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Webinar with KPMG: Reopening for Business and Preparing for your New Reality

June 18, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

As the province takes steps towards reopening and restarting our economy, what factors should business leaders and owners have top of mind? While planning for the safe return to a physical workplace remains a top priority for all, business leaders should factor in financial and operational considerations and develop their plans accordingly. In this webinar, Ben Gaster of KPMG will introduce preparing for your new reality, including:

  • Reopening physical workplaces and what we are hearing in the market
  • Scenario planning considerations
  • Stakeholder management


Thursday, June 18, 2020; 12:00pm – 12:30pm


Free & exclusive to members of the Richmond Chamber with advance registration.


Ben Gaster,  Partner, Deal Advisory, Operations M&A, KPMG Canada

Ben is a Partner in our Greater Vancouver Deal Advisory team and leads the Operations M&A practice, which comprises Operational Due Diligence, Integration and Separation and Value Creation services. Ben brings 18 years of experience supporting clients in and around the deal process. This includes assisting business owners who are preparing their business for sale and buyers with identifying opportunities and risks from a potential transaction and post-merger implementation to realize the optimal outcome.

Prior to joining KPMG Canada, Ben was based in the UK where he worked with clients from across the UK, Europe and Africa. Ben also completed an extended placement at a major UK clearing Bank where he worked with the large and mid-market corporate credit teams (bilateral and syndicated debt) on mergers, restructuring and re-financing.


Richmond Chamber of Commerce