YVON AUDETTE, NATIONAL LEADER, IT ADVISORY, KPMG LLP

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As a Senior Partner within KPMG Canada's Management Consulting practice with responsibilities for the growth and oversight of KPMG’s IT Advisory service line, Yvon is also a member of our Global IT Effectiveness Centre of Excellence. 
 
He specializes in IT enabled transformation and helping business executives apply practical approaches when introducing new technology ideas and innovation into their organization.
 
Recognized within the industry for his expertise and understanding of the challenges clients face in adopting and leveraging technology, Yvon is often called upon to present and contribute thought leadership. He has authored several articles such as “Always Maintain Control” published by the National Post, “Surviving your IT Marriage” CIO Canada, and most recently, “Outsourcing Evolution” Backbone magazine (September 2011). 
 
Prior to joining KPMG, Yvon spent seven years working for IBM Global Services.
 
Specialties:IT enabled Business Transformation,Governance, IS Governance framework design and implementation, Contract negotiation, Outsourcing Advisory, Shared Services, IT Architecture, IS Strategy, IS Governance, IT Due Diligence, Systems Selection, etc.