Ms. Laura Mabunda is a Chartered Internal Auditor (CMIIA) with qualification in Internal Audit Leadership (QIAL), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and a Certified Ethics Officer. She also obtained a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Internal Auditing (UP), Masters of Business Administration (NWU), and Bachelor’s Degree in Internal Auditing.
She has 17 plus years’ experience in auditing and risk management. Her other areas of competence include Forensic investigations, Compliance Management, Fraud and Anti-corruption Management, Ethics/ Integrity Management, Corporate Governance and Financial Management. She has been in Executive Management Team in both private and public (National, Provincial and Local Government) sector.
She has a proven ability to lead the overall functioning of internal audit and risk management departments focused in delivering effective and adequate controls, risk management and governance processes to ensure the reliability and integrity of financial and operational information as well as providing independent, objective assurance and consulting services geared towards adding value and improving the quality-of-service delivery for an organisation, whilst successfully contributing to corporate governance.