A nonprofit organization engaging leading entrepreneurs to learn and grow.

A veritable west coast paradise, Vancouver Island is as famous for its temperate climate and thriving arts community as it is for its vibrant entrepreneurial scene. Named the best island in the Continental US and Canada, its rugged beaches and remote coastal communities beg to be explored.




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$3 M

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EO Vancouver Island

Chapter President

Richard Van Leeuwen

Rich Van Leeuwen, a Chartered Professional Accountant and entrepreneur, owns Numberra Chartered Professional Accountants, known for top-notch, personalized accounting services. With over two decades of experience, Rich honed his skills in tax planning, auditing, and financial analysis, earning recognition and leadership roles. Driven by his client-centric vision, he founded Numberra, offering a wide range of services including tax compliance and consulting, financial statements and planning. Rich prioritizes building lasting relationships with clients, understanding their unique needs, and ensuring personalized attention. Numberra leads in accounting innovation, embracing technology for efficient service delivery. Beyond work, Rich enjoys family time, martial arts, and outdoor activities, reflecting his commitment to exceptional service and community impact.

Chapter Management

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Calina Guzman