Blog: Short-term CAEs Can Create Long-term Risks

In his blog, IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers, CIA, QIAL, CGAP, CCSA, CRMA, shares his personal reflections and insights on the internal audit profession. Here's an excerpt from his latest post:

The recently completed IIA International Conference in New York brought together more than 2,500 internal audit practitioners to share knowledge, network professionally, strengthen old friendships, and create new ones. It also offered the opportunity for the kind of interactions that can draw out insights into the profession.

One discussion I was made aware of involved a longtime chief audit executive (CAE) who was lamenting the growing use of the rotational CAE model in his industry. The number of firms turning to the model, including some of the largest within that industry, is alarming, the executive confided.

Read the full blog post from IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers.