IIA Hong Kong “Internal Auditor of the Year Awards” – Call for nominations!

IIA Hong Kong “Internal Auditor of the Year Awards”
– Call for nominations!
We are seeking nominations for the 2024 “Internal Auditor of the Year Awards”.
The Institute of Internal Auditor Hong Kong Chapter is launching for the first time the “Internal Auditor of the Year” Awards to recognize internal auditors’ leadership, exceptional achievement in business or significant contribution to the internal audit community. 

Overview of the Awards
The “Internal Auditor of the Year” Awards are designed to recognize outstanding internal audit professionals in Hong Kong who make significant contributions to their organisations, the professional practice of internal auditing and the industry as a whole.  The awards are scheduled to be presented at our IIA HK Annual Conference later on regarding the following categories:

  • Listed company
  • Non-listed company (including public sector and not-for-profit organisations)

Criteria for the Award
Nominees must demonstrate that they have made an impact to their organisation, and the internal audit profession as a whole.  The following criteria will be considered:
  • With over 10 years of work experience in internal audit, risk management, compliance or corporate governance
  • Introducing internal audit best practices in their organisation. Examples include:
    • Implementation of the IIA Standards (IPPF)
    • Developing and implementing a sustainable assurance activity
    • Enhancing the overall governance of an organisation
    • Contributing to a significant achievement in risk and control
  • Developing partnership approaches with senior management and the Board
  • Increasing the visibility and credibility of Internal Audit
  • Must be an internal auditor at the time of submitting the nomination form
  • The nominee must be based in Hong Kong

Nomination Process
A candidate must be nominated by his/her supervisor, line director, or Executive member of the organisation or the Audit Committee Chair.   Current governors of the IIA Hong Kong are not eligible for being nominated.   The determination of the Awards winners is solely subject to the assessment of the judging panel. 
Interested parties may reach out to us for a nomination form at iiahkadminservices@theiiahk.org. Please also note that by sending us email request for nomination form, sender agrees the IIA Hong Kong to use his/her data for nomination application and receiving emails from the IIA Hong Kong.  
For all inquiries, please contact IIA Hong Kong Office by Whatsapp at +852 9381 6934 or at +852 2857 2008 or send email to iiahkadminservices@theiiahk.org.  Nomination form must be submitted on or before May 31, 2024