KRP_Manager_Neha Desilets

Neha Desilets, BMgt, CPA, CA

Assurance & Advisory Services | Consulting & Special Projects

780.670.1135

Current Status:

Neha is a Manager in the Assurance & Advisory Services and the Consulting & Special Projects Practice areas.  She is an experienced auditor/ consultant for private companies, including not-for-profit organizations as well as large publicly accountable entities.


Education:

Member, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants
Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta
Bachelor of Management, University of Lethbridge
Business Administration Diploma in Accounting (Dean’s Honor Role), NAIT

Selected Experience:

Neha has experience managing and/or performing various auditing and consulting projects, including, but not limited to, the following:

Audits of public and private sector clients, including not-for-profit organizations, First Nation entities and owner-manager businesses including planning the work to be performed, supervising staff, analyzing client’s accounting systems for control weaknesses and recommending improvements, preparing corporate income tax returns, preparing financial statements and communicating and resolving complex issues;
Familiarity with the International Financial Reporting Standards;
Consulting services such as supporting the lead financial advisor on capital projects primarily for public sector clients (including the Province of Alberta), including public-private partnerships;
Preparing business cases and financial models for clients to assess alternative plans;
Risk management consulting work, e.g. performing qualitative and quantitative risk assessments for capital projects;
Completing due diligence for purchases of companies in the private sector;
Internal audits and internal control reviews for private and public sector clients (including the City of Edmonton); and,
Forensic audits, e.g. where employees have been suspected of defalcating the employer.


Professional Activities:

Member, Institute of Internal Auditors
Member, Chartered Professional Accountants Canada (formerly CICA)
Member, Chartered Professional Accountants Alberta (formerly ICAA)
Member, Association of Certified Fraud Examiner