A 10/04/13 BlogTalkRadio Interview
Sajay has more than 30 years of experience in information technology, specializing in information security, business continuity, privacy, IT audit and information risk. He is the Founder and CEO of Securely Yours LLC, which focuses on delivering innovative solutions through delivery channels like Software-as-a-Service, Managed Services and traditional IT consulting. Prior to starting Securely Yours, Sajay was instrumental in starting IBM’s Information Security consulting practice and managing its information tech consulting practice in Latin America.
Sajay Rai co-authored the recently published book, Defending the Digital Frontier – A Security Agenda, which guides business and IT executives on how to develop an effective and efficient information security program within their enterprise.
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In 2004, Sonia Luna, CPA, CIA founded Aviva Spectrum, a highly specialized management consulting firm headquartered in Los Angeles, California with affiliate offices in Hong Kong, China and Bangalore, India. Aviva’s mission is helping U.S. stock exchange-listed, government and privately-held organizations improve their understanding and application of the tenets of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. In practice, this vision of leadership materialized into a unique compliance methodology supported by two titanic guiding frameworks: COSO and CobIT, which help organizations mitigate risk while maximizing overall shareholder value.
Sonia launched her career at Arthur Andersen LLP, where she acquired an extensive amount of Corporate Governance, Internal Audit and Regulatory Compliance consulting experience. Sonia honed this experience further as a Manager at Ernst & Young LLP and as a Senior Consultant at SingerLewak, a Los Angeles-based Certified Professional Accounting firm. Throughout her collective 12-year tenure in these organizations, Sonia worked with a variety of clients in multiple industries that included Entertainment, Bio Technology, Consumer Products, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Software Development, Professional Business Services, Oil and World Wide Web-based merchants, either as a leader or member of audit engagement teams.
Sonia has traveled extensively throughout the United States and China and as has successfully completed multiple speaking engagements related to Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. The audience demographic Sonia has presented Sarbanes-Oxley information to has included Chief Executive Officers, Chief Financial Officers and Chief Compliance Officers, among others.Sonia earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from the California State University at Northridge, California. Sonia’s current professional affiliation memberships include the Institute of Internal Auditors, ISACA, the American Institute of Certified Professional Accountants and the California Society of Certified Public Accountants. In addition, Sonia served as the Chief Financial Officer of AID FOR AIDS; a non-profit organization focused on finding a cure for AIDS and is a member of the Board of Directors at the Orange County, California chapter of ALPFA, the Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting.
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