Fraud and Cyber-Security: Are you at Risk?

This post was written prior to our January 2017 merger, under our previous firm name, MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP.

Businesses are under attack on a daily basis. Financial fraud and cyberattacks are an epidemic that businesses need to protect themselves from.

Join HSBC, MLT and Incrementa Consulting for Motivation Monday, where a panel of experts will discuss real-world experiences and how to protect yourselves from them.

In this breakfast event, you will learn:

  • Potential financial fraud and cyberattack threats
  • How to protect yourself and your company
  • What to do if you’re a victim

Our Panellists


Gal Smolar, Corporate and Technology Law, MLT

Gal is a corporate and technology practitioner of foreign law at MLT. He represents technology and growth companies as well as individual “angel” investors and venture capital funds. Gal’s practice is global and his clients are active in a variety of tech businesses such as consumer web and mobile, data analytics, cloud computing, cyber security, Internet of Things, Software as a Service and VR.


Rory Langran, Head of Sales Payments & Cash Management for Western Canada, HSBC

Rory has been in banking for 20 years in various roles on the Investment side cash management and transactional banking. Rory has been a Board Member of AFP Vancouver for 7 years, and served as President until 2014.   Rory has presented at AFP on several occasions and often makes in market presentations on fraud mitigation and Treasury optimization.  Rory holds the CTP (Certified Treasury Practitioner) designation.


Mike Knapp, Partner, Incrementa Consulting

Mike is a technology strategist and security expert. He has been a security advisor to companies of all sizes and involved in over two dozen security assessments and audits across North America. He has led implementation efforts for PCI-DSS, ISO 27001, Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) and SSAE-16.


Monday, April 11, 2016
7:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Terminal City Club (837 W Hastings St, Vancouver)

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