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Abbas Godhrawala

Partner, Risk Consulting, EY India

Seasoned Governance, Risk & Compliance professional and a technology enthusiast with over 20 years of experience in IT Advisory, Information Security, IT risk management and Technology audits.

Areas of focus TMT Risk Consulting
Office Mumbai, IN

Abbas is a Partner in Business Consulting services in EY India. His specialization is in Technology Risk and Information Security across different industries (Technology, Telecom, Media and Entertainment, Professional Services).

He joined Ernst and Young in 2006 and is based in Mumbai office.

He holds Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Mumbai (1998) and is a certified Chartered Accountant, ICAI (2001). 

His Certifications include:

  • CISA, ISACA, Chicago, USA (2001)
  • CISM, ISACA, Chicago, USA (2006)
  • ISO 27001 LA
  • HITRUST CSF Practitioner

His technical skills and expertise include:

  • SOCR attestation Services
  • Data privacy
  • HITRUST assessments
  • Program & Project management
  • Information security design & review
  • Vendor risk management reviews
  • IT audit & compliance management
  • IT governance & outsourcing

How Abbas is building a better working world

Abbas has led several engagements pertaining to Governance and Compliance, IT Consulting, Information Security, Digital Risk and Third-Party Reporting Services. By virtue of these engagements, EY has assisted their clients to improve their internal capabilities giving them an informed view of how, where and why to invest in managing the risk associated to their ecosystem thereby providing transparency to the relevant stakeholders.

Abbas has played a pivotal role in helping the client execute strategy and overarching programs that allows for rigorous and structured decision-making which is resilient in the face of ever evolving industry which further helped clients to identify and take corrective actions for potential organizational, business, and operational risks and to mitigate the risks associated with the underlying processes. These clients are thereby able to enhance compliance to their end customers and mature their ecosystems to face latest digital risks.

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