Lori O’Neill is a CPA, CA, corporate director and independent financial and governance consultant. She provides governance and financial consulting services to growth companies, after serving over 24 years in global professional services firm. As a partner with various National and Industry leadership roles, she focused on advising growth companies from startup to multinationals, supporting complex transactions, private and public equity offerings, mergers and acquisitions in Canada and the U.S
She serves as board member and chair of the Audit Committee for the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, DragonWave Inc., Defence Construction Canada, University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Startup Canada, Ashbury College, Pagecloud Inc and Pythian Group. She is member of the board of directors and finance committee of Hydro Ottawa. Lori is a faculty member of Lead to Win, a member of the Executive Committee of the Ottawa Chapter of ICD, and an ambassador of Women Get on Board.
Ms. O’Neill graduated from Carleton University with a Bachelor of Commerce Highest Honors in 1988, achieved her CPA, CA designation in 1990, her U.S. CPA designation in 2003, and completed the ICD Director Education Program attaining the ICD.D