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Leadership

2016-2017 Board of Directors

The Global Board of Directors comprises 38 directors.

Angela Witzany   Chairman of the Board
Angela Witzany, CIA, QIAL, CRMA
Head of Internal Audit
Sparkassen Versicherung AG
Austria
 
J. Michael Peppers   Senior Vice Chairman of the Board
J. Michael Peppers, CIA, QIAL, CRMA
Chief Audit Executive
University of Texas System
USA
 
Frank M. O'Brien, CIA   Vice Chairman – Research
Frank M. O'Brien, CIA, QIAL
Vice President, Internal Audit, Business Ethics and Integrity
Olin Corporation
USA
 
Charlotta Löfstrand Hjelm   Vice Chairman –Professional Certifications
Charlotta Löfstrand Hjelm, CIA, QIAL
Chief Internal Auditor LFAB
Lansforsakringar AB
Sweden
 
Naohiro Mouri   Vice Chairman – Professional Practices
Naohiro Mouri, CIA
Chief Auditor
AIG Japan
Japan
 
Karem Toufic Obeid   Vice Chairman – Global Services
Karem Toufic Obeid, CIA, CCSA, CRMA
Chief Audit Executive
Tawazun Economic Council
United Arab Emirates
 
J. Michael Joyce Jr.   Vice Chairman Finance
J. Michael Joyce Jr., CIA, CRMA
Vice President, Chief Auditor & Compliance Officer
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
USA
 
Charlie Wright   Vice Chairman – Professional Guidance
Charles T. Wright, CIA
Director, Enterprise Risk Solutions
BKD, LLP
USA
 
Anton van Wyk   Past Chairman of the Board
Anton van Wyk, CIA, QIAL, CRMA
Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
South Africa
 
Lawrence J. Larrington   Past Chairman of the Board
Lawrence J. Harrington, CIA, QIAL, CRMA
Vice President Internal Audit
Raytheon Company
USA
 

Directors-at-large and Ex-officio Directors

Narendra K. Aneja, CIA, CRMA
Chief Executive
Aneja Associates
India
Lesedi Lesetedi, CIA, QIAL
Director of Internal Audit
Botswana International University of Science & Technology
Botswana
   
Jorge G. Badillo Ayala, CIA, CCSA, CGAP, CRMA
Internal Audit Manager
Sierra Gorda SCM (JV: KGHM & Sumitomo)
Chile
Christine May Ee Ong, CIA, CRMA
Sr. Group General Manager – Internal Audit
IGB Corporation Berhand
Malaysia
   
Catherine J. Blunt, CIA
Principal
O’Connor Marsden & Associates
Australia
Yi-Hsin (Doris) Wang, CIA, CGAP, CRMA
Professor
National Taipei University
Chinese Taiwan
   
Ágúst Hrafnkelsson, CIA, CRMA
Chief Audit Executives
Islandsbanki hf.
Iceland
Richard F. Chambers, CIA, QIAL, CGAP, CCSA, CRMA
President and CEO
The Institute of Internal Auditors
USA
   

Institute Directors

Oswaldo Basile, CIA, CCSA, CRMA
VP Global Internal Audit Services Brazil
Walmart Brasil Ltda
Brazil
Rob Newsome, CIA, CRMA
South Africa
   
John Bendermacher, CIA
Director, Group Audit
ABN AMRO
Netherlands
Juergen Rohrmann, CIA
Director
Union Fonds Holding AG
Germany
   
Mark Carawan, CIA, QIAL, CMIIA
Chief Auditor
Citigroup
United Kingdom
Sakiko Sakai, CIA, CCSA, CFSA, CRMA
Consultant
Infinity Consulting
Japan
   
Stephen Horne, CIA, CGAP, CRMA
Principal
Checks, Balances & Integrity
Australia
Jean-Marie Pivard, CIA, CRMA
Vice President Internal Audit and Risk Management
Publicis Groupe
France
   
Ernesto Martinez Gomez, CIA, CRMA
Senior Vice President, Corporate Internal Audit
Banco Santander
Spain
Qing (Joy) Xia, CIA, CRMA
Vice President, Auditing Department
China Unionpay Merchant Services
China
   

North American Directors

Eric N. Allegakoen, CIA, CCSA, CRMA
Corporate Vice President & Chief Audit Executive
Adobe Systems
USA
Anne M. Mercer, CIA, CFSA
Vice President, Internal Audit
Universal American
USA
   
Karen Brady, CIA, CRMA
Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer
Baptist Health South Florida
USA
Seth Peterson, CIA, QIAL, CRMA
AVP, Internal Audit Manager
The First National Bank in Sioux Falls
USA
​Princy Jain, CIA, CCSA, CRMA
Partner
PricewaterhousCoopers LLP-San Jose
USA
​Michael F. Pryal, CIA
Vice President, Internal Audit
Federal Signal Corporation
USA
   
Pamela S. Jenkins, CIA, CRMA
Vice President, Global Audit Services
Fossil Inc.
USA
Shannon J. Urban, CIA, CRMA
Executive Director
Ernst & Young
USA
   
Robert B. Kuling, CIA, CRMA
Partner, Enterprise Risk Services
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Canada
Benito Ybarra, CIA
Chief Audit and Compliance Officer
Texas Department of Transportation
USA
   

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