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Coronavirus and the role of internal audit leaders

We’re operating in an atypical environment, due to the coronavirus. KPMG LLP highlights considerations for internal audit leaders to minimize the effects.

Deon Minnaar

Deon Minnaar

Partner, Internal Audit & Enterprise Risk, KPMG US

+1 212-872-5634

Michael A. Smith

Michael A. Smith

Partner, U.S. Internal Audit Solution Leader, KPMG US

+1 214-840-6019

Omid Yazdi

Omid Yazdi

Partner, Internal Audit & Enterprise Risk, KPMG US

+1 213 430 2119

Over the last several weeks, the Coronavirus has had a devastating effect on the world. As businesses start to assess the short and long-term impacts on their organization, it is imperative for leaders to create a plan to protect their organization and lead their team through this environment.

KPMG LLP’s internal audit and ERM leaders have come together to publish a piece on the topic which highlights some practical considerations for Internal Audit leaders on their execution of their audit plan, how work will be done and considerations around managing their teams.