Malissa Petch is responsible for partnering with OLG’s lines of business to achieve performance objectives and create long-term sustainable growth by enabling the organization to effectively manage strategic and operational risk within OLG’s established risk appetite. This includes the creation of a risk culture, frameworks and practices that enable the enterprise’s strategy. Malissa also provides the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer with independent assurance on the effectiveness of OLG’s control environment and that OLG is operating within the established risk appetite.

Malissa previously led the Canadian Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) practice at PWC and developed their performance-based ERM methodology. Prior to this, Malissa served as Vice President, Services and Client Experience and Vice President, Product for Resolver Inc. over a ten-year period. With 15 years as an Audit, Risk and Compliance professional, she has helped over 200 global private and public-sector clients build, refine, and mature their Audit, Risk and Compliance programs.

Malissa holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Queen’s University and is a certified Project Management Professional, (PMP) and certified Governance, Risk and Compliance Professional (GRCP).