International experts will discuss legislative developments in audit in Ukraine

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01 February 2013

01 February 2013
From 10:00 am until 18:00 am. Registration will open at 09:30 am
35 D Predslavynska Street, Kyiv
Languages: Ukrainian, Russian, English

The Institute of Internal Auditors initiated a seminar for discussing the new 2013 Standards on Internal Audit (SIA). The event will take place on 1 February 2013. The discussions will be focused on the 2013 Revised International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing drafted and published with the help of PwC Ukraine. It is the first Ukrainian edition of the International Standards.

Being the world leader in audit & assurance and advisory services, PwC Ukraine is well aware of how important it is to comply with and have a deep insight into the international standards. It enables to provide an adequate level of audit quality assurance.

PwC Ukraine Director Andrew Broadhead, a globally renowned internal audit expert, who helped to drive the implementation of the revised standards of the professional practice stated:

“Internal audit is viewed by investors as an important indicator of business landscape. Well-balanced standards on internal audit will contribute to the transparent and easy-to-understand business environment that is promising and appealing for investors. It is essential for the national economic development and well-being of Ukrainian businesses, since Ukraine is ranked 137 among 185 counties by the ease of doing business as reported by the World Bank in the Annual Doing Business 2013".

The seminar will be focused on the conceptual framework for the international professional practice of internal audit, lessons learnt from the world crisis and enhanced requirements to auditors as well as the conceptual framework for the international professional practice. The seminar will be conducted by Jean-Pierre Garitte, international expert and ECIIA Advocacy Chairman.