Lois Tullo is an expert in the area of risk, finance, compliance and corporate governance. She has over 30 years of business experience spanning financial services, technology, cryptocurrency, telecommunications, strategy consulting, raising venture capital, M&A, and natural resources. As CFRO/CCO she is responsible for financial oversight and AML and regulatory compliance. She has over 20 years of Board experience as Chair, Treasurer, and Risk and HR Committee Chair, for a tier 1 bank, private sector and not-for-profit organizations. As the Author of the Global Risks and Trends Framework (GRAFT), she has published on linkage of risk management and business strategy. Publications for the Banking, Government, and Pension/Asset Management sectors. She is an conference speaker, author, and faculty of risk mgt; cyber security, data and IT risk; and financial services at the Schulich School of Business, York University. She teaches in the Masters of Risk Management Certificate program, executive programs, MBA, and undergraduate program. She is the author of the whitepaper Enterprise Risk Management – Canadian Best Practices.
She was previously CFO for CIBC Finance Inc. where she was responsible for a $6 Billion credit portfolio, Human Resources, and $1.5 securitization. She held senior positions with a large telecommunication company in the area of Finance, HR, and Business Process Redesign. She provided strategy and technology advice for a Boston consulting firm in the financial, oil and gas, mining, and government sectors. She has done international relief and development work in Ethiopia. She was in data management for a gas transmission company. Previously she was a C.P.A./C.A. with Clarkson Gordon/E&Y, and PWC. Ms. Tullo is a CPA, CA, ICD.D, CCO. She has a B.Comm from the University of Saskatchewan, and an EMBA from the Ivy School of Business, University of Western.