2019 Global Risk, Internal Audit and Compliance Survey
The findings of PwC’s 2019 Global Risk, Internal Audit and Compliance survey emphasise the huge importance of digital transformation in today’s business landscape. Digital’s the area where many companies see the main risks. But it’s also the arena in which organisations can excel and shape their ability to compete successfully going forward.
On its own this conclusion won’t come as any great surprise. But flesh it out with some concrete survey responses and a fascinating picture emerges.
We’ve put together some of the key findings for you to browse. They’re designed to give you a flavour of what the 2019 survey has found out about the mood, current state of affairs and expectations around the world. Feel free to also explore the links to the global findings in the three areas surveyed: the 2019 Risk in Review Study; the 2019 State of the Internal Audit Profession Study; and the 2019 State of Compliance Study.
The majority of respondents believed that the return on digital investments was above or in line with their expectations – especially with regard to improved branding, ability to attract talent, and better customer and employee experience:
The survey reveals a big gap between perceptions of the potential of emerging technologies such as drones, artificial intelligence and robotic process automation, machine learning and blockchain, and companies’ actual progress in implementing them:
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