Leeanne Barnes Bio: Leeanne Barnes is a seasoned risk management professional with over 20 years of experience in various industries. Prior to joining Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan in 2013, she held roles of increasing responsibility at ING DIRECT, including leading and maturing the Operational Risk Management function, Fraud Detection, Information Security, Business Continuity, Sarbanes Oxley, Outsourcing, Procurement, and Special Projects. Through this time, Leeanne also worked closely with Canadian and European Regulators. Prior to ING, Leeanne spent five years at Deloitte, assisting clients in the Risk Consulting and Regulatory Services space.
Leeanne is currently the Director of Enterprise and Operational Risk Management at Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan. Leeanne works closely with the Board and Executive Team to provide a consistent approach to effectively understand, measure, report and manage / mitigate new & emerging enterprise and operational risks. She also supports the enterprise view of risk appetite, and supports the Board and Management Committees in overseeing important enterprise risks.
Tammy Suzuki Bio: Tammy is a risk management professional with 15 years of experience working at Ontario Teachers’ in areas from risk modelling, new product research, asset liability management, and enterprise and operational risk management with a keen interest in the link between strategic risk management and decision making. Tammy is a CFA charterholder and has the Financial Risk Manager (FRM) certification.
Karen Love Bio: Karen is a Senior Manager in Deloitte Toronto's Risk Advisory practice, having recently returned following 3 years leading the operational risk team for financial services in Deloitte Zurich (Switzerland). Karen's experience includes working directly with financial institutions and regulators with a focus on leading governance, operational risk management, and regulatory driven advisory projects, including risk appetite. Karen is a designated Chartered Professional Accountant.