David Lachmansingh


Vice President


Phone: 416.488.2345 - 2241
Address: 181 Bay St., Suite 3320 - Bay Wellington Tower
Toronto, ON M5J 2T3


Risk, Performance and Technology Services, Internal Audit


Innovation and Technology

David Lachmansingh has over 12 years of experience delivering audit and security expertise in the area of IT risk management to many industry sectors. He has proven knowledge and experience in the delivery of information technology audits for large organizations that typically include complex application, database, network, server and virtual infrastructures. He also has considerable experience in delivering security controls solutions and audits against statutory and compliance standards. In Richter’s Risk, Performance and Technology Advisory Services division David has a particular focus on IT audit (Service Auditor Reporting, WebTrust for CA), IT audit remediation, Root key generation witnessing and security consulting services.

His strong background and understanding of business and IT strategy and process helps to bridge the business and technology requirements for the clients with whom he works. With many years of sound technical, project management and operational experience with network infrastructure, systems and databases, David is a highly sought-after expert in this rapidly growing field.

Fields of expertise

  • Cyber security
  • Cloud security
  • Information security, privacy and threat risk assessments
  • Third-party control audits (including SOC audits and WebTrust for CA)
  • Readiness assessments and service auditor reports (SOC reporting) under AICPA/CPA Canada guidelines
  • Implementation and audit against statutory and compliance standards and frameworks
  • ISO 27001 gap assessments
  • Information security policy frameworks and lifecycle management


  • Public sector, including government ministries and agencies
  • Financial institutions
  • Technology, media and telecommunications
  • Utilities
  • Retail
  • Facilities Management

Academic Background 

  • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), 2011
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), 2009
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), 2005
  • A+ Certified Technician, 2000
  • B.Sc., (with honours), University of Toronto, 1999
  • Diploma in Computer Programming and Operating Systems, (with honours), Seneca@York, School of Computer Studies, 2001

Professional and community involvement

  • International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC2) - member since 2008
  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) - member since 2005