Carolynn has extensive management and governance experience and has held various positions such as Chief Information Officer (Liberty Health Holdings), Chief Technology Officer (Old Mutual), Board (Old Mutual), Board Committees (Audit Committee Member for OM Staff Medical Aid Fund) and other Executive roles for international, listed, private and public organisations.
She is an independent non-executive for Government Employee Medical Scheme and director of the Institute of IT Professionals (IITPSA). She is also chairperson of the SABS governance of organizations committee, international co-editor of the ISO 37000 standard and member of the international committee for the re-write of ISO 38500.
She is known for her work in the areas of:
The King Reports; Corporate Governance; IT Governance; Risk and Compliance; Information Governance; Information Privacy and Information Security; IT Legacy and Digital Transformation; Project Governance and Project Management.
She holds a BSc (Hons) and MSc (Quantitative Resource Ecology) as well as several industry related credentials including CGEIT and CBRM. Carolynn consults through Candor Governance as both a practitioner and independent advisor.