IIA Canada National Conference 2022

Kunal Bhasin

KPMG Canada

Kunal Bhasin

KPMG Canada

Kunal is the Blockchain Co-Lead and Senior Manager with KPMG’s Technology Risk Consulting practice. He possesses over 9 years of experience in the IT and business process, risk and control based services to clients in Financial Services (FS), Asset Management, Insurance, Power & Utilities, Mining & Metals, Telecom, Government and Software Provider industries. He has led various independent risk assessments on multi-year implementation projects, IT risk and maturity assessments, SOX-404 audits, internal audits and continuous monitoring, cloud security audits, SOC attestations and emerging technology design reviews.

Kunal has been involved in the blockchain and crypto industry since 2014. As the Blockchain Co-Lead for Risk Consulting practice, Kunal has been actively contributing to the secure adoption and institutionalization of cryptoassets by educating regulators and organizations on risks in crypto and how to manage these effectively while promoting innovation. He supports organizations design and implement the operational and security framework for cryptoassets’ foundational capabilities such as custody, anti-money laundering (AML) and proof-of-reserve. Kunal is also a member of the Standards Council of Canada committee responsible for rolling out ISO T/C307 – Standards for Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies.

Sessions by Kunal Bhasin

4.2 Addressing risks in cryptoassets adoption

13:15 - 14:05
DAY 1 - TRACK 4 - SESSION 2