Future of Risk

State of Internal Audit

Perspectives

A conversation with Klaus Eble, ABB

We sat down with Klaus Eble, Head of Group Internal Audit at ABB, to talk about how technology is helping them bring more value to the business.
 

A conversation with Peter Elam and Ross Cattell, Novartis

Peter Elam, former Head of Internal Audit at Novartis, and Ross Cattell, Head of Science and Technology Audit, talk about how data analytics is helping to drive their internal audit agenda forward.
 

A conversation with Thomas Schneider, Credit Suisse

Thomas Schneider, Chief Auditor at Credit Suisse, gave us a glimpse into what he sees for the future of Internal Audit.
 

State of Internal Audit summary

PwC’s 2018 State of the Internal Audit Profession study gathered insights from over 1,200 stakeholders globally who lead Internal Audit functions. And, what we learned is Internal Audit functions that are most advanced in their technology journeys are creating departments where technology enabled talent is the norm. Here’s a perspective on the Swiss results and insights Internal Audit leaders from across Switzerland.

 

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Articles

Risk in Review 

Perspectives

A conversation with Olivier Balmat, MCH Group

As part of PwC’s global 2018 Risk in Review survey, we interviewed Olivier Balmat, Head of Corporate Risk Management and M&A Advisory at MCH Group, to get his insight and perspectives on how technology has shaped their risk strategy over the past years and where they’re headed in the future.

A conversation with Alison Martin, Zurich Insurance Group

As part of PwC’s global 2018 Risk in Review survey , we met with Alison Martin, Group Chief Risk Officer at Zurich Insurance Group, to get her insight and perspective on how innovation and broader changes in the insurance sector are shaping their risk strategy and where they’re headed in the future. Here is what she shared with Immy Pandor , Partner, PwC Switzerland, when they sat down for a conversation.

2018 Risk in Review Study

As organizations face pressure to innovate, risk executives need to help them strike the right risk-reward balance to succeed. PwC explored this challenge in its 2018 Risk in Review Study of more than 1,500 senior risk executives, including in-depth interviews with 11 risk leaders, globally and in Switzerland.


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State of Compliance

Perspective

A conversation with Jennifer Mo Parets, Swiss Re

As part of PwC’s global 2018 State of Compliance survey, we interviewed Jennifer Mo Parets, Chief Compliance Officer at Swiss Re, to get her insight and perspectives on how technology has shaped their Compliance strategy over the past years and where Compliance is headed in the future.

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2018 State of Compliance

PwC polled 825 risk and compliance executives worldwide about their organizations’:

  • Compliance policies and procedures
  • Training and communications efforts, and
  • Monitoring activities

Only 17% of the respondents are very satisfied with the effectiveness of their compliance programs.

 

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Contacts

Andreas Eschbach

Partner and Leader Risk Assurance Services, Zurich, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 27 84

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Richard Thomas

Partner and Territory Leader Internal Audit, PwC Switzerland

+41 79 816 27 00

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Michael Kuss

Partner and Leader Governance, Risk and Compliance, Zurich, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 15 09

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Véronique Besson

Director, Regulatory & Compliance, Zurich, PwC Switzerland

+41 58 792 23 68

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2018 State of the Internal Audit Profession Study: Moving at the Speed of Innovation

Andrew McPherson
PwC Global GRC and Internal Audit Leader