Richard Arthurs is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), qualifying as a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) in 2003, and holds the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA) designations. He was the first Canadian to receive the Qualification in Internal Audit Leadership (QIAL) designation from the Institute of Internal Auditors. Richard is presently the Chair of the Board of IIA Canada.
Richard is a lecturer in the program and he is also lead lecturer for the risk management session for the Institute of Corporate Directors ICD.D program at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto.
Richard is a Partner and MNP’s National Governance, Risk Management, Data and Information Dynamics Leader, based in the Calgary office. Prior to joining MNP, Richard served as a Global Internal Audit and Risk Management Director for General Mills Inc. with oversight of over 100 country operations. He was also Chief Audit Executive and Vice President of Risk Management and Compliance for a Canadian subsidiary of one of the largest utilities and renewable energy operators in the U.S., Berkshire Hathaway Energy Canada.