Audit committee effectiveness: practical tips for the chair

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Having the right skills and experience on your audit committee is key to meeting today’s challenges. But to really set the committee up for success, your chair needs the right approach to take advantage of the committee’s strengths. Having an effective chair is essential. 

In this paper we explore:

  • What the audit committee's composition should look like
  • Size of the committee
  • Refreshment
  • Getting and staying up to speed
  • Making the meeting effective and efficient
  • Assessments
  • Enhanced proxy disclosures  

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Paula Loop
Leader, Governance Insights Center, PwC US
Tel: +1 (646) 471 1881

Catherine Bromilow
Partner, Governance Insights Center, PwC US
Tel: +1 (973) 236 4120

Terry Ward
Partner, Governance Insights Center
Tel: +1 (612) 326 2066

Paul DeNicola
Managing Director, Governance Insights Center, PwC US
Tel: +1 (646) 471 8897

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