December 4-6, 2019 – Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, Bermuda
Associate Partner EY
Kerr is an Associate Partner in EY’s Advisory practice of the BBC region (Bahamas, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands).
Kerr leads the Technology Risk team across the region focusing on the (re)insurance, banking and asset management sectors.
Kerr is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).
Significant IT risk and controls experience and expertise, focusing on mitigating risk and managing large scale complex programmes.
Primary area of expertise includes IT risk management, project management and IT governance and strategy.
Extensive knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley, COBIT, ITIL and NIST frameworks.
Kerr has over 19 years of risk management experience across financial services, 14 of which have been focussed on IT risk and controls via the management and delivery of large-scale projects related to Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) 404 compliance, Service Organisation Control (SOC) 1, 2 & 3 reporting, internal audit, cybersecurity, Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and trusted cloud solutions.
Prior to EY Kerr has worked for two other Big 4 firms in the UK, as well as time in industry in the financial services and utilities sectors, focusing on operational and IT risk management.
Kerr leads the IT team across a number of financial services clients, working within integrated audit teams across various key business and IT operational processes
Kerr has also worked on several specialist IT-related client assignments focusing on due diligence, web security, payments, legal & regulatory.
Kerr leads the Cybersecurity initiative for the EY BBC region, assisting clients continuously assess and improve their cyber strategy.