Raymond Vankrimpen




Phone: 416.642.4833
Address: 181 Bay St., Suite 3320 - Bay Wellington Tower
Toronto, ON M5J 2T3


Risk, Performance and Technology Services


Innovation and Technology

Raymond Vankrimpen has over 16 years of experience delivering consulting, implementation and audit expertise in the areas of cyber security, privacy, IT risk management, data quality, and integrity to many industry sectors. He has proven knowledge and experience advising on and implementing information security solutions for large, complex organizations including Security Information Event Management (SIEM), Data Loss Prevention (DLP) and Data Classification technologies.

Ray is often called upon to assist organizations develop their cyber security strategy and programs.  He has considerable knowledge and experience with implementing the NIST Cyber security framework and is able to use informative resources such as ISO27001, COBIT and ISA. Ray also has years of experience delivering IT audits for complex information technology architectures that typically include cloud, application, database, network, server and virtual infrastructures and delivers controls solutions and audits against statutory and compliance standards such as ISO27001, CPA Canada’s Trust Services Principles and Criteria (SOC1, SOC2, CSAE3416, SSAE16 and WebTrust for CA). Ray excels in helping organizations select and prepare for the sustainable use of information security technologies with a focus on people and processes to support the technology.

Fields of expertise

  • Cyber Security solutions
  • Cloud Security solutions
  • Information security, privacy and threat risk assessments
  • 3rd party controls audits
  • Readiness assessments and service auditor reports under AICPA/CPA Canada guidelines
  • Implementation and audit against statutory and compliance standards and frameworks


  • Financial institutions, public sector including hospitals, government ministries and agencies
  • Technology, media and telecommunications

Academic Background

  • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control, CRISC, 2010
  • Certified Information Security Manager, CISM, 2009
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISSP, 2004
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISA, 2003
  • Diploma in Computer Science, Niagara College, 2000
  • BBA, Brock University, 1999

Professional and community involvement

  • International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC2) - member since 2004
  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) - platinum member since 2000

Public Recognition

  • Quoted. “Taking aim at workplace tech” CPA Canada magazine, July 2017 
  • Lead presenter. “Data Classification and Data Governance,” ISACA Toronto Annual Summer Conference, June 2016
  • Lead presenter. “Implementing Cyber Security aligned with the NIST framework,” ISACA Fall Conference, November 2015
  • Provided comment to The Globe and Mail on the Ministry of Education website security issues, March 2015
  • Provided comment to The Globe and Mail on the Home Depot breach, September 2014
  • Provided comment to various print and broadcast media on the “Heartbleed Vulnerability,” including The Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, CBC, BNN and 680 News, April 2014
  • Presenter. “Privacy and Security Monitoring Solutions for Health Care,” Hospital CIO/CPO Symposium on ePHIPA, Toronto, January 2013
  • Lead presenter. Cyber Security, various executive boards since 2010
  • Lecturer. “Electronic Data Processing Auditing,” Laurentian University, 2010 – 2013
  • Lead presenter. “Managing Outsource Vendors,” ISACA IT Audit Day, Toronto, since 2009
  • Lecturer. “Management Information Systems,” University of Toronto, since 2008