We’re proud to announce that Karel Šlajs has joined our team and will take over a director position alongside Melanie Gagnon, founder and CEO. Karel comes to us from big four accountancy firm where he held an executive director post in advisory, risk and regulatory, GRC services.
An over 16-year veteran of Governance Risk and Compliance both internationally as well as in Luxembourg, Karel will strengthen our internal processes, support our day to day operation and Quality Assurance.
In his role he will act alongside Melanie as a public contact and spokesperson for the organization, and will represent the company and all professional business capacities.
He holds numerous qualifications in Governance related matters, including being a Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) as well as Certified Systems Auditor (CISA), holds also CRMA and SIRM certifications in risk management and is certified ISO 27K lead auditor.
An active member of different workgroup here in Luxembourg focusing on data management and governance processes and controls, also a member of numerous professional organisations, including IAPP, ACCA, ISACA, IIA and ILA amongst others.