Skip to main content



Robert Mathieu, PhD, FCPA, FCA, FCMA
Director of CPA Ontario Centre for Capital Markets and Behavioural Decision Making

Robert Mathieu teaches managerial accounting. For a decade, he taught in the MBA program both on campus and in Toronto.

His research interests are in the use of information by banks and the impact of voluntary disclosures on market participants. He has articles published in academic journals including Contemporary Accounting Research, European Accounting Review, Journal of Banking and Finance, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy.

Advisory Board

The Advisory Board assists and guides the centre director by overseeing the centre’s activities and helping to ensure that its goals are achieved. Members of the advisory board meet at least twice annually.

Representative from CPA Ontario

Sarah Skinner

Representatives from Public Practice

Jennifer Kennedy, CPA, CA - Independent

Robert Thompson - KPMG

Laurier Accounting Area Faculty Members

Leslie Berger, CPA, CA - Assistant Professor and KPMG Foundation Fellow in Accounting

Darren Henderson – Assistant Professor and William Birchall Foundation Fellowship

Robert Mathieu (Director) – Professor and Linamar Fellow in Accounting