Professional Experience

Andrew is a founding shareholder and Chief Executive Office of Risk-X Holdings Ltd.  He is also a Director of Risk X Data Assurance (Pty) Ltd in South Africa. Andrew read Economics at Rhodes University and spent the Dotcom era as a serial entrepreneur in Johannesburg before joining Computer Associates South Africa and then Dimension Data Middle East and Africa.

Since relocating to the United Kingdom in 2007, Andrew held associate director and director-level roles at NCC Group and Sysnet before founding Risk-X in  2011.

In addition to his  leadership roles, Andrew is a seasoned information security technology professional in his own right and holds several industry certifications, including PCI-DSS QSA, CISA and ISO27001:2013 Lead Auditor. He is a member of Institute of Directors (UK) and is a chartered member of the British Computer Society (MBCS CITP).

Andrew’s primary area of responsibility is for the global performance of Risk-X Holdings Ltd against the mandate the board receives annually from the shareholders.

Industry Sector Experience
  • Governance, Regulation and Compliance
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Financial Services
  • Retail
  • Media / Leisure / Entertainment
  • Telecoms / ISP / Hosting
  • Gambling and Gaming
Qualifications
  • MBCS CITP
  • MIOD
  • CISA
  • PCI-DSS QSA
  • ISO27001:2013 Lead Auditor