Jonathan qualified as a Chartered Accountant in England in 1992 and in Canada in 1994. He has a bachelor of Economics degree from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec and completed a MBA through Athabasca University in 2010. In 1997 Jonathan completed his Certified Fraud Examiner qualification.
Over the past 13 years Jonathan has worked with RBC Royal Bank, most recently as Director, High Risk Client Management in the Anti-Money Laundering Compliance group as well as with RBC’s Internal Audit group. Jonathan has over 24 years’ experience in the Insurance and Banking industries, external audit, internal audit and forensic accounting roles. In addition to his Canadian industry experience, Jonathan has also worked in London, England and most recently, 2009-2011, in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Jonathan previously served on the Volunteer Board and was Treasurer for St. John’s Ambulance (Oakville branch) and on the Board of Directors for the Children’s Aid Foundation of Halton for 3 years including 1 year as Treasurer. Jonathan is a professional member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.