Internal Audit has a role in data, information governance, compliance and the approach that an organisation takes to Big Data. It also has an important role to play in identifying the risks associated with collection, storage and security. This session will look at how Internal Audit can gain assurance from an audit perspective.


Andrew Davidson

A senior manager in the Perth office, Andrew joined Johnson Carmichael in April 2014 and has led the implementation of the data analytics and IT Audit service.

The aim of the service has been to reduce both the substantive testing burden on external audits and provide additional data analytics for process improvement and management understanding. Andrew also specialises in gap analysis for data security to give additional assurance to client firms.