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Frances Sithole

Head of IT

CGEIT, CHFI, CISA, CISM, CPTE, CRISC, ECIH

Kudenga House

+263 242 703 876

+263773686729

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Executive Summary

Frances is the Head of Technology Risk & Security Assurance Services. He is mainly responsible for delivering IT general controls and internal control reviews in support of the firm’s external audit engagements. His responsibilities include: IT Audit, IT Security, IT Risk, IT Security, Network Penetration testing & Vulnerability Assessments, Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery and Digital Forensics. 

Frances is responsible for the day to day running of the department to improve productivity and efficiency in support of the BDO Global IT Strategy.

Professional Affiliations

  • Information Systems Control and Audit Association (ISACA)
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
  • Electronic Commerce Council (EC-Council)
  • Institute of Risk Management South Africa (IRMSA)

Education

  • BSc Computer Science Honours Degree
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
  • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)
  • Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT)
  • Certified Penetration Testing Engineer (CPTE)
  • Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI)
  • EC Council Certified Incident Handler (ECIH)