Melissa McWatt is a Certified Professional Accountant for the Bahamas, Bermuda, BVI, and the Cayman Islands (BBC) region of EY’s Transaction Advisory Services Group. She has more than 15 years of financial services experience in Canada, Bermuda and the Cayman Islands. She has worked in various sectors including telecommunications, audit, and as CFO of an Investment firm. Melissa has an Honors Bachelor of Commerce degree and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in Ontario, Canada. She holds memberships with the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, CIIPA (Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants), RISA (Recovery and Insolvency Specialist Associates), IWIRC (International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation), and 100 Women in Hedge Funds. Melissa is also a Global Ambassador for Trinity College School, Canada. She has been actively involved in the community volunteering for many organizations including Cayman Islands Swimming Association, Cayman Islands Little League, Diabetes Support Group and is actively involved in supporting her sons’ sporting activities. Melissa and her husband Mike have two sons Cameron (19) and Adam (16).