With nearly two decades of experience helping owner-managed businesses realize their growth potential Robert Dean has earned a reputation for asking unique questions and listening attentively for helpful insights. While unconventional by nature, Robert is laser focused on the problems and opportunities of his clients. Specializing in taxes, business and succession planning Robert has built a practice around tackling complex challenges and delivering results for clients. In 2012 he merged Edwards Dean and Company with WBLI Chartered Accountants, becoming partner at the region’s largest independent firm. A regular speaker and writer on issues related to taxes, strategy and succession planning for small to medium sized businesses Robert intimately understands the pressures and stress that accompany making payroll. Helping his clients means growth and to Robert growth means jobs and opportunities for families like his across the region.