Albert J. Marcella Jr., Ph.D., CISA, CISM

Albert J. Marcella Jr., Ph.D., CISA, CISM is president of Business Automation Consultants, LLC a global information technology and management-consulting firm providing information technology (IT) management consulting and IT audit and security reviews and training for an international clientele.

Dr. Marcella is an internationally recognized public speaker, researcher, workshop and seminar leader with 35 years of experience in IT audit, security and assessing internal controls, and an author of numerous articles and 27 books on various IT, audit and security related subjects.

Dr. Marcella’s articles on cyber extortion, workplace violence, Electronic Stored Information (ESI), privacy risks in multifunctional devices (MFDs), cyber forensics, incident management planning and ethics have appeared in the ISACA Journal, Disaster Recovery Journal, Journal of Forensic & Investigative Accounting, EDPACS, ISSA Journal, Continuity Insights, and the Internal Auditor Magazine.

Dr. Marcella is the Institute of Internal Auditors Leon R. Radde Educator of the Year, 2000, Award recipient. Dr. Marcella has taught IT audit seminar courses for the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), continues to teach for the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), and has been recognized by the IIA as a Distinguished Adjunct Faculty Member.