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March 2020 Quarterly Seminar

6 - 6 March 2020

9.30 am - 1.00 pm

Quarterly update of current topical issues

  • Top Risks 2020: Setting the Audit Committee Agenda

Jacqui FenechDirector, Protiviti

Drawing on Protiviti’s recent survey of top risks discussed in the boardroom, Jacqui will outline the issues set to dominate audit committee agendas in 2020.

  • Solvency II – Has it Lived Up to Expectations?

Andrew ChamberlainNED and Actuary

Solvency II was introduced to insurers almostas the 'silver bullet' to improving policyholder protection and creating a safer and more resilient sector. In this session Andrew will reflect on its implementation, and discussed the benefits, challenges and unintended consequences with a look into the future of this regulatory regime. 

  • Blurring the 3rd Line of Defence - Balancing Risk and Reward

Susan Puddephatt – CRO, Succession Wealth

In this session Susan will discuss a very practical challenge which is rarely discussed, but many internal audit functions wrestle with, in managing the tension between auditing at arm’s length and providing critical advice much needed by the business.

Susan will consider the difficult decisions and considerations for striking the ‘right’ risk-reward balance for the mutual long-term benefit of both the business and internal audit.

  • Update from the Good Practices Development Group (GPDG) on the 2020 Survey

An update on the results of the GPDG’s 2020 survey and a review of its 2020 programme.


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Greater London