Pierre-Luc Pomerleau is a Partner at Deloitte. His role consists of assisting Deloitte’s clients managing their risks and protecting their assets while growing their business. He does so by bringing years of experience and deep expertise in cybercrime, investigation, fraud prevention, anti-money laundering, physical security, business administration, technology, and risk management.
Pierre-Luc holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration with a specialization in Homeland Security from Northcentral University (USA), an MBA from the University of Sherbrooke (Canada), and a bachelor’s degree in criminology from the University of Montreal (Canada). He holds various security and financial crime professional certifications such as the CPP, PSP, PCI, CFE, CAMS, CCCI & CFCI certifications. From 2020 to 2021, he was a postdoctoral researcher and a research associate in cybercrime at Georgia State University (USA). From 2015 to 2018, Pierre-Luc was the President of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiner Montreal Chapter. In October 2016, he was awarded an honorary diploma by the University of Montreal School of Criminology for his exemplary contribution to the advancement of society. In 2020, he published his book Countering Cyber Threats to Financial Institutions; A Private and Public Partnership Approach to Critical Infrastructure with Palgrave Macmillan. His latest book Evidence-Based Cybersecurity; Foundations, Research, and Practice was published by Routledge (Taylor & Francis) in June 2022.