Ms. Sheila Fraser served as Auditor General of Canada from 2001 to 2011. Prior to joining the Office of the Auditor General as Deputy Auditor General in 1999, Ms. Fraser was a partner at Ernst & Young for 18 years, in the Québec City office. She chaired various committees of the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI) as well as the Public Sector Accounting Board of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants.
She currently serves as a public member of the International Federation of Accountants – International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IFAC-IPSASB). She has been named as trustee to the IFRS Foundation, the oversight body of the International Accounting Standards Board. She also sits on the Boards of Directors of Manulife Financial Corporation and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company.