About Us

Our Vision

To be the Emerging Technology consulting and training partner of choice.

Our Mission

Help our clients get ahead and stay ahead on emerging technologies.

Our Guiding Principles

We strive to understand our clients’ unique needs. It’s from this springboard that we are able to map out tailored services and solutions that ultimately add value to their business, help them make informed decisions and resolve their most pressing challenges.

We are passionate about equipping and empowering our clients with the right tools and techniques to excel at work.

We guide our clients through their tech-transformation. With new and exciting technologies emerging almost every day, the journey we walk with our clients will help strengthen their business and help it grow.

Our guiding principles are underpinned by our core values:

  • We add Value
  • We build Trust
  • We act with Integrity
  • We strive for Excellence
  • We drive Innovation

Meet the Team

Dr Mariana Carroll
Dr. Mariana Carroll is a passionate advisor and academic focusing on emerging technology opportunities and trends.
Dr Mariana Carroll

Dr. Mariana Carroll is an enthusiastic technology advisor and academic. She has a passion for consulting and training services and solutions around Emerging Technologies. She consults on major projects for large corporates across the globe, advising on cutting-edge research, insights and solutions with a strong focus on Africa.

During her tenure at Deloitte she launched and steered the Cloud Computing Centre of Excellence, as well as a research and eminence unit called Deloitte TechSights Africa. Mariana currently facilitates the CIO Transition Labs at Deloitte.

Mariana completed her PhD in IT Governance and Risk Management and is a regular guest lecturer at South Africa’s leading universities. She has a Post-Doctoral Fellowship and serves on the Academic Advisory Board of the University of Pretoria: Informatics Department. Mariana is an alumni of the ISACA SA Board. Her research interests include Emerging Technologies, IT Management, IT Governance, IT Strategy and IT Effectiveness. She is an eminent speaker and author with articles published in conference proceedings, both locally and abroad, on the topics of Cloud Computing, Virtualization and IT Auditing.

Mariana built her professional career on the belief that knowledge and transformation are the two fundamental building blocks of any successful organisation and strives to add value to people by helping them excel at work.

Michelle Carroll
Michelle Carroll is a Business Intelligence specialist with a key focus on information gathering, data analysis and project management.
Michelle Carroll

Michelle Carroll completed her Bachelors and Honours Degrees in Quantitative Risk Management at the North West University in Potchefstroom. She worked as an Analytics Consultant at Revenue Science part of the Cyest Corporation, where she specialised in providing analytics service offerings and solutions to clients by leveraging leading trends in Big Data and Data Sciences.

Michelle has worked with major Blue Chip clients in Telecommunications, Banking and Media. She is passionate about information that can be shaped into intelligence which in turn drives informed decision making. She enjoys being part of a progressive team where innovative thinking and collaboration solves problems and lead to the achievement of holistic goals.

Michelle’s major strength is to facilitate the process of information gathering, analysis and project management, creating insights through statistical tools and methodologies that deliver results by empowering key stakeholders in the business.

Our extended network of experts

Mariana Carroll Consulting enjoys access to the shared knowledge and expertise of a select group of trusted IT Professionals who work alongside us to provide excellent services and solutions based on our clients’ needs. Our specialists have a proven track-record collaborating on multiple projects with us in the past. These experts, or MCC-E’s as we like to call them, includes specialists in IT Governance, IT Risk Management, IT Auditing, Security, Enterprise Architecture, Solution Development, Digital Marketing and Scientific Research.

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