General Manager: Compliance
With over 32 years-experience in the fields of Safety, Health and Environment including Risk, Compliance and Business, Bosman Stramrood is an expert in the fields of governance, risk and compliance. He started his career in the mining industry and is currently the General Manager: Lexis GRC, a division of LexisNexis South Africa. During his career he has served as local and international consultant for all industry types and trained thousands of people in Safety Management. He has also served as Risk Manager for two of South Africa's Mobile Telephone Networks and was a key contributor to the growth of a South African software company, specialising in custom SHEQ Management Solutions
COVID-19 has further demonstrated the importance of identifying emerging risks and prioritising investment in governance, risk and controls. These structures should be based on understanding how potential events and risks interconnect; how quickly impact may be experienced; how technology can be used to monitor and manage key controls and compliance obligations; and the value of cohesive culture across an organisation.