Members of the BoardAnthony Barke, Chair
Building relationships through his extensive community involvement and long-standing career, Tony Barke has many years of helping clients resolve commercial disputes in a collaborative environment.
He is recognized as an expert in civil litigation matters, contract claims and economic loss calculations and has provided expert witness testimony in the BC Supreme Court, BC Court of Appeal, Federal Court of Canada, BC Securities Commission and various other arbitration hearings. He has a strong track record of finding resolution to contentious claim situations.
Tony is the former Senior Partner and Advisory Leader in Deloitte, Vancouver, with more than 35 years of experience. Working with C suite executives, Tony's experience includes both public and non-public companies in a variety of business sectors including financial institutions, construction, government, manufacturing, distribution, and the forests products industry. Tony is a Board member and Chair of the Audit Committee of CTBC Bank Corp (Canada).
In addition, Tony understands the non-for-profit sector from his participation as Chair and President of Science World, Board Member of Ballet B.C., the Collingwood School Society, and Vice-chair of United Way fundraising campaigns.