Yemi is a Partner in the Advisory Service Line of EY Nigeria with over 17 years’ experience in consulting. Yemi is responsible for leading the IT Advisory business in West Africa. Additionally, Yemi is responsible for driving Cyber Security across West Africa with a contributory role across the wider Africa region.
Through previous experiences, Yemi has helped clients assess current state, build Information Technology and Information Security roadmaps, build Security and Technology capabilities, and improve existing organizational postures through platform engineering, deployment and operational effectiveness.
Prior to joining EY, Yemi worked for global consulting Systems Integrator, responsible for leading the Infrastructure Security Practice across North America and the Managed Security Operations business across North America as well. Through direct client experience, Yemi has increasingly delivered complex work programs and business-driven IT strategies to a diverse set of clients in the following areas: Business & IT Governance (Audit/ Assurance/ Advise), Information Security Assessment, Information Security Implementation, Security Operations, Security Monitoring & Management, IT Architecture / Strategy and IT Service Management.
Yemi holds a B.Sc degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from Seton Hall University (U.S.A) and a Master’s of Science in Engineering Management (University of Texas at Austin – U.S.A). Yemi is certified in CRISC (Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control).
From a professional standpoint, Yemi has been awarded five (5) US Patents & Invention Disclosures (all in the area of IT and Information Security).