Graham Dawes

COO: Risk Advisory East West & Central Africa

Graham Dawes


5 Magwa Crescent



South Africa


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Graham is currently the leader of our Risk Advisory business across East, West and Central Africa, areas representing 10 individual countries. He is based in Nairobi in Kenya.

Prior to this position Graham was the leader of the Western Cape Forensic practice and was also responsible for Cyber Security, e-Discovery and Forensic Data Analytics nationally within Deloitte Risk Advisory
He has extensive experience in Cyber Security, e-Discovery and Forensic Data Analytic.
Graham has more than 20 years of experience in the industry. He has been instrumental in setting up the Forensic Consulting business which provided specific solutions to clients in order to proactively prevent fraud and/or corruption.
Graham joined our consulting division for two years where he was part of a public sector delivery team known as Integrated Solutions. Graham returned to Forensics as a Director in 2008.
Prior to joining Deloitte, Graham was a Senior Special Investigator with The Directorate of Special Operations where he was involved in a number of high profile and complex fraud, corruption, money laundering and asset forfeiture related cases. He was with the unit from inception and was also involved in the recruitment and training of new members to the Unit.

He lead the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) service offering in Africa at his previous employer and worked on/ managed various FCPA assignments. He was also responsible for developing the FCPA due diligence methodology covering specific risks and processes to support investors into Africa

Graham Dawes