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Audit Committee Chairs condemn management meddling in internal audit

Description: Audit Committee Chairs concede that management interference in the work of internal auditors is a ‘top of mind’ threat to good governance, but while Chairs are responsible for keeping the problem in check, they say internal auditors too must ‘step up’ and develop the clout to put management back in their place.
Keywords: internal auditor, audit committee, management, interference, risk management
Date Published: 29-Mar-2012 Resource Type: Media Release                Author/Publisher: Protiviti & IIA-Australia