Kris Seeburn has served as Professor in Information Systems Audit and Control, IT & Enterprise Governance, Computer Security, Information warfare and a seasoned Information Security Consultant and Project Management Expert. He is today Visiting & Distinguished Professor on IT & Internet Governance, Digital Forensics, Information Security, Risk and Internet Law also served as Researcher/Director for a Digital Forensics Lab joint FBI. Has completed various banking and finance audits as well as BASEL II / III and various other core standards audits and implementations. He has been actively participating on various International Standards bodies such as ISO/NIST and serves as Member of ISO JTC1. He has over 19+ years of experience. Experience and having read in Computer & Communications Law & various Industry Certifications in Audit, Internal Audit, Governance, Security, Fraud, Forensics, Privacy, Data Protection and Project Management.  Has a range of experience in Regulatory Compliance, Information Technology Management, Project Management, Auditing and Risk as well as GDPR. He is a Professor at the US National Defense University with visiting status to PRINCETON & YALE. Also serves at a higher level in the intelligence community.

He is a member of Advisory Board of The New Security Foundation, Member of The American College of Forensic Examiners & Institute of Forensics Science. He is President / Founder of the ISACA Mauritius Chapter, Chair of the Academic Program Subcommittee / Member of the Education and Dissemination Committee of ISACA. A Fellow and past Board Member of the International Professors Project also Vice President and Director of Governance and Policy International at Center for the Advancement of the Enterprise Architecture Profession and a Member of the Digital Forensics Association (DFA). He continues to serve ISACA in different Volunteer positions. A Chartered Fellow of the British Computer Society, Chartered Engineer of the Engineering Council-UK, Senior Member of IEEE, he has been Founding Chair of IEEE Mauritius Section and also Chair of ISOC Mauritius Chapter and also served on the IEEE Africa Initiative. He is also Board members of various organisations amongst was AFRINIC where he served as Board Member and has been Chair of the Finance & Audit Committee and has served two years as Member of its Audit Committee and also Chair of Finance committee. He was a member of the ISACA – Government & Regulatory Advocacy Committee, now a Liaison to INTOSAI – WGITA for ISACA and also a member of the DiploFoundation. He is a continued Internet governance, Risk and security evangelist. He is a member of ICANN – ALAC and the ICANN – NCUC. Editorial Board Member of the Inderscience – International Journal of Auditing Technology. Advisory member –ENISA Cyber Europe, Advisory trustee/member – IOT Security foundation, Co-Chair – FWasS – Cloud Security Alliance, Internet Governance Forum– Member, Advisory trustee/Member – IOT Security foundation, Internet of Things Institute – Member, US Government Blockchain Association – Member. Within ICANN he serves as volunteer on various WT and CCWGs. From WT1 to WT5 and also a keen interest in policy development.

He is BCS Assessor for CITP and FBCS also CEng Assessor – UK Council of Engineers. Has developed key frameworks on Information Risk and a Risk and Business Process Practitioner.

He sits on various National and Regional committees and boards on Governance and Security Management. He is also a Spokesperson for ISACA / ITGI as an expert in the fields of Security / Governance / Audit. He was Gold Medalist for the BCS Mauritius IT Personality of the Year award. He was also given the ISACA Harold Weiss Award for Outstanding contribution to the IT Governance Profession for 2012-2013.

His areas of expertise include IS Auditing, IS Risk, Governance, Information Security, IT policies and standards development, problem and incident management, Blockchain, IoT, business process management and re-engineering.

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