Kevin Ballantyne


Kevin Ballantyne is a business consultant, part-time CFO and President of Profitable Wisdom. Based in Kitchener, Ontario, he helps companies in many industries, specializing in the retail, manufacturing, engineering and distribution sectors.

With 30 years of experience in financial management with companies ranging in size from small owner managed firms to large companies like Stantec, Sobeys and Gerber (Canada), Kevin has helped them to strategically grow profits and cash flow. As a consultant and advisor, his expertise in finding cost reduction opportunities, establishing profitability development plans and implementing strategic plans has helped many businesses achieve their growth potential.

Kevin works with clients to significantly improve the financial performance of their business using strategic planning, financial advice and programs to increase profitability and employee engagement. He helps businesses attain better revenue, increase profits and higher shareholder value.

Kevin’s specialties include business transitions and exit planning and through his financial expertise, he has helped business owners develop transition plans to exit or sell their business at maximum value.


Financial management
Strategic planning
Business transition
Personal financial planning
Training and development
Business plans


Profitability development
Strategic planning
Financial analysis & forecasting
Financial education
Business transition planning


Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA)
Wilfrid Laurier University, Honours Bachelor of Business Administration
Pinnacle Equity Solutions for Business Exit Consulting training
Canadian Institute of Financial Planning for Personal Financial Planning training