Christopher I. Ridley-Thomas

President, KPMG Performance Registrar Inc.

KPMG in Canada

Chris is a partner and environmental auditor in KPMG’s Climate Change and Sustainability practice and president of KPMG PRI, a subsidiary providing environmental and sustainability assessment and certification. In his 22 years at KPMG in Canada, he has helped numerous clients achieve their sustainability goals while working with provincial governments to assess environmental regulatory performance. Areas of expertise: Management Systems and Controls, Environmental Management System Design and Audits, Greenhouse Gas Auditing and Advisory Services, Environmental Performance Assessments, Regulatory Field Assessment Training, sustainability strategy, reporting and assurance, environmental and sustainability due diligence.

  • BSc, University of Aberdeen

  • MSc, University of Victoria

  • CPA, CA (Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales)

  • Registered Professional Biologist, BC

  • Certified Environmental Auditor

  • Environmental Audit and Advisory

  • Greenhouse Gas Audit and Advisory

  • Member, ICABC Climate Change Forum