Darmesh Naka
Relentless in pursuit of growth and development, of myself and my community.

Darmesh N Naka

EY Africa Technology Risk Leader

Focused on improving client performance and team development. Trail running affords head-space. Family time affords debate on growing up. Learning how to paint.

Areas of focus Risk Audit Technology

Darmesh is an IT Audit and Governance Leader at EY Advisory Services in South Africa. His role in supporting our Audit practice, and dealing with non-audit clients, has provided him with experience across several industry sectors and various technology areas.

Before taking this position, Darmesh was our Africa Advisory Quality and Risk Management Leader, from 2005 till 2011. During this time, he oversaw a number of consultations on independence and conflicts for Advisory Services – again, with both audit and non-audit clients.

At the same time, he was also responsible for overseeing several initiatives to strengthen our quality and risk management initiatives.
Darmesh is a qualified CA (SA) and has a CRISC qualification. He joined EY in 1996.

How Darmesh is building a better working world

Darmesh is excited about transforming clients’ control environments and putting our clients on a growth trajectory.

He is committed to developing our people to become the best they can be, and to helping young colleagues become ambassadors for EY because the future lies in their hands.

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