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Todd Davies & Associates publish white papers in areas where we believe there is confusion in the market, or where we have experiences that we want to share for the benefit of our subscribers.


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The first 90 days for the new CAE

This white paper goes through the key steps and thinking required when moving into a new organisation or new role as their Chief Audit Executive and provides a road map for the first 90 days and the period preceding their appointment.


Internal audit excellence model

There are lots of standards and maturity models around, but do they make sure that your function is relevant, focused, aligned, engaged, efficient AND effective?  Have a look at what we've been doing in this space with Australia's most respected companies.


GRC Together or Separate?

There are lots of different aspects to governance, risk and compliance but how do you structure these teams, processes and systems to get the best outcomes?  We share our thoughts on how to make this work.


2012/13 Changes to the IIA Standards

The 2013/13 changes can appear to be semantics, but there are six key areas that chief auditors and audit committees should focus on.  This white paper sets out what they are, why there're important, what questions to ask, and what to do about it.




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