Understanding the Global Internal Audit Standards

A three-part blog series and webinar, featuring commentary, insights and points of view from Protiviti leaders and SMEs on key challenges and risks companies are facing today, along with new and emerging developments in the market.

The final updated Global Internal Audit Standards (“Standards”) issued by The Institute of Internal Auditors become effective January 9, 2025. In this blog series, we introduce the key Standards updates, explore the impacts of the updates on the internal audit (IA) function, provide practical guidance for adopting the changes required for compliance and consider the opportunities to move beyond conformance, with a particular emphasis on quality.

On demand webinar: Planning for implementation success

  • Key updates
  • Laying the groundwork for a successful implementation strategy
  • Tips for ensuring collaboration between internal audit, senior management and the board
  • Understanding and planning for integration of the standards into your internal audit practices

Watch now 


Elaine Cheung
Elaine has over 15 years of experience in consulting and advisory, covering topics such as regulatory compliance, risk management, KYC/AML, internal audit, and business and digital transformation. In recent years, Elaine has expanded her professional career to include ...
Jeffrey Hau
Jeffrey leads Protiviti Hong Kong's risk and compliance and internal audit practices with more than 20 years of experience in regulatory compliance consulting and auditing. As the leader of the financial services practice, his specific areas of focus include advising ...