Eric leads Grant Thornton's data analytics and business intelligence initiative, which is the analysis of large volumes of information to support business decisions and to identify potential issues.
Eric's work involves providing insight through data in a variety of applications including strategic advisory, risk/fraud identification, compliance, and assurance.
Eric is currently leading projects to integrate industry-leading data analysis techniques into national methodology for Grant Thornton's assurance practice and anti-money laundering practice. He applies his years of experience analyzing data to help various organizations with their respective business issues.
Eric holds a bachelor's degree in mathematics and a master's degree in accounting as well as a number of well-respected professional designations related to various areas of business advisory. He is also a member of the CPA Canada Audit Data Analytics Committee, which provides thought leadership in the area of audit analytics and assesses the impact of data analytics on the audit profession.