Senior Finance Advisor
St. Regis Crystal
Harold Franks is Senior Finance Advisor at Markham, Ontario-based, St. Regis Crystal. St Regis Crystal is a supplier of crystal gifts and recognition products, each individually etched by highly skilled craftspeople. In 2012, it acquired Chicago-based, R.S. Owens & Company, a manufacturer of upscale awards, including Oscar statuettes and awards for the Emmys and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Harold is responsible for acquisitions and financing, with a focus on cross-border expansions and acquisitions. He joined the firm in 2011, after serving it for several years in private practice.
Over his 30+ year career, Harold has advised mid-size companies operating in Canada and the U.S., providing audit, income tax planning, and financial advisory services. In addition to his work in private practice, he has held senior finance roles in many industries, including commercial real estate, manufacturing, distribution and services.
Harold serves as a Director & Treasurer for a non-profit organization. He is a CA and member of the Chartered Accountants of Ontario.