GCI Virtual Summit Thought Leader – Edward Olson, MNP
Edward participated as a thought leader at the GCI Virtual Summit 2020, joining 1000+ registered global leaders in both cannabis and psychedelics.
Check out his bio below:
Edward Olson, CPA, CA, is Regional Leader, Enterprise Risk Services with MNP in Kelowna. Drawing on more than two decades of Canadian and international experience in public practice and industry, Edward delivers practical, meaningful business advice on strategy, risk and operations to private and public sector clients. This includes identifying barriers and strategic opportunities to fully embrace, understand and pursue success.
Edward helps his clients with enterprise risk management, internal audit, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, process efficiency, performance improvement and value for money audits. He works directly with executive leadership teams, boards, internal audit and compliance departments as well as industry regulators.
Prior to joining MNP, Edward led the Advisory Services practice for a Canadian public accounting firm, was Chief Audit Executive for a Canadian electric power and gas distribution / retail company, and partner in a boutique firm where he acted as an outsourced Chief Audit Executive for clients in the financial services industry. He also restructured and led an alternative energy services company.
Edward Olson earned a Bachelor of Commerce (BComm, Co-op) in accounting from the University of Alberta. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA).
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