Mr.Sylvester Simon Orao

Board Member.

Mr.Sylvester Simon Orao (Board Member)

Sylvester is the Non-Executive Director of VFP and serves in the Board Audit and Risk Committee.  He has over 15 years of professional experience (Four years with PricewaterhouseCoopers, 1999 - 2003; Two years with KPMG Tanzania, 2003 - 2006; two years with KPMG Channel Islands in the United Kingdom (UK), 2006-2008; about one year with Ernst & Young Tanzania, 2008/2009. Sylvester was a pioneer for the start of ABA Alliance, a vibrant professional audit and advisory firm, in April 2009 ensuring its introduction and nurturing its growth in the market. He has spent most of his years of experience in the provision of audit and related advisory services. Currently, he is the partner responsible for Public Sector & Development department (PSD) at ABA Alliance and has a sound understanding of working with governments both in Tanzania and in the States of Guernsey (UK). During the course of his career, Sylvester has worked closely with some of the leading Development Partners such as the Global Fund; USAID; CDC; EU; Oxfam Ireland & Oxfam Great Britain. He is a member of the National Board of Accountants and Auditors in Tanzania (NBAA) and ISACA, USA (Previously known as the Information Systems Audit and Control Association.