The new Internal Auditor magazine is available!
The February issue of Internal Auditor magazine is now available for you! If you are interested in topics around the current economic and political volatility in the world, the magazine gives you a comprehensive overview! In addition, the issue also focuses on the internal audit’s role and how they ensure that organisations are prepared for this volatility. Articles range from the impact of the recent US elections on business to planning for the risk of potential crises. You can read these interesting articles here.
New President and Chief Executive Officer of the IIA Global
The IIA Global Board of Directors is pleased to introduce the new President and Chief Executive Officer of the IIA. Anthony J. Pugliese will take up his position at the IIA Global on 8 March. He brings nearly 25 years of experience in association management and auditing to the IIA. Among other positions, Mr. Pugliese has served in direct supervision of the internal audit function of a large organisation as well as in the management of an association operation. He is always committed to developing innovative educational initiatives to support members' professional development and has already taken the lead on several digital transformation Projects.
Rejection of the Corporate Responsibility Initiative - what happens next?
On 20 November 2020, the Corporate Responsibility Initiative was rejected by the cantons, despite the fact that a narrow majority of the people had voted in favour of the initiative. Luzia Lang and Markus Mayer have summarised for you what this means for companies. Click here for the full article.
New Training Program 2021
The IIA Switzerland team is pleased to present the 2021 training program. You can view the new courses here.
IIA Global OnDemand Training
The current Corona situation has shown us how important it is to always remain flexible. The office workplace has been replaced by the home office, face-to-face meetings now take place via Zoom and group work is also implemented virtually. It is more important than ever to be up to date. For this, it is essential to constantly educate oneself. The IIA's Global OnDemand Training allows members and non-members to learn at their own pace, at any time and any place with an internet connection. Numerous online courses are offered on cutting-edge internal audit topics. Currently, for example, we offer courses on "Fraud" or "Developing a risk-based audit plan". You can find out more here.