Former Managing Partner, Ernst & Young LLP
Janice M. Babiak is a former Partner at Ernst & Young LLP (EY), where she held a variety of roles with the firm in the U.S. and the United Kingdom from 1982 to 2009. After joining the firm’s audit practice in 1982 specializing in the audit of information systems, she was a founder of EY’s technology security and risk services practice in 1996, building and leading cyber and IT security, data analytics, and technology risk practices in the Northern Europe, Middle East and India and Africa (NEMIA) region. She served as a Board Member and Managing Partner of Regulatory & Public Policy for the NEMIA region from July 2006 to July 2008, and as a founder and Global Leader of EY’s Climate Change and Sustainability Services practice from July 2008 to December 2009. Babiak has served on the board of directors of Bank of Montreal since October 2012 and the board of directors of Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC since December 2017, as well as on the boards of a number of privately-held companies. She is a U.S.-qualified Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and Certified Information Security Manager (CISM). She is also a Chartered Accountant (FCA), and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), of which she has served as a Council Member since 2011.