Bernard Wanyama

President of ISACA Kampala Chapter, Founder & Managing Director of SYNTECH Associates Ltd., Uganda



Bernard is a seasoned professional in the IT industry with a strong focus on IT service delivery, cybersecurity, information security and systems integration. He has over 17 years of industry experience and has previously held IT service management roles with Barclays / ABSA and Bank of Africa.
For more than twelve years at SYNTECH ASSOCIATES, he has worked on projects for clients such as Google, UNICEF, Coca Cola, MTN, Airtel, Fred Hutch Cancer Research, Andela, Kerzner International, Arizona Computer Services and Deloitte in Africa, Europe, the Middle East and North America.
He is an active member of ISACA, serving as the President of the Kampala Chapter and on ISACA International Volunteer Committees. He is a reviewer of the 8th Edition of the CGEIT Review Manual and a member of the CGEIT Exam Item Development Working Group.
He is also an APMG accredited trainer for CISA and CISM courses. He is also a mentor and a SheLeadsTech Ambassador.
His volunteer work also includes mentoring, training and coaching of leaders in the information technology industry and beyond.
He is also a regular speaker at IT conferences on the areas of information security, IT risk and governance, cloud computing and site reliability engineering.
He is married to Diana and together they have three children. They live in Kampala, Uganda.

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