Operational Audit Seminar

Subject: “Operational Audit”
Date: Thursday 25 February 2021
Time: 10:00-13:00 & 14:00-17:00
Venue: ONLINE via ZOOM
Language: English/Greek
CPE Points (Continuous Professional Education): 6 CPEs
Instructor: Dr Andreas G. Koutoupis (BSc, MSc, PhD, CMIIA, CIA, CICA, CCSA, CRMA, CCS)
Outline: Seminar Outline
Registration Form: Seminar Participation
Details: This seminar is addressed to new and experienced Internal Auditors or Internal Audit Consultants, as well as to business executives … Read More

 

 

Target Audience

This seminar is addressed to new and experienced Internal Auditors or Internal Audit
Consultants, as well as to business executives who wish to either engage in Operational
Auditing or to enrich their knowledge, with practical audit applications related to the transaction
cycles of businesses.

 

Primary objectives

The seminar will help participants to:

• acquire advanced knowledge in relation to the theory and practice in the field of Operational
Auditing, with emphasis on industry and commerce.

• improve their knowledge of specialized Internal Audit best practices across all the basic
transaction cycles of a large company.

 

Instructor

Dr. Andreas G. Koutoupis (BSc, MSc, PhD, CMIIA, CIA, CICA, CCSA, CRMA, CCS)
Dr. Andreas G. Koutoupis is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of KnR
Governance, Risk, Compliance, and Internal Audit Services. From 2009 to 2018, he served as a
Director, Head of Corporate Governance, Compliance, Risk Management and Internal Audit
Services, at Mazars Certified Auditors, Athens. Before joining Mazars, he worked for PWC in
Athens, having reached the position of Senior Manager. During the last 22 years, he has been
involved in Governance, Risk & Internal Audit related assignments in more than 200
organizations in all kinds of industries in 19 countries. He is also acting as a Professional
Trainer for more than ten years, having presented Corporate Governance, Business Risk
Management and Internal Audit related topics in 23 countries.

Andreas Koutoupis is also an Associate Professor of Financial Accounting and Auditing at the
University of Thessaly (Accounting and Finance Department). Additionally, he is an Adjunct
Lecturer of Accounting and Auditing at the Piraeus University and the University of the Aegean.
He also gives lectures on Internal Auditing at various other universities and educational
institutions in Greece. He is an Internal Quality Assessment validator of the Global Institute of
Internal Auditors.

Among his numerous activities, Dr. Koutoupis served for three years as a member of the
Academic Relations Committee of IIA Global, as well as a member of the Board of Directors of
IIA Greece for eight years. Finally, Andreas Koutoupis is an Independent, Non-Executive
member of the Board of Directors of a number of companies, in which he is either the Chairman
or a member of their Audit Committees.