Erika Del Giudice

Erika L. Del Giudice

Principal, IT Assurance Services

225 West Wacker Drive

Suite 2600

Chicago, Illinois 60606-1224

United States

Erika Del Giudice is a principal with Crowe specializing in providing clients with HITRUST and SOC 1 and SOC 2 reporting services as well as IT testing for financial audits. She manages a team that has developed internal methodology to align with HITRUST’s methodology and client education documentation, and assists clients in submitting validated assessments to HITRUST for certification.

In addition to HITRUST and SOC services, Erika has more than 21 years of experience, assisting clients with a variety of solutions, including internal audit SOX testing, social media risk assessments and audits, privacy consulting, and IT SOX 404 system reliance testing for financial statement audits.  

Erika has helped clients prepare for HITRUST and SOC testing, and leads teams to perform the testing to determine control design and operating effectiveness. She has also guided client brainstorming sessions on overhauling their control matrices to better reflect the control environment. 

Client focus

Professional affiliations

  • ISACA 
  • The Institute of Internal Auditors
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals


  • Bachelor of Business Administration and Finance/Computer Applications (double major)
    • University of Notre Dame | Notre Dame, IN
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISA
  • Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control, CRISC
  • Certified Common Security Framework Practitioner, CCSFP