Archie R Thomas is a Consulting Internal Auditor in governance, risk, control quality and training. He has worked in fifteen countries in mining, energy, utilities, retail, education, health care and government. He is on the Advisory Council of ClearView Strategic Partners Inc, on the faculty of The Directors College, an IIA Distinguished Faculty Member, and a frequent speaker on internal audit internationally. A qualified Internal Audit Quality Assessor/Validator, Archie has performed over 40 Quality Assessments across Canada and overseas.
Previously Archie was CAE at a multi-national mining and metals group where he transformed a traditional internal audit department into a respected contributor to company performance.
Archie is a past director of IIA Canada and a past president of the IIA Toronto Chapter. He is a past director of the IIA Global and a former chair of its Audit, International Relations and Quality committees and served on the Professional Responsibility and Ethics Committee. He is a recipient of the IIA Global’s Victor Z Brink Award for Distinguished Service, IIA Canada’s Lifetime Achievement Award and is an Honourary Member of the IIA Toronto Chapter.