Prioritizing a heavy audit committee agenda is never easy, and 2020 will be particularly challenging. The audit committee is operating against a backdrop of global volatility and economic uncertainty evidenced by mounting trade tensions, resurging debt, geopolitical tensions, technology and business model disruption, cyber risk, regulatory scrutiny, and investor demands for transparency.
Drawing on insights from KPMG’s latest survey work and interactions with audit committee members and business leaders, we’ve flagged seven issues that audit committees should keep in mind as they consider and carry out their 2020 agendas:
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