Claire Shawcross


Claire Shawcross, Senior Partner at SM Accounting Group started her career as the second generation owner of Shawcross and Associates.  With two designations, licenses in B.C, Alberta and Ontario and over 25 years of experience in public practice ranging from audit and assurance, taxation and not for profit, Claire now focuses her specialties on accounting, tax and wealth management services to medium owner managed businesses. In 2015 she decided to continue the growth of Shawcross and Associates by merging with partner Baldip Moore to create SM Accounting Group. Claire’s philosophy from day one has been a personalized focus on clients and this reflects in the variety of the firm’s client portfolio. Claire is a registered mentor for the CPA Association and is also a recognized EQCR reviewer for other firms. In her free time, Claire enjoys travelling with her husband and spending time with her dogs – Molly and Sasha.

Baldip Moore


Baldip, Managing Partner at SM Accounting Group, focuses on small to medium sized owner managed businesses providing accounting, tax and consulting services. Baldip Moore graduated from the Financial Management Program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology. He then went on to pursue his Certified General Accountant Designation in 2005. Baldip has acquired a variety of experiences ranging from senior, management and controllership positions. In 2011, Baldip refocused his career by opening his own CGA firm – B. Moore and Company. Due to the excessive success of his firm he decided to capitalize on it and merge with partner Claire Shawcross in 2015. He is now the senior and managing partner of SM Accounting Group Ltd. In his free time Baldip enjoys spending time with his daughter and wife.