Shawn is the Managing Principal for Focal Point Canada (previously Sunera) leading our Canadian operations for 12+ years. Focal Point was formed in early 2017 from the merger of Sunera, APTEC, and ANRC as a new type of risk management firm with industry-leading expertise in internal controls, internal audit, cyber security, identity and access governance, data privacy and analytics, and training services.
Shawn is a CIA, CRMA, CISA and CGEIT with over 23 years of experience in public practice and in industry. Shawn has presented on various topics for the IIA and ISACA regarding Fraud, COSO 2013, ERM, Internal Audit and IT matters and best practices. Shawn has completed numerous fraud investigations during the course of his career.
Shawn joined Focal Point from KPMG where he was a Senior Manager in Victoria responsible for Internal Audit. Prior to KPMG, Shawn was the Director of Risk Assessment and Audit for CanWest Global Communications, where he established the RA&A function.