Corporate Governance and Risk :. 18th NOVember 2014

The next event is an afternoon seminar on "Corporate Governance and Risk" and it will be held on Tuesday 18th November, 2014.

The keynote speaker at this event will be Mr. Phil Tarling.

Short Biography

Phil Tarling is an experienced internal auditor with over 28 years of internal audit experience in both the public and private sectors in the UK and in Europe. Phil has spent more than 23 of those years at managerial level in internal audit and has involved him in delivering European Commission funded projects in Eastern and Central Europe to build governmental capacity in Internal Audit and Governance.

He is currently the Vice President of the Global Internal Audit Department at Huawei Technologies Ltd where he heads the Centre of Excellence. He has a Global role to expand and enhance the capacity and capability of the internal audit service in Huawei, ensuring that in future it becomes a leading edge provider. This role will involve assessment of the present state, development of new methodologies as needed allied with the development of staff and techniques consistent with the future goal.

Previous employment saw Phil as a Head of Internal Audit for a number of public sector organisations, the Partner in charge of Internal Audit for a regional accountancy firm and the International Partner for Internal Audit and Risk Management in the number 7 rated accountancy firm in the UK.

Phil has been very active in the profession, both globally and locally. Phil was the President of the Chartered IIA UK and Ireland in 2005-06, was the President of the European Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditing in 2010-2011, has been a Board and Executive Committee member of Global IIA since 1999 and was the Chairman of the IIA Global Board for 2012-2013. He is currently the Past Chairman of the Board

Phil holds the QIAL, CMIIA, the CIA and the CRMA. He also has a BSc in Economics and an MSC in Internal Audit and Management.

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