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Ken Cochrane 

Ken Cochrane
Partner, IT Advisory Services - KPMG Canada 


Location: Ottawa 
Service: Advisory
Industry: Public Sector (PS)

Education & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree (Political Science) – Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
  • Certificate in Information Technology – Algonquin College of Applied Arts & Technology, Ottawa, Canada



  • Information technology Advisory


Additional Skills:

Previous roles include:

  • CIO, Government of Canada
  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO) – I.T. Shared Services Government of Canada
  • Chief Information Officer & Assistant Deputy Minister for Canada Customs & Revenue Agency
  • Vice-President – Development for MetLife USA
  • Vice-President & Chief Information Officer for MetLife Canada.


Community Involvement:

  • Past Chair, Public Sector Chief Information Officer Council
  • Member, Conference Board of Canada – IT Insights Council
  • Past Chair, Conference Board of Canada - Council of Chief Information Officers 
  • Chair GTEC 2007 & GTEC 2008
  • Past member, 5 Nations CIO Council
  • Member of the Advisory Committee for Information Technology,  Ontario Lottery & Gaming Corporation (OLG)