Chapter Administration

ISACA Mumbai Chapter represents ISACA in Mumbai and is operational since 1993. It was formally launched as ISACA chapter and recognized as Chapter No. 145 in September 1996. Currently, it is one of the very large chapters of ISACA, USA.

Chapter Bylaws

ISACA Mumbai Chapter is governed by a Managing Committee, which is elected by the members every year. The Chapter has been incorporated with its Bylaws duly approved by ISACA International and also by the Local Regulatory Authorities. All its Board Members (members of the Managing Committee) act in accordance with the Bylaws. The Bylaws and Chapter Administration Manual are used as guide while conducting the Chapter activities.

The Chapter follows the Policies and Procedures that are documented in the Chapter Bylaws and further reinforced by the Chapter Administration Manual released by ISACA International every year.

Administrative Office

The Chapter also has an Administrative Office which caters to the Administrative Functioning of the Chapter and also to respond quickly to the queries raised by the Chapter members. Unanswered queries are escalated to the relevant Board Member, who handles the respective portfolio.

Financial Matters

The Chapter adopts Conservative & Prudential Accounting Norms in managing its Financial Resources and adopts Proactive Risk Management Measures in carrying out its activities. It has an Annual Budget, which is adopted by the Board and its Annual Accounts are adopted by the Members every year after it is audited by an independent practicing Chartered Accountant selected and appointed by the Members. The Chapter has a healthy Balance Sheet and is looking forward to acquisition of its own premises, in order to serve its members in a better manner.

Marketing & Publicity

The Chapter has an active communication strategy of targeting the Chapter Members, potential Members and general Public through the medium of Print, Email, Media, Word of Mouth publicity and so on. All its Print Advertisements, which are being released regularly, are sent to ISACA International, for prior approval. The Chapter Board Members actively serve as Brand Ambassadors of the Chapter at many of the functions, where they are invited to speak on the profession of IS Audit, Security and Governance.

Grooming Future Leaders

The chapter regularly encourages its members to come forward and serve the Chapter as Volunteers, in different capacities. In due course after regular volunteering, these members get elected to the Chapter Board. This helps the Chapter in grooming a regular line of Volunteers and Future Leaders. The Chapter also has started a practice of "Call for Volunteers" program, inviting the Chapter Members to come forward and serve the Chapter, highlighting therein the benefits accruing to the Volunteers.