Our Team

Fiscal Talent

The Team

Shallan MacKay

Recruitment Manager

Shallan has over 15 years of experience in recruiting, leadership, training & development. Starting her agency recruitment career over 6 years ago. Shallan is a specialized recruiter in Accounting & Finance; having previously worked and trained under a Global recruitment firm. Her additional staffing & recruitment experience comes from establishing the Accounting & Finance division of a Canadian-owned, local start-up. As a results-oriented professional, she is known for creating and maintaining strong relationships, and being adaptable to the individual needs of clients, candidates, and team members while fostering an environment of personal and professional growth.  Shallan prides herself on finding long term placements for both candidates & clients by ensuring not only the required skills and experience are met,  but also the corporate culture and core values are aligned for both parties. 

Clifton Kanto

Consulting Manager

Clifton is a former Professional Accountant and CFO with over 20 years’ of direct experience in Finance & Accounting Recruitment. Kicking off his career in recruitment, he led the development of a senior-level Finance & Accounting consulting group on behalf of a major multinational recruiting company. Later, Clifton founded a boutique Finance & Accounting recruiting firm serving Western Canada. Clifton is a Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC) and Professional Life Coach.  A life-long learner, he absorbs emerging information and is constantly scanning the horizon for new ways to serve clients and candidates. The ultimate matchmaker, Clifton excels at understanding client requirements, then generates the optimal and creative path to bring great people, jobs, and companies successfully together. Clifton’s passion for helping people find their dream job and companies find top talent is fueled by his belief that the right match can truly change someone’s life. 



Business Development Representative

Sarwan is an accomplished sales and marketing specialist with 10+ years of experience, driving revenue growth & increasing market share for a wide range of companies. With a passion for building strong relationships and a deep understanding of customer needs, he has a proven track record of developing & executing successful sales and marketing strategies.  Sarwan is highly skilled in identifying new business opportunities, negotiating contracts, & establishing partnerships that deliver significant value to his clients & partners.  He is know for his problem-solving skills, strategic mindset, and commitment to delivering exceptional results. His ability to think outside the box and adapt quickly to changing market conditions has earned him a reputation as a trusted advisor and go-to resource for sales & marketing expertise. 

Atcha Burns

Administrative Assistant

Atcha is an Administrative Professional with 9+ years of experience working in customer-facing roles in multiple industries across the globe. Displayed in her day-to-day work, she is a detail-oriented and quality-focused professional with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Atcha has demonstrated the ability to maintain a high-functioning office workflow by providing consistent clerical support and ensuring systems are in place and running efficiently. She is a passionate professional who believes in integrity and is committed to delivering excellence. With her education and extensive background in travel tourism, hospitality, social media marketing, visual content production, human resources, & graphic design; Atcha brings a unique skill set to Fiscal Talent. 




CEO / Co-Founder / Manager, Technical Interviews

Alex (CPA, CA) is an entrepreneur & experienced public company CFO and director. He has served as the CFO of several listed companies and has assisted dozens of issuers in navigating the public markets. In addition to all his endeavors, Alex has held several board positions over his career and is an entrepreneur. He has previously served as one of the youngest elected people in Canada on his local School Board, was formerly a member of the University of Fraser Valley’s (UFV) Board of Governors, and has served as President of the Board of one of the largest social services agencies. He led or participated in executive searches at UFV, Chilliwack School Board, and Chilliwack Community Services. For all his early accomplishments, he was awarded the inaugural Young Distinguished Alumni Award from his Alma Mater, the University of the Fraser Valley. 



Co-Founder / President 

Devon has 15+ years of experience in business development, hands-on service, and customer orientation. He is a resourceful professional, and a strong communicator, with the expertise to motivate and inspire performance across an organization. Consistently going beyond what is expected, Devon has a proven track record when it comes to working under pressure. His in-depth knowledge of the customer base and committed desire to deliver makes working with him a memorable experience for all parties. 

If you would like to know more about working with Fiscal Talent , please reach out to Devon. He would be more than happy to discuss all options with you.