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Christopher Roach

Managing Director

Phone: (713) 871-1118
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Overview

Christopher P. Roach is the National IT Practice Leader and a Managing Director in the Risk & Advisory Services practice for CBIZ, Inc. Chris has extensive experience in information technology (IT) risk management and business management with exceptional success in driving business value and using technology to mitigate business risks. He has consulted for a variety of public and privately-held companies, as well as government, not-for-profit and educational institutions. He has significant experience in helping organizations achieve their objectives using technology as an enabler to managing change, improving business productivity, mitigating business risk and improving competitive practices. Prior to CBIZ Chris was a Partner in KPMG’s Information Risk Management Practice and Founder/CEO of Think-IT Services, LLC providing information technology risk management services.

Expertise:

  • Cybersecurity
  • IT Audit
  • Sarbanes-Oxley
  • Business Continuity Management
  • IT Operational/Process Improvement
  • Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Strategic Planning

Education

  • B.S., Management Information Systems, Southern New Hampshire University

Professional Designations

  • Certified Information Security Management
  • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Controls

Professional Memberships

  • Information Systems Audit & Control Association
  • Information Systems Security Association
  • Institute of Internal Auditors
  • InfraGard

Speaking Engagements

  • "Cybersecurity First Aid Kit: Proactive Strategies to React and Respond to Cyber Threats", MIS Training Institute SuperStrategies Conference & Expo, October 2016
  • Cybersecurity First Aid Kit: Proactive Strategies to React and Respond to Cyber Threats", Institute of Internal Auditors & Information Security Audit & Control Association Governance, Risk & Control Conference, August 2016
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