Director, Transformation Assurance & Compliance
Alicia Perez has over 15 years of experience in business assurance and IT audit. Mrs. Perez earned a B.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of the West Indies, a designation for ISACA’s Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and is Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT).
At Symptai, Alicia oversees the delivery of the advisory services. She is responsible for transformation maturity, audit portfolio, and the augmentation of clients’ data governance, and quality role. She provides services for general advisory projects which includes IT general control reviews, IT solution selections, risk management, and network vulnerability and penetration testing. She has the combination of being an astute student of technology and an avid learner of business drivers, she is key in deriving value from business investment and excellent and advising on leveraging technology for profit. Alicia’s work experience has positioned her in every industry and at varying organisational levels, she understands operational challenges and solve business and technology problems with well researched and practically applicable solutions. Alicia is eager to develop others who are interested in IT Audit and enables her team of consultants to grow in this discipline. She continues to create innovative tools and methodologies that gives support to clients.
Prior to working at Symptai, Alicia also worked within JMI as a Developer, where she built a web application that would transfer information automatically and collated to the head office for tracking purposes.
Alicia is also a member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA).