Risk Advisory

Managing and mitigating risk, while achieving your business goals

We understand the balance of limiting risk and adhering to regulations while making smart decisions to achieve your business goals.  At RSM, our risk advisory consultants understand your business and provide customized risk management advice to the C-suite, boards of directors and key professionals within your organization that are responsible for managing and mitigating risk. Our risk advisory services support your strategic goals and incorporate understanding of industry regulations to ensure that your business identifies and addresses risks, while improving processes and efficiency.  

RSM’s risk advisory services help you to:

  • Understand and address evolving risk and regulatory compliance requirements
  • Monitor and provide early warning of emerging risks
  • Add value to operating and compliance processes
  • Maintain the security of your most valuable technology and data assets
  • Proactively address emerging security and privacy risks

RSM’s risk advisory services are delivered by professionals with in-depth knowledge of risk disciplines, deep industry expertise, and access to our global network of firms.  Our professionals deliver a collaborative approach to addressing risk management challenges and flexible options — all designed to minimize risk as you achieve your business goals.

We offer a comprehensive set of risk advisory services that include:

  • Internal Audit
  • Information Technology Audit
  • Security, Privacy and Risk


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In-Person Events

We proudly sponsor and participate in events that provide innovative ideas and opportunities for you to improve and grow your business.


2019 AMO Conference: Municipalities - Ontario's Frontline

From August 18 – 21, RSM will be exhibiting at the 2019 Association of Municipalities Ontario’s Annual Conference and Trade Show.

  • August 18, 2019


Red Deer Royals 2019 Golf Classic

RSM is proud to sponsor the Red Deer Royals’ 2019 Golf Classic taking place on August 26 at the Red Deer Golf and Country Club.

  • August 26, 2019