Canada’s Chartered Directors
The Directors College is pleased to present Canada’s Chartered Directors. The graduates listed below have completed The Chartered Director Program, an intensive individual examination, and have met the other requirements to become a Chartered Director (C.Dir.)
The Directors College and the Collège des administrateurs de sociétés (CAS) of Université Laval have a reciprocal agreement, whereby their respective designations – Chartered Director (C.Dir.) and Administrateur de sociétés certifié (ASC) are recognized as equivalent.
To see the ASC Graduates who also hold the Chartered Director designation please click here.
Mr. Archie R Thomas, C.Dir.
Consulting Internal Auditor, Independent
Archie Thomas is a Consulting Internal Auditor in governance, risk, control, quality and training. He has worked in fifteen countries in mining, energy, utilities, retail, healthcare, education and government. He is on the Advisory Council of ClearView Strategic Partners Inc, an Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Distinguished Faculty Member and a frequent speaker on Internal Audit. Archie was editor and contributing writer of the Internal Audit Foundation's “Essentials: World Class Tools for Building an Internal Audit Activity”.
Previously a CAE in the mining industry, he led the transformation of a traditional internal audit activity into a respected contributor to company performance.
Archie is a Director and Vice Chair, Finance and Risk of IIA Canada and a member of the Global IIA’s Professional Responsibility and Ethics Committee. He is a Past Director of the Global IIA and has served as chair of its Audit, International Relations and Quality Committees. He is a recipient of the Global IIA's Victor Z Brink Award for Distinguished Service, the IIA Canada Lifetime Achievement Award and is an IIA Toronto Chapter lifetime Honourary Member.
Along with the C.Dir, Archie holds CIA, FCPA, FCMA, and CFE designations.
- Module 3: Oversight and Finance in Vancouver, BC (September 12-14, 2019)
- Module 1: Accountability and Change in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (September 19-21, 2019)
- Module 2: Leadership and Strategy in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (October 3-5, 2019)
- Module 4: Effective Governance Under Complex Circumstances in Vancouver, BC (October 24-26, 2019)
- Module 3: Oversight and Finance in Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON (November 14-16, 2019)