Louie Velocci

Chief Operating Officer and Regional Leader, Management Consulting

KPMG in Canada

Lou Velocci is a highly qualified senior business leader with cross functional, cross industry experience, leveraging over 25+ years of operational experience helping our largest global client’s CIOs, CTOs, CISOs and senior management teams in aligning IT service delivery approaches and frameworks with strategic business imperatives of their organization. He is also a Regional Leader and the Chief Operating Officer for KPMG’s national Management Consulting practice. Previously he was a Managing Partner in Atlantic Canada, has represented KPMG globally on several fronts and has developed thought leadership on cloud computing, shared services, critical infrastructure design and protection, business control alignment and IT transformations. In his external client role, Lou helps Boards and management teams pragmatically understand the potential risks and impacts of emerging technologies. He has developed strategies on over $6B of IT delivery and transformational projects leveraging first-hand experience in IT operations, accounting, and financial modelling.  Over the last four years specifically, he has been working with clients to modernize airports, telcos, and elements of the Federal and Provincial Governments across Canada.

  • Advisory
  • Financial Risk Management
  • IT Management
  • Management Consulting
  • Risk Consulting
  • Transformation
  • BBA Major, St. Francis Xavier University

  • CPA, CA

  • CISA, Information Systems Audit and Control Association

  • CISSP, International Information Systems

  • CGEIT, Information Systems Audit and Control Association

  • GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA)

  • President, Italian Canadian Cultural Association of Nova Scotia

  • Director and Treasurer, National Congress of Italian Canadians

  • President, Dartmouth Minor Football Association

  • Treasurer, Peter Gzowski Golf Tournament for Literacy Nova Scotia Chapter