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Auditing culture and ethics in an ever-changing environment

Develop your culture audit capability with practical insights from expert speakers covering the importance of culture audits for considering organisational values, behaviours and ethics, as well as the need for a strong risk management culture. This will include the NED perception of cultural audits, addressing ethical behaviours and standards, Diversity and Inclusion and practical advice on conducting a culture audit, hot off the press from a recently completed enterprise-wide culture review.

What will I learn?

Perspectives on:

  • The perennial importance of Culture audits including an approach to delivering an enterprise-wide culture audit 

  • Diversity and Inclusion in the audit process, including providing assurance on inclusivity

  • Ethical standards and behaviours

  • The value of a strong risk management culture and embedding ownership for risk management throughout an organisation


  • Charmion Pears - Non-Executive Director and Chair of ARAC, BWC. Independent Member ARAC, HSE
  • Allan Maund - Fraud and Financial Crime Specialist, Bromford 
  • Darren Gilmore - Inclusion and Belonging Consultant, Ministry of Justice
  • Penny Knowles - Audit Senior Manager, Nationwide Building Society
  • Keith Hogg - Audit Manager, Nationwide Building Society
  • Karen Jones - Director of Audit, Aster

CPE core competencies

  • Improvement and innovation

3 CPE points


9:20 - 9:30

Welcome and introductions
Karen Jones

9:30 - 10:15

3 takes on culture
Charmion Pears

10:15 - 11:00

The Good, the Bad and the Unknown
Allan Maund

11:00 - 11:15


11:15 - 12:00

Culture & Internal Audit – a client’s perspective on inclusion in the audit process
Darren Gilmour

12:00 - 12:45

Auditing Culture in the real world
Penny Knowles and Keith Hogg

12:45 - 12:55

Closing remarks
Karen Jones

This event has been organised by our South West Committee

Please email if you have any queries.

Related training courses

Interested in the topics above? See the related courses you can attend:

Auditing culture | 27 September 2022

We also have an online training course: Cultural competency and humility 





13 July 2022


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