Alex Barber

– CFO / Vice President –


The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.
– H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Alex was born in London, England. He studied Politics and Education at the University of York.

Alex sold his UK chartered accountancy practice in 2010 immigrating to Canada and in 2013 converted his UK qualification to become a Canadian chartered accountant and CPA. In June 2015 Alex joined International Migration Services as Director of Accounting Operations.

After graduation, he trained as a Chartered Accountant in London. Afterwards, he started his own Chartered Accountancy specializing in owner managed start-up companies in Manchester. Alex has over 25 years’ experience and has been involved in several start-up companies in the U.K, which have become brand leaders.

After immigration to Canada in 2010, Alex converted his UK qualification to a Canadian CA and CPA. In 2015, he joined IMS as director of Accounting Operations. Alex is a keen tennis player and dog owner having had several rescue dogs and currently has two cocker spaniel rescues dogs.

And he is actively involved in his wife’s global web business supplying pet products and supporting the pet rescue community. He has an interest in social media and digital marketing, and has a Foundation Diploma in Digital Marketing.