Catherine Salhus

Catherine Salhus, CPA, CA, CIA

Senior Manager, Advisory Services

500 - 1620 Dickson Avenue

Kelowna, British Columbia  V1Y 9Y2


Catherine works as a Senior Manager in the Risk Advisory group, working with the Practice Leader, Risk Advisory to build and manage the practice area. Catherine has 19 years of accounting experience. She currently specializes in the area of risk advisory services which includes internal audit, risk management, efficiency reviews, compliance, and corporate governance. Her extensive background experience also includes external audit and tax work. Catherine has worked with an extensive client base, including financial institutions, industry, government, post-secondary institutions, and other not for profits. Catherine has acted as an outsourced Chief Audit Executive for several clients and has extensive experience in all aspects of risk-based internal audit planning, detailed internal audit fieldwork, reporting to executive leadership teams, as well as boards of directors and interacting directly with respective regulators. Due to her expansive background in external audit and tax before focusing specifically on risk advisory work, Catherine is able to consider all relevant aspects when considering business issues.

Professional Affiliations

  • Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia
  • Certified Internal Auditors of Canada


  • Bachelor of Business Administration,  University of British Columbia
  • Diploma in Financial Management, BCIT