SCHAUMBURG, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Every year ISACA members and other business IT professionals worldwide serve their organizations and industries with exemplary achievements and noteworthy contributions to advancing technology. Outstanding IT audit, risk, governance, privacy and cybersecurity professionals are being recognized with ISACA’s 2021 Global Achievement Awards as well as through its new Hall of Fame for their accomplishments and contributions that advance the professional community and exemplify ISACA’s purpose.
The recipients of the 2021 Global Achievement Awards and the inaugural class of the Hall of Fame will be recognized at the first-ever ISACA Awards Virtual Gala on Thursday, 15 July at 9 a.m. CDT / 14:00 UTC. This free, two-hour event will feature a performance from multiplatinum pop sensation Rachel Platten as well as regional artists who will highlight their local culture.
Global Achievement Award Winners
The following recipients of the 2021 ISACA Global Achievement Awards will be recognized at the Gala:
ISACA Technology for Humanity Award: Niel Harper CISA, CRISC, CDPSE, Chief Information Security Officer, United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), Denmark
“For contributions to capacity building across the world toward the development of affordable, open and user-centric Internet infrastructure.”
ISACA Educational Excellence Award: Mahesh S. Raisinghani, Ph.D., CISM, Professor, Texas Woman’s University, USA