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Protiviti Contact

Roberto Abad

Managing Director


Roberto is the Managing Director of the Protiviti office in Mexico, with more than 36 years of experience was partner of a Big 4 and of Andersen in the Risk Consulting Division. Has been in the consulting business for 27 years and in the operational side of business for 7 years, with experience in several industries: manufacturing, distribution, technology, media, hospitality, communications, airlines and services.


He has gained experience particularly in the operating area of the businesses in which he has developed practices, such as:

  • Assessment of operating and administrative risks for businesses
  • Re-engineering of administrative and operating processes 
  • Implementation of administrative and operating processes and controls
  • Business fraud investigation and prevention 
  • Identification of weaknesses in internal control processes
  • Organization of internal audit departments and control of remote locations
  • Internal audit

Areas of Expertise

  • Computer Audit Special Team (CAST)
  • Business Consulting
  • Risk Consulting
  • Fraud Prevention and Investigation Services
  • Protiviti Mexico, first Protiviti and Robert Half International office in Latin America.

Industry Expertise

  • Consumer Products, Manufacturing, Airlines, Hospitality and Health, Services, Telecomunications


  • Accounting, Universidad Iberoamericana

Professional Memberships and Certifications

  • Accredited by the IIA to perform Internal Audit Quality Assurance Reviews
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • Certified Internal Control Auditor (CICA)
  • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)