Board of Management
Our mission, our vision and our resolve are built on a sound and secure platform consisting of a Global Board of Management with distinctive knowledge on many different aspects of business management and internal controls, including marketing, product development, forensic accounting, procurement and supply chain management, and corporate governance. The Global Board members are;
Tom’s career spans industrial finance, banking, procurement, writing, consultancy and training. He has served on various committees including the strategic procurement planning committee of a major bank and also headed procurement operations in a key subsidiary of the bank. An internal control professional gained from experiences in Europe and with US based institutions; Tom brings his extensive knowledge of professional practice in internal control, risk management, corporate governance, supply chain management and training to the AICP.
Zarodeen Essop MBA, CFIP, CACC, CMIP, CCFA, CFA, MAICP
Nico Snyman MAICP
Nico Snyman is the founder and Director of Crest Advisory Africa (Pty) Ltd. Nico graduated with a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) and specialised in service quality, based on the SERVQUAL model by Parasuraman et al. He was awarded Fellow Membership by the Institute of Risk Managers South Africa (IRMSA). After serving over 11 years within the South African Police (SAP) Elite Clandestine Operations, Nico was promoted as a Brigadier in the South African Police Service (SAPS). Nico is head of AICP operations in the Southern Africa Development Community.
Ksenya Belyaeva MAICP
Ksenya Belyaeva is a highly skilled, motivated and enthusiastic internal auditor and internal control specialist. After receiving a diploma with Honours in economics and management, she joined a major steel manufacturing company in Russia where she gained experience in business process re-engineering, risk management and internal audit. She is responsible for performing assurance and consulting assignments, adopting best practices, adding value and boosting performance of business functions. Ksenya is currently involved in academic and scientific research on internal control related topics.