Greg Schu

Greg Schu

Partner; BDO Digital Governance, Risk & Compliance


BDO Minneapolis Office



Executive Summary

Greg Schu is a partner in the firm’s Cybersecurity practice and the National Leader of the Payment Card Industry (PCI) practice. He has more than 25 years of experience in professional services helping organizations evaluate risk, governance, security, regulatory standards, compliance controls and understand the areas of focus where business, compliance, or technology security improvements may be required.

Greg provides services in the areas of PCI, Cyber/IT Security, Data Security, Risk Assessment, and Blockchain Assessments on a local, national and global basis. He has worked with third-party service providers, processors, financial institutions, along with organizations in professional services, retail, healthcare, and manufacturing industries.

He has managed global engagements in a variety of countries and has lead data and security compliance, technical assessments and security control initiatives based on the client needs. In addition to PCI focused projects, services have included analysis of networks, assessment of logging and alerting processes, logical and physical security, compliance program analysis, vendor due diligence, cyber risk assessments and security awareness. He has had interaction with government regulatory functions such as the PCAOB and bank regulators. 

Greg has been a lead speaker and co-presenter at the AICPA, MN ISACA, MN Society of CPAs, and various national seminars and conferences regarding data security, blockchain technology, and compliance frameworks.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA)
Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), Twin City Chapter
Minnesota Society of CPAs
PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC)


B.B.A., Accounting, University of Minnesota