Lisa Padmore, FCPA, FCGA was appointed a member of the IFAC Board in November 2018. She was nominated by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Barbados (ICAB). Ms. Padmore previously served on the IFAC Professional Accountancy Organization (PAO) Development Committee, nominated by CPA Canada.
After 30 years, Ms. Padmore has stepped down from her position as an Assurance Partner with over 25 years of experience at EY in the Consumer Products and Power & Utilities Sectors in the Caribbean. Previously, she was responsible for the implementation of audit methodology changes for the firm across the Caribbean region and the learning curriculum for auditors, from recruits to partners.
Ms. Padmore joined the ICAB Council in 2014 and served as Secretary to Council from June 2014 to May 2015. She became the 4th female President the following year, serving from June 2015 to May 2017. As ICAB Immediate Past President, Ms. Padmore has also assumed an additional role as the alternate director to the Board of Directors of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of the Caribbean. Ms. Padmore was also the Vice-Chair of the Barbados Chapter of Canadian CPAs from 2016 to 2018.
Ms. Padmore has a B.Comm from McGill University, Montreal, Canada and is a Canadian CPA.