Dr. John Mitchell
PhD, CEng, CITP, MBA, FBCS, MBCS, CISA, CGEIT, FIIA, MIIA, QiCA, CFE, Managing Director, LHS Business Control
Dr Mitchell is an international authority on corporate & IT governance, the management of audit departments and the impact of regulatory and compliance issues on the delivery of assurance services. He is a Chartered Engineer, Chartered Information Technology Professional, a Certified Fraud Examiner, a Certified Information Systems Auditor, a Fellow of the Institute of Internal Auditors (UK) and a Fellow of the British Computer Society where he is a past member of its governing Council. He was recently awarded ISACA’s new qualification, Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT). His doctorate in risk analysis techniques was awarded by City University, London, England. His MBA in financial control was awarded, with distinction, by Middlesex University, England. He has over 30 years practical audit experience and an international reputation for advising organisations on their governance strategies and associated methodologies. This is coupled with a strong academic background, which includes research, extensive publications and teaching at the post-graduate level. John has been an expert witness in a number of high profile UK criminal cases and he has been featured in a major British computing publication as the IT Detective.