Richard leads PwC's Cybersecurity & Privacy Consulting practice. He helps boards and management teams understand and strategically defend against the rapidly evolving cybersecurity threats today. His unique board cybersecurity framework equips directors and management teams to have the right dialogue about cyber strategies, resources, processes, systems, and services.
Richard oversees the delivery of cyber governance, target operating models, threat modeling, breach indicator and vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, identity & access management, SEIM/SOCs, business continuity plans, ERM programs, privacy compliance, and cyber breach planning & response.
He has 23 years of professional services experience, including 15 years in a CEO or COO role for publically traded and private companies. He has more than a decade of experience advising boards and C-Suites on governance, strategy, organizational planning, risk, and risk response.
Richard has been published in Compliance Week, Canadian Business, and the Globe & Mail and is a keynote speaker on cybersecurity & risk in Canada, the US, and Mexico. He is Chair of PwC’s Risk Forum, and is an active board member of CPA Canada's Corporate Oversight & Governance Board.