Vijay A. D'Souza

Director, Information Technology and Cybersecurity

Areas of Expertise:

  • Cybersecurity issues
  • Federal Information Systems
  • IT Acquisition and Development

Vijay D'Souza is a Director in GAO’s Information Technology and Cybersecurity team. He oversees a diverse IT audit portfolio. Vijay leads multiple efforts to evaluate the performance of federal programs in the areas of cybersecurity and information technology. He leads the Center for Enhanced Cybersecurity, which provides technical support to GAO’s cybersecurity engagements. Previously Vijay led GAO’s efforts to enhance its data analytics capabilities. He has also led audits in areas such as improper payments and IT program management.

Vijay joined GAO in 2001. Vijay earned a master’s degree in business administration from the University of California-Berkeley and a bachelor of science degree in engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park.


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