Urvi Patel

Urvi Patel

Partner, Risk Advisory, Deloitte

Urvi Patel is a Risk Advisory Partner in Deloitte East Africa, and has over 13 years’ experience in IT & Security Advisory. She provides Cyber & Technology Risk as well as Data Analytics services to a diverse portfolio of clients across the East African region. In the cyber security and technology assurance space, she has been involved in providing tailor made solutions to clients, helping them address challenges related to cyber and information security, IT risk management and controls, IT security operations, cyber fraud analysis, and vulnerability management. She has worked with various clients and consulted on various information security projects and information systems audits, in line with leading security standards (ISO 27001, COBIT).

Urvi leverages on her extensive experience in IT risk management, technology assurance and data analytics to cater to the growing IT security requirements of clients across the banking, insurance, telecommunication and consumer services sectors. More recently, she has focused on developing digital solutions using emerging technologies; addressing fast changing business requirements of clients as they innovate and diversify in the “digital age.” Urvi holds a Bachelor Degree in Actuarial Science and Management Information Systems and is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).