Recent changes in corporate governance worldwide affect the strategic directions taken by most organizations. International codes for corporate governance now recommend the establishment of an Internal Audit Function as a benchmark of best business practice. In order to ensure get the optimum service from Internal Audit, it is essential that management have a realistic expectation.
Why you should Attend
Internal Auditors has been transforming over recent years from an emphasis on traditional/compliance audit where independence has been the core paradigm, to a value-adding role were partnering with management is accorded greater significance and the focus is in service delivery.
Areas Covered in the Session
The webinar will cover:
- Exploring the new roles of Internal Audit
- Services on offer
- Internal Audit vs outside consultants
- Maintaining Quality
Who Will Benefit
- Internal Auditors
- Financial Managers
- Board Members
- Audit Committee Members
Richard E. Cascarino, MBA, CIA, CISM, CFE, CRMA
Well known in international auditing, Richard is a principal of Richard Cascarino & Associates based in Colorado, USA and Johannesburg, South Africa with over 32 years of experience in audit training and consultancy.
He is a regular speaker to National and International conferences and has presented courses throughout Africa, Europe, the Middle East and the USA.
Richard is a Past President of the Institute of Internal Auditors in South Africa, was the founding Regional Director of the Southern African Region of the IIA-Inc and is a member of ISACA, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, where he was a member of the Board of Regents for Higher Education.
Richard was Chairman of the Audit Committee of Gauteng cluster 2 (Premier's office, Shared Services and Health) in Johannesburg and is currently the Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee of the Department of Public Enterprises in South Africa.