Partner, Advisory Services, Forensic, Vice-President, KPMG Forensic Inc.
KPMG in Canada
Suzanne is a Senior Vice President of KPMG Forensic Inc., and she leads the Forensic practice in British Columbia.
Suzanne is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and a Chartered Business Valuator, and is certified in Financial Forensics by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She was also recognized as a specialist in Investigative and Forensic Accounting by the former Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants from 2005 to 2015. Suzanne has more than 17 years of experience conducting investigations, quantifying economic losses and providing litigation support services. She also advises on anti-fraud programs and controls, fraud risk management, and anti-bribery and corruption. Her engagements have included assignments in Canada, the United States, China, Mexico and Australia.
Prior to joining Forensic Suzanne performed financial audits of owner-managed businesses, public sector organizations, not-for-organizations and mid-sized public companies. Her clients include companies operating in a wide variety of industries.
Bachelor of Management, University of Lethbridge (1995)
Chartered Accountant (CA), The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta (1997- 2016)
Chartered Business Valuator (CBV), Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators (2003)
Diploma, Investigative and Forensic Accounting, Joseph L. Rotman School of Management (2005)
Certified as a Specialist in Investigative and Forensic Accounting by the former Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (2005 to 2015)
CPA, CA, CBV, CFF
CA-IFA, Recognized as a Specialist in Investigative and Forensic Accounting by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants
CBV, Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators
Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), Chartered Professional Accountants British Columbia (2014)
Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (2016)
Presentations on behalf of various organizations including the Alliance for Excellence in Investigative and Forensic Accounting, on the following topics:
Bribery and Corruption
Anti-Fraud Programs Controls