Francois has been a partner with the Assurance and Advisory and the Enterprise Risk Services group of Deloitte for the past five years, where he holds a number of leadership positions such as the Client and Industry leader for Banking and Securities.
Francois is a Chartered Accountant, and is a member of the Canadian Institute of Professional Chartered Accountants and the Institute of Internal Auditors. He has more than 18 years’ experience with Deloitte, and has worked in Canada, the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands. While working in two different offshore jurisdictions, Francois developed extensive experience with retail and private banks, as well as large offshore and onshore hedge fund structures, investment companies, intermediate holding companies and special purpose vehicles.
In addition to providing audit services, Francois is involved with internal audit and with Service Organisation Control engagements (ASAE 16 and ISAE 3402).