Effective audit committee leadership

May 2022

Over the past two years, audit committees have grappled with the implications of a global pandemic while issues such as cyber risk and environmental, social, and governance (ESG) have increasingly required attention. A shift to virtual work has allowed some flexibility in meeting formats and other practices, but audit chairs still balance oversight of an expanding scope of responsibilities against limited time for meetings.

On 31 March and 1 April 2022, the European Audit Committee Leadership Network (EACLN) met in person in Paris to discuss leadership of audit committees.