Neil Canty

Managing Director, PKF Clear Thinking

“I’ve been fortunate to work with many organizations over the past 30-plus years, gaining a keen understanding of what exactly it takes to ensure longstanding financial and operational success.”

Neil Canty is an accomplished leader with more than 30 years of financial and operational expertise. He comes to PKF Clear Thinking with decades of senior-level experience spearheading the financial operations of numerous million- and billion-dollar businesses.

Over the course of his career, Neil has been a trusted financial partner to some of the largest and most prominent brands in the United States and North America, including PUMA, Staples, BJ’s Wholesale Club and The Paper Store.

His multifaceted areas of expertise include strategic planning, accounting operations, post-bankruptcy management, financial reporting and analysis, loss prevention, team development, system design and implementation, process improvement, and financial planning.

Professional Affiliations & Civic Involvement

  • Turnaround Management Association


  • Bentley University, Bachelor of Science in Accounting