- Director, Internal Audit and Risk Management
Shatel Wilson is the Director of Internal Audit and Risk Management at Fortis TCI. In this role, she is responsible for assurance services including risk assessment, design, testing, reporting, and monitoring of corrective actions for all internal audit activities. She is also responsible for advisory services that contribute to achieving operational, compliance, and financial objectives.
Mrs. Wilson joined FortisTCI in 2012 as Accounting Officer within the Financial Services Department, where she was responsible for preparing the financial statements for Fortis TCI’s subsidiary, Turks and Caicos Utilities. In 2015, she was promoted to Internal Audit Department as the Internal Auditor, and was again promoted to Senior Internal Auditor in 2017, and to Manager of Internal Audit in 2018. Mrs. Wilson contributed to the successful implementation of the Sarbanes-Oxley audit program in 2017, and the overall improvement of the control environment at FortisTCI.
She was previously employed within the Treasury Department, Turks & Caicos Islands Government (TCIG), where she served as Financial Manager and initiated her civil service career as Revenue Control Officer with TCIG. She began her work experience as an intern at Coopers & Lybrand (now Price Waterhouse Coopers).
Mrs. Wilson has both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Accounting and has achieved professional designations of Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Certified Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS) 18001:2007 Internal Auditor. She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), and the TCI Society of Professional Accountants (TCISPA).