OUR TEAM

Let's work together.
 

Our people make us different – passionate about providing an excellent client experience. We believe this starts with living our motto and the core values that drive our success.

 

With specialized knowledge spanning several industries, every team member is uniquely qualified in our respective fields. If you’re looking for a straight-forward and pragmatic approach, we’d love to work together.

 
Our Team

Steven Figner, CPA, CA

 

Steven is the CEO of Decision Point Advisors Inc. and has over twenty years’ experience providing professional services to the local and international market. Steven believes that sound advice should be accessible to everyone and that great advisors make their clients experts, too. “Higher standards start with smart conversations.”

Geordie Cree, CISSP, CIPP/C

 

Geordie is the Principal and Cyber Security Practice Leader of Decision Point Cyber Security Advisors Inc. and has over 20 years of experience leading a risk-based information security program for one of Canada’s largest Credit Unions. Geordie excels at taking the fear out of what can be a very complex and technical subject.  He’s also known for his ability to effectively communicate and collaborate across all levels of an organization in order to quickly understand business needs and find practical solutions that are aligned with organizational goals.

Mike Pretorius, CISA, CIA, ACDA

 

Mike is a senior advisor and uses his background in financial auditing, with his deep understanding of IT systems and data structures, to help organizations turn their data into business intelligence through data analysis techniques. Clients constantly praise Mike’s amazing client service that comes from his ability to communicate technical issues in an easy to understand manner (and South African charm.)

Christina Goeller, CPA, CA

 

Christina is a senior advisor and is also responsible for Client Experience and “Wow.”  Christina has over sixteen years’ of local and international experience in governance, risk management, and internal controls. Christina credits her success in delivering engagements to collaboration – working with clients to find the best solution for them.

Mahmood Rashid, CISSP, CISA, CRISC, CGEIT

 

Mahmood is a Senior Cyber Security Advisor with over 20 years of experience in the technology industry. Mahmood is experienced in developing vendor agnostic solutions to address business needs in various industries, such as technology, insurance, finance, telecommunications, manufacturing, construction, real-estate management, and natural resources. He can effectively communicate across all levels of the organization to help them achieve their objectives.

Cyrus Guy, CA, CISA  

 

Cyrus is a Director, Advisory Services of Decision Point with 10 years of experience in internal controls, IT controls assessment and risk management.  He has worked in industry as an internal auditor managing the NI 52-109 compliance efforts.  He approaches problems by working with his clients to find a practical and effective solutions to achieve their goals.

Doug Steele, CPA, CA

 

Doug is the Chief Operating Officer, and has more than twenty years of experience helping clients improve their operations across a number of industries. Doug has worked with a broad range of clients in British Columbia, across Canada and internationally. His clients know him for his practical and pragmatic approach to solving problems and helping to assist them in achieving their goals.

Thomas Steeves, ACDA

 

Thomas is a senior advisor and uses his 25 years of applied experience in data analysis, database management and technical programming to enable clients to gain greater business value from their data. Thomas believes that there is “always a way” to find good solutions to complex problems and is dedicated to delivering the best solution possible on every engagement.

Olga Massalitina, CPA

 

Olga is the manager of advisory services with a background in mathematics and statistics, public practice audits, and industry financial reporting. Olga's vast experience of public and private companies, also not-for-profit organizations reporting under US GAAP, IFRS, and ASPE, grants her capability to provide internal audit, internal controls, compliance, and risk management services, being recognized for her kindness and efficacy.

Alice Cheung, CPA

 

Alice is an Assistant Manager with 4 years of professional experience in financial reporting and assurance. She has worked with a variety of different industries, including financial institutions, private equity, real estate and retail. Her favourite part of her job is working closely with clients to implement effective solutions together, and watching their businesses grow year-over-year.

Elayna Allan, CPA

 

Elayna is a Manager at Decision Point with a background in audit, financial reporting and technical accounting. She leverages her experience to work with organizations to optimize their financial processes and produce high-quality reporting. Elayna is additionally focused in the blockchain space, encompassing assurance, education and utilization. She believes that innovation and collaboration are key to effectively supporting clients in today’s dynamic business landscape.

Ryan Liu, CISSP, CISA  

 

Ryan is a senior advisor, with 20 years of experience in network & web application security testing, security threat risk assessment, compliance reviews, and IT controls assessment. His work has spanned finance, energy, retail, and mining companies as well as provincial governments, health authorities, and municipalities. Ryan’s approach to information security involves identifying and communicating IT risk to find a risk balance that supports organizational objectives.

The Decision Point Difference

Working with the experienced Decision Point team, you'll have access to specialized knowledge and a customized approach that solves your business' unique operational challenges.

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