPA, CA, M.LL. Tax
Meyram Smires, CPA, CA, M.LL. TaxFounder of FinaSource

With over 15 years in the financial sector, Meryam developed her expertise in various accounting, auditing, fiscal, consultation and financial operations departments, and has held senior positions at major companies including some of Canada’s biggest firms, like KPMG and Deloitte.

Beyond her training as a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA), Meryam holds a specialized Master of Law degree, taxation option, from HEC Montréal. As a numbers person, Meryam has a natural understanding of taxes.

Meryam has always aspired to be a financial director. After lengthy experience working for large corporations, she is now oriented toward helping small and medium-sized enterprises better understand their expenses and management as well as the impact of their financial decisions.

“I want to use my expertise and entrepreneurial vision to rethink the way we do accounting. With my in-depth knowledge of their reality, I offer entrepreneurs a complete and more effective range of services to help ensure the sound financial health of their business.”  

Her contribution to the team:

  • Developing a global vision of the company’s activities
  • Optimizing financial systems in place
  • Helping businesses understand the impact of their decisions and related issues

Nancy Ouellette

Nancy Ouellete, CPA, CA
Nancy Ouellete, CPA, CAPartner

Nancy is a Chartered Professional Accountant who brings to the team her extensive experience in the small and medium-sized enterprise sector. Over the course of her career, Nancy has developed diversified experience while working with a varied range of systems, situations and people.

After over 15 years as a controller, accountant, consolidation analyst and financial director at small accounting firms, family businesses and large corporations, Nancy joined the FinaSource team in January 2018 to pursue her greatest passion: the human side of the business.

Nancy puts a high value on this direct relationship with clients. Her human-focused vision of accounting draws on her expertise to support entrepreneurs in their daily tasks while applying meticulous attention to detail and to the company itself.

“I like to go beyond the business, getting to know the people I’m working with to better help them in concrete, direct ways. A detailed analysis of the particular issues and situations of each and every client allows me to put forward solutions that are truly tailored to their needs.”

Her contribution to the team:

  • Developing a microeconomic vision of the company’s activities
  • Ensuring rigorous, well organized implementation
  • Proposing a practical and concrete approach for each business