Senior Advisor at Canadian Centre of Excellence for Anti-Corruption

Distinguished award-winning MBA lecturer and internationally recognized speaker, Mr. Tassé is a member of Transparency International’s Anti-Corruption Expert Network, a guest contributor on economic crimes, fraud, bribery, and corruption for CBC/Radio-Canada, the Financial Post, and The Globe and Mail, a guest blogger on white-collar crime, and senior advisor on strategic initiatives to the Canadian Centre of Excellence for Anti-Corruption.

Widely regarded as a leading authority on white-collar crime and recognized as a specialist in proactive anti-bribery and anti-corruption ethics and compliance, Mr. Tassé is at the forefront of anti-corruption issues. He has been quoted in numerous newspapers and magazine articles and has led conference, consulting, and training sessions for various publicly-traded companies and organizations, including the Bank of Canada, the Business Development Bank of Canada, the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, and the Canadian Integrity Certification Bureau.

He is a Chartered Professional Accountant – Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA) (Canada), a Forensic Certified Public Accountant (FCPA) (USA), and a Certified Internal Controls Auditor (CICA) (USA). He also carries the designation of Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) (USA), and holds both a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) and an Honours Bachelor of Commerce from the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa.

Mr. Tassé has pursued ongoing professional development with the Harvard Institute for Learning in Retirement, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the Association of Certified Forensic Investigators of Canada, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Accountant-Lawyer Alliance, the Anti-Money Laundering Association, and the American Anti-Corruption Institute, where he holds the Certified Anti-Corruption Manager (CACM) (USA) designation.

Speaking Topics:
- Audit
- forensics
- international accounting
- Anti-Bribery
- Anti-Money Laundering