Yolisa Skwintshi

A well-recognised technology executive, Yolisa has a culmination of 17 years’ experience spent in the IT Education, IT Risk and Security as well as Financial Services industries. Her capabilities range across functions such as Strategy Management, IT Security and Risk Governance, Infrastructure and Internet Security, ITIL, Programme Management and Software Development. She has made a notable impact within corporate multi-national organisations such as COMSEC (formally Electronic Communications Security), Barclays Africa Group Limited, Sanlam, First National Bank and Bytes Technology Group. Her early background in Education and Development has made a positive difference in the careers of fellow colleagues and technology teams that she has worked with.

She is a board member of the CIO Council of South Africa as well as Corporate Leadership BPI Network. Her expertise and influence have seen her invited as a key note speaker at multinational summits.