Protiviti and ISACA Study Reveals Disparity Between Growth of IT in Business and Auditing of IT Risks

Although organizations have made strides in establishing best practices for the IT audit function, many are struggling to keep pace with global IT risks amid rapidly changing technology environments, according to a joint survey from global consulting firm Protiviti (www.protiviti.com) and global IT association ISACA (www.isaca.org). The fourth annual IT Audit Benchmarking Survey examines how organizations are assessing and mitigating critical business and technology risks. The global survey reflects the…

Cloud computing, privacy among top technology challenges for IT audit managers

Cybersecurity and privacy was rated as the “top technology challenge” by respondents to a recent survey, while risks from cloud computing and information technology outsourcing made the top 10, yet most respondents do not update their IT audit risk assessments more frequently than once a year, Protiviti Inc. suggested in a recent report. Menlo Park, Calif.-based Protiviti released Wednesday the results of the fourth annual IT Audit Benchmarking Survey, which…

Protiviti’s Shaheen Dil Named to 2014 ‘Women Leaders in Consulting’ List

Consulting magazine has named Shaheen Dil, a managing director with global consulting firm Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), to its 2014 Women Leaders in Consulting list. In the publication’s eighth annual listing, 12 women representing consulting firms across the globe were selected from more than 400 nominations. Dil currently leads Protiviti’s model risk and capital management practice. Based in New York, she also serves as a member of the firm’s North American financial…

Bernie Donachie Joins Protiviti as a Managing Director in Atlanta

  Bernie Donachie has joined the Atlanta office of Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, as a managing director in its Business Performance Improvement (BPI) practice where he leads the supply chain service line of business. Donachie has more than 30 years of procurement and sourcing experience, including large-scale procurement transformation. He has experience in supply chain strategy, inventory management, logistics and warehousing as well as strategic cost reduction, working…

Protiviti Receives Award for “Intern Day of Service”

Yesterday evening, Protiviti had the honor of attending Consulting magazine’s 1st Annual “Excellence in Social and Community Investment Awards Ceremony” to receive an award for our Inaugural U.S. Intern Day of Service, which occurred on July 11, 2014.  I had the privilege to be able to attend this event on behalf of the Campus Recruiting Team, and it was very inspiring to hear all the amazing work that companies within…

Protiviti is Named to Consulting Magazine’s 2014 Top 15 “Best Firms to Work For” List!

Msg from protiviti recruitment board It is a pretty exciting day here at Protiviti, one that we are thrilled to share some news with all of you!  We have officially been named to Consulting magazine’s 2014 list of the top 15 “Best Firms to Work For.”  Protiviti is also recognized in the list’s break-out category, “Best Firms to Work For by Service Line – Financial Advisory Services”. Cracking this globally…

Atul Garg Joins Protiviti as a Managing Director in Charlotte, NC

Atul Garg has joined the Charlotte office of Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, as a managing director in its Business Performance Improvement (BPI) solution group. Garg serves as the national BPI leader for Protiviti’s clients in its financial services industry practice. Of Garg’s more than 25 years of professional experience, he spent 11 years helping Bank of America improve business performance across a host of functions, including operational excellence/six…

Protiviti collaborates with Oman Oil Company to provide insights on project audit

  Protiviti addressed audit professionals from the Oil & Gas industry on the need to set up mechanism to deal with existing and emerging risks Muscat, OMAN – September 8, 2014 The Middle East Member Firm of Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, in collaboration with Oman Oil Company SAOC, organized a knowledge-sharing session to appraise business leaders, project heads and internal audit practitioners on the intricacies of technical and…