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September 2013 Seminar

13 September 2013

9.30 am - 13.00 pm

Quarterly seminar focusing on current issues including product governance, external Quality Assurance and auditing co-sourcing

Quarterly IIAG seminar focusing on:

  • Product Governance

Hammad Akhtar /Adam Levitt –Partners - Ashurst

  • External Quality Assurance

Chris Baker – Technical Manager – Institute of Internal Auditors

  • S166 Skilled Persons Review - An update on current practices

David Nancarrow/ Manav Soni - Senior Managers – EY

  • Auditing Co-sourcing

Deloitte

2 New Street Square,

Greater London

EC4A 3TR

The presentations for this event are available to download for IIAG members only.

GPDG - September 2013 - Managing Co-sourcing Effectively

375 kb

An update on the GPDG sub group project which aims to deliver practical advice and guidance on managing a co-sourcing relationship.

Product Governance

379 kb

External Quality Assurance

890 kb

S166 Skilled Persons Review - An update on current practices

352 kb

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Speakers Profiles

Hammad Akhtar

Partner

Ashurst

 

 

Hammad is a partner in the financial institutions group in London. He advises clients in the insurance, reinsurance and retail banking sectors. His recent experience includes advising Royal London on the transfer of two insurance businesses to it from the Pearl Group, Swiss Re on the restructuring of its UK direct life business and a major European insurance group on the restructure of its European life insurance business.

Chris Baker

Technical Manager

IIA

 

 

Chris has been the IIA’s Technical Manager since November 2007. His role at the Institute is to promote and develop the professional practice of internal auditing and to build upon the body of knowledge that is available to their members in the UK and Ireland.

Adam Levitt

Partner

Ashurst

 

 

Adam is a partner in the financial institutions group in London. He specialises in corporate transactions for insurance companies and banks. Adam's recent experience includes advising Pension Insurance Corporation on its recent capital raising and reorganisation; a major reinsurer in relation to the AEGON longevity swap; and Friends on the innovative securitisation of a book of life insurance business.

David Nancarrow

Senior Manager

EY

 

 

David has worked in financial services for 20 years, of which 16 have been spent in regulatory roles. He has completed a number of s.166 reviews for the FSA and has managed in the short time that they have existed to work on a s.166 for both the PRA & FCA.

Gul Nawaz

Group Internal Audit Manager

Hyperion Insurance Group

 

 

Gul has over 10 years insurance internal audit experience working at Chaucer, Canopius and KGM Motor Syndicates.

Manav Soni

Senior Manager

EY

 

 

Manav is a part of EY's Insurance Risk and Actuarial Services practice and has worked in a professional services environment for over 14 years. He manages a number of EY's internal audit relationships with general insurance clients and is experienced in matters of risk management, compliance, internal control, internal audit and corporate governance. In the recent past he has been involved in a number of effectiveness reviews for the second and third lines of defence.

Julie Woodward

Internal Audit Manager

Validus Group

Julie joined Validus Group Internal Audit in 2010 as Audit Manager with responsibility for auditing the Holdings Company and the Reinsurance Company based in Bermuda. Prior to this she worked in Internal Audit for 12 years at XL, HSBC Bank of Bermuda, and KPMG.