Id E213330
Datum 09.09.2021

Seminar objectives:

After this interesting training, participants …

  • can explain the concept of sustainable finance, the difference between ESG and SDG and have an understanding on the importance of the topic
  • understand what a sustainable finance strategy should cover
  • have a basic understanding of Swiss and International regulations and their implications for the Internal Audit department
  • have an initial idea on how Internal Audit can approach sustainable finance

Seminar contents:

Part I: The foundations of sustainable finance

  • Concepts: Sustainable finance, sustainability risk, positive and adverse impact
  • Relevant international standards (soft law, e.g. PRI/PSI/PRB, UNGP, OECD)
  • Regulatory requirements (hard law, focus on CH, EU and selected developments in other countries)
  • Expectations from other stakeholders, e.g. institutional investors

Part II: Implementing sustainable finance

  • Governance
  • Responsible/sustainable investments (e.g. asset management)
  • Direct relationships (e.g. lending, capital market transactions, corporate insurance)

Part III: Outlook and Internal Audit

  • What should you expect?
  • Audit approaches


  • Experienced Auditors, Senior Auditors with professional experience
  • Chief Audit Executives, Audit Managers


  • None


  • Olivier Jaeggi
  • Gabriel Webber Ziero
  • Nadine Esposito
Dauer 1 day: 09.00-17.00 h
Standort Holiday Inn Zürich Messe
Wallisellenstrasse 48
8050 Zürich
Max. Teilnehmeranzahl 20 Verfügbare Plätze: 4
Preis Members: CHF 790.--
Non-Members: CHF 950.--

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