Lorraine Audsley was formally appointed Senior Vice-President & Chief Risk Officer, Global Risk Management in May 2019 after assuming the role in an acting capacity since September 2018. As Chief Risk Officer, Ms. Audsley oversees credit adjudication, special loans, risk transfer, risk quantification, compliance and ethics, and enterprise risk management. Since April 2015, she served as Vice-President and Chief Credit Officer. Previously, Ms. Audsley was Vice-President, International Financing, where she led a group which underwrote financing solutions for small and mid-market Canadian exporters and investors, and Vice-President, Business Intelligence & Innovation, where she led the corporate centres of expertise on operational excellence, business architecture and enterprise information management. Ms. Audsley has held other roles throughout her career at EDC primarily in the financing underwriting and risk management fields.
Ms. Audsley has a master's degreen in finance degree from the Henley Business School of the University of Reading in England.