Alan Farber is the founder and Joint Managing Partner of Farber.
Since 1979, Alan Farber has been a driving force in transforming the firm into one of the leading independent providers of financial advisory services in Canada.
Alan Farber has assembled a dynamic group of people at Farber who deliver exceptional results, provide responsive client service, and offer innovative, practical insight. He has built and led the firm through hard work and by exceeding client expectations, while attracting like-minded partners and staff. He has created a culture of respect and deep commitment to the firm amongst the staff, now totaling over 250 people in offices across the country. Passionately committed to the Firm, Alan Farber has implemented progressive initiatives which make A. Farber and Partners a unique firm to work for.
Alan’s insolvency practice focuses on corporate insolvency, restructuring, and distressed financial advisory services. His commitment to responsive, practical results helps corporations, lenders, executives and their advisors resolve their issues.
Over the years, Alan Farber has earned a tremendous reputation for his creativity, energy, and adherence to the highest professional standards. He has applied his considerable expertise to numerous insolvency and restructuring engagements in virtually every sector of the economy.
Alan Farber is passionate not only about Farber, but also about his personal commitment to a peaceful, vibrant and sustainable society. Alan Farber has been a generous supporter and active volunteer for many causes, including the North York General Hospital, the United Jewish Appeal, the Canadian Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Centre, and the Koby Mandell Foundation.
Education & Professional Qualifications
Bachelor of Commerce, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa, 1971
Chartered Accountant (CA), South African Institute of Chartered Accountants, 1974
Chartered Accountant (CA), Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, 1977
Chartered Insolvency and Restructuring Professional (CIRP), Canada, 1979
Licensed Insolvency Trustee, Canada, 1982
Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, 2012