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July 10, 2018

Eckler (Consultants + Actuaries) announces the start of its Enterprise Risk Management Practice

Sophia Cooper B.Sc, CISA

Enterprise Risk Management Consultant

Sophia joined Eckler on 2018 May 16. She is a Certified Information Systems Auditor, and holds a B.Sc. in Accounting from the University of the West Indies. She has over 20 years experience spanning several Finance and Control disciplines, 12 of which were spent in the area of Business Risk Management within the telecommunications industry.

Prior to joining Eckler Sophia was Head of Business Risk at Digicel. In this role she had direct responsibility for all revenue impacting risks and was accountable for the Revenue Assurance and Fraud Control functions for Jamaica and 16 other Caribbean markets. Sophia has hands on experience assessing and identifying risks and vulnerabilities in diverse business lines and business systems. She prides herself in developing efficient and effective but practical controls to satisfy commercial and governance objectives.

Sophia continues to improve her knowledge base and access to industry developments through various subscriptions such as Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) and The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) and other professional pursuits.

Eckler, which has been the market leader in pensions and life insurance consulting, will bring our customary high standards of service to Enterprise Risk Management. Sophia will be responsible for performing risk assessments; planning, design and implementation of an overall risk management process to build risk awareness throughout clients’ organizations with a view to strengthening their risk posture.