Ivan Spiteri Director

Ivan Spiteri

Director of Technology Advisory & Assurance

Digital Operational Resilience Act (DORA) | MFSA Guidance on ICT Related Arrangements | Technology Risk Assurance | Technology Advisory | Data Governance & Privacy | Gaming System and Compliance Audits | Blockchain (DLT) System Audits | BDO Virtual Accounting Solutions | SWIFT Customer Security Program



Ivan heads BDO Malta's technology advisory and assurance services. Ivan has more than 26 years of experience in the field of technology, with expertise in a variety of areas including project management, privacy and data protection (GDPR) advisory and assessments, acts as DPO for various BDO clients,  third-party assurance (SOC\ISAE Audits), regulatory and compliance, internal and external IT audits, internal control design and evaluation, IT governance, IT risk assessments, ISO27001, cyber security, business intelligence, digital transdata analytics, information risk management and strategy, database design, and business continuity management & disaster recovery.


He has successfully managed numerous IT projects, delivering them on schedule, within budget, and with a high level of quality.


Ivan worked at a Big4 for 11 years in the Technology Risk Advisory service line, where he gained experience in delivering and leading advisory services in privacy, IT regulatory, IT governance, and IT security. He also assisted clients with data warehousing, systems integration, and implementation. Prior to that, he spent 14 years working for a company listed on the Malta Stock Exchange, where he eventually rose to the position of head of the IT Quality Assurance.



  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • PRINCE2 Registered Practitioner
  • Certified Business Intelligence Specialist (MCTS)
  • Certified ITIL v3



  • Member of ISACA
  • Member of IAPP