IIA Canada VIRTUAL National Conference - September 14 - 16, 2020

Breslin, Mary

Founder and Managing Partner, Verracy

Breslin, Mary

Founder and Managing Partner, Verracy

Mary Breslin is the Founder of Verracy and specializes in Internal Audit transformations, Operational and Financial Auditing, Fraud Auditing & Investigations, and Corporate Accounting.

Ms. Breslin’s career spans over 20 years in Internal Auditing, Management and Accounting for companies such as ConocoPhillips, Barclays Capital, Costco Wholesale, and Boart Longyear. With significant International experience, she has managed audit programs in more than 50 countries.

Most recently, Ms. Breslin held the title of Vice President and Chief Audit Executive where she transformed a checklist audit function into a value-add audit department delivering measurable business results. Mary was an early adopter of analytics and has been utilizing data analytics in her career in both audit and fraud work for over 15 years. Through her expertise, she has helped large global organizations leverage analytics to increase coverage, automate continuous auditing and monitoring, and actively fight fraud. Additionally, Ms. Breslin has conducted major fraud investigations on multiple continents including large scale federal cases.

Ms. Breslin attended Rutgers University and received an MBA from the University of Phoenix while living and working overseas. She is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), ISACA, the Society of Corporate Compliance (SCCE), and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) and is currently an instructor and conference speaker for the IIA, The ACFE and ISACA.

Sessions by Breslin, Mary

(Un)Ethical Decision-Making: What Causes It, and Can It Be Prevented?

15:30 - 16:20
Day 1 - Concurrent Session 3 - Track 3

Fighting Fraud from the Inside Through Audit

14:35 - 15:25
Day 2 - Concurrent Session 7 - Track 3