Mr. Elie Chamoun, a dual national of Lebanon and Canada, has been a member of the IMF Safeguards Assessment team since 2011. Before joining the IMF, he held several positions in the areas of internal audit, risk management and corporate planning and controls with the Central Bank of Canada and the European Central Bank.
Prior to his central banking career, Mr. Chamoun worked in the Assurance & Advisory services with Deloitte (Middle East practice), and later as a Risk Management Consultant in the financial sector, both in Europe and the Middle East. His experience also includes design and facilitation of conferences, seminars, and training programs on governance, internal audit and risk management practices. Mr. Chamoun has an MBA from the Telfer Business School (University of Ottawa, Canada), a Certification in Control Self-Assessment (CCSA), a Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA), is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Chartered Professional Accountant from Canada (CPA-CMA).
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