Robert E. Davis, MBA, CISA, CICA obtained a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting and Business Law and a Master of Business Administration degree in Management Information Systems from Temple and West Chester University, respectively.
During his twenty years of involvement in education, Robert acquired Postgraduate and Professional Technical licenses in Computer Science and Computer Systems Technology (issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia). As a CISA, Robert has provided data security consulting and information systems auditing services to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the United States Enrichment Corporation, Raytheon Company, the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Dow Jones & Company, and Fidelity/First Fidelity (Wells Fargo) corporations.
In particular to management information systems, some of his professional software and hardware experience includes MVS, UNIX, Windows, Oracle, Clarity, the International Money Management System, MS-Project, PERL, COBOL, PASCAL, DEC, IBM, Tandem, Compaq, and DELL. Robert has authored articles addressing IT issues for The Institute of Internal Auditors, IT Governance, LTD and ISACA as well as peer reviewed Carnegie Mellon University’s technical report “Comparing eSCM-SP v2 and COBIT” and Bloomsbury’s workbook ”Effective Auditing for Corporates“ .
In regards to training individuals in the information systems audit process, he has provided instruction to the Data Processing Management Association, the ISACA-Philadelphia Chapter CISA Review Course, the 3rd Annual Securasia Congress and an Internet CISA study group. Robert also is a former ISACA-Philadelphia Chapter Board of Directors’ member as well as Chairman of College Relations.