Vasco Jara Schiappa, Partner

Vasco Schiappa leads BDO Portugal’s IS Audit department and has more than 25 years of  professional experience in financial statements’ auditing, consulting and information systems’ auditing. Along those several years, Vasco has been leading, coordinating, and performing assurance services in the Information and Technology (IT) area, which cover a wide range of industries, such as: Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT), Banking and Finance (Investment and real estate funds), Healthcare,  Hospitality and Leisure, Automotive industry, Education, Wholesale and retail, Public sector, Not-for-profit entities, among other.



Assurance Services – IS Audit Partner



Undergraduate Degree in Corporate Management and Organization at ISCTE

CPA (“Revisor Oficial de Contas – ROC”)

Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), from ISACA (USA)

ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, from BSI (UK)


Professional Affiliations

Portuguese Institute of Statutory Auditors “Ordem dos Revisores Oficiais de Contas (OROC), CPA “ROC” member no. 1564

Portuguese Securities and Exchange Commission “Comissão do Mercado de Valores Mobiliários (CMVM), CPA “ROC” member no. 20161174

Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA, USA), member no. 621972

ISACA Lisbon Chapter (Portugal)

BDO Portugal’s “Champion” (liaison with BDO International) for technical expertise on: IS Audit and Caseware IDEA