Richard Kirby, LLB, MBA, ICD.D

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Past-Chair

Richard is the president and co-founder of Midnight Integrated Financial, which runs a number of businesses including private equity and proprietary FX derivative trading strategies. Previous to Richard’s new life as an entrepreneur, he was the managing partner of Felesky Flynn LLP’s Edmonton office. Richard’s practice focused on personal and corporate tax planning for entrepreneurs and public corporations.

Richard holds an MBA from Cornell University and is a regular lecturer for various professional bodies including the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta, the Canadian Bar Association and the Canadian Tax Foundation. Richard has published several tax-focused articles and is the co-author of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants’ national partnership course.

Richard was honoured to receive a Lexpert Rising Star Leading Lawyer Under 40 Award in 2011 and to be named one of Edmonton’s Top 40 Under 40 community leaders by Avenue Edmonton in 2013.