Practice Lead, Strategic Advisory, Vital Advisory, Australia
Paras has over nineteen years’ experience in business and technology consulting. He has offered consulting and advisory services to wide-ranging commercial, public sector, educational and not-for-profit organisations to solve business and technology problems in areas such as Business and IT strategy alignment, Risk management, Governance, IT capability maturity assessment, Management Systems, Information Security, Business Continuity, and Process and business improvements.
He started his career as a Chartered Accountant and ventured into the field of Information Technology as an Auditor in 2001. He leveraged his understanding of finance and cost accounting principles across large IT implementation and outsourcing projects. Paras is a Certified Trainer and Certification Assessor for Management Systems Certifications including ISO27001 (Information Security), ISO9001 (Quality), ISO20000 (IT Service Management), and ISO22301 (Business Continuity). He’s also accredited trainer for COBIT5 Foundation, Implementation and Assessor as well as (Organisational) Change Management trainings.