Meet our Principals

Richard Cascarino,
Chief Strategy Officer

Richard Cascarino serves as RuleSphere's Chief Strategy Officer. He is also a consultant, author, and educator with over 28 years of experience across a wide variety of Governance Risk Compliance (GRC) areas. Richard’s competencies in audit training and GRC consulting have enabled him to lead the Institute of Internal Auditors in South Africa as President. He also served as the founding Regional Director of the Southern African Region of the Institute of Internal Auditors, Inc. Richard frequently delivers courses for the Institute of Internal Auditors, Inc. as well as championing GRC curricula. Mr. Cascarino authored the books; "Internal Auditing; An Integrated Approach" and "The Auditor’s Guide to Information Systems Auditing".

Mr. Cascarino has a focus on the Banking and Insurance industry clusters. He is helping RuleSphere to build new industry clusters and is interested in speaking with other auditors that may want to assist with this effort.

Richard is a member of both The Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) and The American Institute of Internal Fraud Examiners. He resides with his wife in Johannesburg, South Africa and in Steam Boat Springs, Colorado.  

 


 

Peter T. Davis,
Chief Performance Officer

Peter T. Davis serves as RuleSphere's Chief Performance Officer. He specializes in Predictive Risk Analytics, IT governance practices and in the security, audit and control of information. A battle-scarred information systems veteran, Mr. Davis’ career includes positions as programmer, systems analyst, security administrator, security planner, information systems auditor, and consultant.

Peter holds the following certifications: CISA, CMA, CISSP, CWNA, CCNA, CMC, CISM, COBIT FL, ITIL v3 FL, ISSPCS, PMP, SSGB, and CGEIT. Peter also is the past President and founder of the Toronto ISSA chapter, past Recording Secretary of the ISSA’s International Board and past Computer Security Institute Advisory Committee member.

Mr. Davis has written or co-written numerous articles and books including "Lean Six Sigma Secrets for the CIO," "Hacking Wireless Networks for Dummies" and "Securing and Controlling Cisco Routers." Peter was listed in the International Who’s Who of Professionals. In addition, he was only the third Editor in the three decade history of EDPACS, a security, audit and control publication. He lives with his wife Janet and their dog, Jack, in Toronto, Ontario.

 

 

Phil Wilson,
Chief Marketing Officer, Founder & Chairman

Biographical Sketch; Phil Wilson

Phil Wilson is a Principal with RuleSphere International where he leads programs to create strategic shareholder value and improve Governance Risk Compliance (GRC) projects and programs. He is a thought-leader in Predictive Risk Analytics (PRA) best practices, programs and systems. Phil’s goal is to guide customers in transforming predictive risk analytic data into information and insight that, in turn, generate unequalled financial and operational returns, and extraordinary strategic shareholder value for companies worldwide.

Phil is also a recognized leader in Strategic Value Assessment (SVA) tools that quantify operational and financial returns in terms of dollars and cents. His ability to innovate and provide firms with a sustainable competitive advantage is exemplary because he understands how to approach the reengineering challenges for existing or new processes.

Phil’s track record within the three domains of Governance Risk and Compliance (GRC) is exceedingly strong. He has shown customers all around the globe that he has a demonstrated and consistent ability in helping organizations to develop GRC programs, program offices and Centers-of-Excellence. He helps to align IT priorities, projects and processes with management information needs. He can help your firm to deliver Predictive Risk Analytics dashboards and reporting systems.

Phil is a leader in the development of a cross-industry GRC benchmarking consortium that is focused on Predictive Risk Analytics to help customers deal with the challenges and opportunities created by increased performance and governance expectations, risk management and compliance.

Mr. Wilson is highly active mentor, educator, author and consultant. He is a regular speaker at conferences and symposiums. He often consults on information quality, governance, risk management, information management strategy, and how companies can enhance their approaches to achieve work excellence, fine-tune best practice performance and align IT assets with information needs.

Specialties: Predictive Risk Analytics, Innovation, business intelligence, business analytics, information strategy, big data, enterprise information management, technology implementation, business process improvement, decision-analysis, risk management, GRC, information strategy, executive consulting, board governance, the business rule approach to regulatory compliance, eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) systems, Drupal Systems, business rule and process automation, etc.