Eric Lister
Risk Advisory Senior Manager

Eric Lister has extensive experience working in Risk Advisory Services with a strong emphasis in operational audits, testing of internal controls over financial reporting, and providing information technology control attestation through SOC 1 and SOC 2 reports. Eric works closely with senior IT management and helps companies achieve their business objectives by mapping internal IT processes with proper controls in order to mitigate risk. He also has experience guiding public companies and clients through internal controls optimization, testing, and reporting during bankruptcies and other major events..

Eric previously served as the Chief Audit Executive of a publicly traded oil and gas company in Houston and has hands-on experience working with senior management and audit committees. Eric serves as an annual presenter on information technology risks and controls and fraud prevention to the Texas Association of School Board Officials (TASBO).

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA®)
  • Certified Fraud Examiners (CFE)

Professional Organizations

  • Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)

Board and Community Service

  • LSU Alumni Association – Director
  • Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Houston Board Volunteer


  • B.A. in Communications, Mississippi State University
  • M.B.A. in Finance and Internal Audit, Louisiana State University