David Gibbs


KPMG in Canada

David Gibbs leads KPMG’s Atlantic Canada Technology Risk Consulting practice focused on helping clients manage technology-related risks. David is an experienced leader with a proven track record advising and collaborating with clients at all levels – staff, management, executives, board members and other organizational stakeholders – on risk management and control-based solutions. David brings over 18 years of risk management experience advising clients and organizations across all industries within Atlantic Canada including energy and resources; technology; retail and manufacturing; financial services; and, the public sector. David’s role is to advise and help clients, at all levels of the organization, identify, evaluate and proactively manage their broad range of opportunities, risks, controls and compliance requirements associated with the use of technology-enabled processes, services and solutions.


  • Board governance
  • Business continuity
  • Cyber security
  • IT integration
  • Project risk management
  • Security and privacy
  • System quality assurance
  • Technology change management
  • B. Comm., Saint Mary’s University, Halifax NS

  • CPA, Chartered Professional Accountant

  • CMA, Certified Management Accountant

  • CISA, Certified Information Systems Auditor

  • CIA, Certified Internal Auditor

  • CRMA, Certification in Risk Management Assurance

  • Director - IIA Newfoundland and Labrador Chapter

  • Director and Newfoundland and Labrador representative - ISACA Atlantic Chapter