Thagraj leads Information Security for the Discovery Group and throughout his career has been involved within the domains of Internal Audit, IT Risk Management, Information Security and Business Development across multiple sectors of industry. He is a Subject Matter Expert on King III IT Governance, the Protection of Personal Information (Privacy) and Information Security Management. Over the last few years, before joining his current organisation and while in professional services, he built and led the Privacy capability for Africa, where among other things, provided bespoke, non- technical awareness and education to several Boards and Executive Committees on Privacy and Information Security.
With his career being centered around technology and security, he is well placed to advise on the use of IT and effective management of information security to transform businesses and accelerate the achievement of business objectives. His skills and interest spans much wider than IT, he has an affinity for strategy, business development and building high performing teams.