Jennifer Johnson

National Financial Services Leader & National Enterprise Assurance Solutions Leader, PwC Canada

Jennifer is the National Financial Services Leader and a member of PwC Canada’s Extended Leadership Team.

As National Financial Services Leader, she leads our teams in the banking and capital markets, asset management, insurance, real estate, and private equity sectors across all lines of our business. This includes tax consulting, deals, and assurance.

Jennifer was most recently the National and GTA Leader of Enterprise Assurance Solutions (EAS) & Risk Assurance (RAS). Jennifer continues as the National EAS Leader in which she and her team provide risk management, internal controls, accounting advisory and actuarial services to clients across industries.

Jennifer's robust client base is focused in financial services, where she has more than 20 years of experience both in the US and Canada. Throughout her career, Jennifer has had the opportunity to work with a variety of financial services clients providing assurance and advisory services on risk management and internal control matters.  Her financial services expertise is rooted heavily in insurance, but she has also worked extensively with investment management and banking clients during her career.  Jennifer also brings significant experiences working with large technology companies. 

Jennifer earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance (Magna Cum Laude) from Central Connecticut State University in 1998. She is also a Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control.

Jennifer was the partner sponsor of the firm’s Employee Resource Group, supporting LGBTQ+ employees and allies, and is a sponsor of the award-winning PwC Women In Leadership program.

Experience

  • Internal controls
  • Risk management

Specialty

  • Consulting
  • Internal Audit
  • Third party assurance
  • IT controls
  • IT risk management
  • Data governance
  • Project management

Education

  • Central Connecticut State University