Deon is a professional services veteran with over 25 years of enterprise risk management, GRC technology enablement and internal audit experience in a variety of industries. He has extensive experience leading large complex global Internal Audit, SOX and ERM programs for several fortune 500 companies and has assisted a number of fortune 100 companies converge their disparate control functions including Internal Audit, Compliance, ORM, SOX and ERM. He is highly knowledgeable with risk and control transformation and GRC enablement tools, including MetricStream, Archer, Bwise and Accelus Connect.
Deon is a frequent speaker on the topics related to practical implementation of Internal Audit, SOX, ERM and GRC with the overarching principle of Integrated Assurance at some of the major global conferences.
Specialties include: internal audit, risk management, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, financial analysis, accounting, auditing, internal controls, financial reporting, and enterprise risk management