As integral part of the Executive Team at WCG, Ben Forsyth provides strategic and financial oversight to the company through forecasting, strategic planning, and leading WCG’s financial department in its day-to-day activities. Ben carries more than 20 years of financial work-experience, having served as WCG’s Director of Finance since 2017, and prior to that as Controller for eight years, and Assistant Controller for two more.
Ben’s insightful approach to financial systems have brought workflow efficiencies to WCG’s finance department, resulting in substantial business improvements throughout the organization. Ben is a Chartered Professional Account and Certified General Accountant with a Bachelor of Commerce from University of Calgary and obtained a Master of Business and Administration (Specialized in Leadership) from Royal Roads in Victoria.
Ben continuously strengthens the fabric of WCG’s Executive Team and the organization as a whole through his recognition of the importance of collaboration, openness, and work-life balance.