Andrew James

Partner, Audit

KPMG in Canada

Joined KPMG Australia in 2003 and transferred to the Vancouver office in 2006. Delivers audit and accounting advisory services to companies across a variety of industries including publicly listed and private companies.

Extensive experience in the mining and forest products industries.

Current chair of a forum of chartered professional accountants from Vancouver mining companies that considers accounting, reporting and business-related matters impacting the industry.

Leads global audits of publicly listed companies involving teams from a variety of countries across the globe.

Provides accounting advisory services to mining and forest products companies including matters related to: Alternative financing such as metal streaming arrangements, Changes in accounting standards.




  • Advisory
  • Capital Markets
  • Financial Services
  • Bachelor Commerce, University of Adelaide, Australia

  • CPA, CA Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada

  • CA Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

  • Speaker at KPMG’s bi-annual financial reporting update

  • Board member and Treasurer, Canada Australia & New Zealand Business Association

  • Advisor to Power to Play, an organization that provides inspirational outdoor activities to youths that are disadvantaged or living with disabilities.