Patrick O’Connor is a Manager with MNP’s Corporate Finance & Valuations group in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Drawing on more than five years of corporate finance, valuation, audit and tax experience. Patrick works with clients understand the value of their organization and helps organizations who are looking to transact both as a buyer and a seller.

He has knowledge and experience in the areas of transaction advisory & business valuation. Patrick’s experience in valuations includes value for tax reorganizations, litigation, loss quantification, and value/price consulting for the purposes of a transaction. Patrick’s experience in transaction advisory includes marketing, deal structure and financing negotiations for both buyers and sellers.

Patrick’s has experience across various industries with a focus on owner-managed, small and medium sized enterprises. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Acadia University in 2014. He became a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) in 2017 and is currently enrolled with the institute of Chartered Business Valuators.

Patrick is a member of the Friends of Hope Cottage board and sits as the Awards Chair for the Family Business Atlantic Association recognizing annually businesses for their outstanding achievements in Atlantic Canada. Prior to working in valuations and corporate finance Patrick worked with MNP LLP and WBLI LLP in their audit and assurance group.

Patrick O’Connor

Chair, Family Business Awards of Excellence Program (Ex officio)