Tichaona Zororo is Director of IT Advisory at Enterprise Governance of IT (Pty) Ltd. He is the first COBIT 5 Certified Assessor in Southern Africa and the 40th worldwide. Tichaona is also the first African and person from Africa to sit on the ISACA Board of Directors and to chair its Audit & Risk Committee. Tichaona is also the youngest to become the president of the ISACA South Africa Chapter.

Tichaona Zororo, CIA, CISA, CISM, CRISC, CRMA, CGEIT, COBIT 5 Certified Assessor
Tichaona Zororo.jpg
Occupation Director of IT Advisory
Organization Enterprise Governance of IT (Pty) Ltd
Known for ISACA Board Member and Chair Audit & Risk Committee
Spouse(s) Ruth Zororo

Tichaona is Director at ISACA and Chair Audit & Risk Committee ISACA and the Immediate Past President and Board Member ISACA South Africa Chapter

He is also an advisor to numerous global boards and executives on their role in using Emerging and Merging Technologies to create enterprise value through Digital Transformation, Governance and Management of Enterprise IT, IT Risk, Cybersecurity and IT Auditing.

He also sits on a number of Audit & Risk Board Committees in South Africa which are Kwazulu Natal Legislature, South African National Biodiversity Institute SANBI and Setsoto Local Municipally.

Background

Tichaona holds a Holds a B.Sc. Honours in Information Systems from Midlands State University, a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Auditing (Wits) and several other certificates in business and IT. He is also a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certified in Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT) and Certified COBIT 5 Assessor.


Tichaona did his primary education at Seke 11 Primary School, Seke 1 high for his secondary school and Zengeza High School for his high school.

Career

Tichaona has vast years of in-depth experience in mainstream IT, IT Auditing, Cybersecurity, IT Governance and Risk across private and public sectors in Africa, America, Europe and Asia.

He is a member of ISACA International Board of Directors and Chair of ISACA International Audit and Risk Committee. He sits on a number of Audit, Risk and Performance Committees in South Africa. He is the Immediate Past President and Board Member of ISACA South Africa Chapter.

Tichaona served on the ISACA International’s Framework Committee charged with identifying and supporting activities required to appropriately define, build and maintain a globally applicable and practically useable ISACA enterprise governance and management of IT (GEIT) framework (COBIT), CGEIT Test Enhancement Sub Committee, External Advocacy Committee, ISACA South Africa Chapter President, Vice President and Chapter Certifications Director. He was Deputy Chair of ISACA International Audit and Risk Committee and he chaired the IT Governance Committee of Eastern Cape Province Department of Roads & Public Works.

He is a trainer, speaker and published author in IT Governance, COBIT, IT Auditing, Social Media, Cloud Computing, Big Data and Cybersecurity. Tichaona was voted the best speaker 2017 Asia CACS and Africa CACS.

Tichaona has been involved in and continues to contribute to the development of numerous ISACA white papers on Big Data, DevOps, Cybersecurity, IT Governance, Cloud Computing, BYOD and Outsourced IT Services to mention but a few.

A renowned COBIT advisor and trainer, Tichaona is credited for being the first COBIT 5 Certified Assessor in Southern Africa and the 40th worldwide. He is the first African and person from Africa to sit on the ISACA Board of Directors and to chair its Audit & Risk Committee. Tichaona is also the youngest to become the president of the ISACA South Africa Chapter.

He is a COBIT 5 subject matter expert who has participated in the development and review of numerous COBIT publications. Tichaona has presented and participated in the COBIT expert panels at many COBIT conferences in Europe, America, Asia and Africa. He is an accredited COBIT 5 Foundation, Implementation and Assessor qualifications trainer.

Passionate about everything Governance & Management of Enterprise IT- Digital and Innovation -Tichaona Zororo is a recipient of the ISACA 2017 Harold Weiss Award for Outstanding Achievement for his exceptional dedication & achievement that far exceeds the norm in IT governance.

Tichaona also worked as a Portfolio Assurance Manager at Standard Bank in South Africa.



Videos of Tichaona

Tichaona Zororo on the Value of ISACA Membership