On this episode, we welcome a team from KPMG. KPMG operates in 147 countries, employing more than 219,000 people. They serve the needs of business, governments, public-sector agencies, not-for-profits; and through member firms’ audit and assurance practices, the capital markets.
The first of our guests is Melanie Henderson. Melanie is a senior executive in the KPMG Corporate Strategy group focused on serving the Financial Services (FS) Insurance industry, with an emphasis on business transformation, customer-centric, and innovative growth strategies. She has worked with some of the largest banks and insurance companies to identify the best combination of business, technology, and solution partnerships to bring value to the market quickly.
The second is Jason Freund. Jason has over 25 years of experience serving the insurance sector and the broader financial services industry with a focus on internal and external auditing, governance, enterprise and process risk management, and process improvement. He currently is KPMG’s US insurance internal audit service leader. Jason has led numerous strategic performance reviews of internal audit functions as departments navigate the impact of changing regulatory expectations, evolving internal audit practices, and emerging trends in governance.
Finally, our third guest is Andrew Peters. Andrew is an Internal Audit expert with expertise in ITGC, SOX, ICFR, automation, and robotics. He is also a meticulous budget manager, adept at financial modeling and underwriting, with a long track record of effective auditing and compliance management. Additionally, he is a distinguished graduate of the Toastmasters program committed to modeling exemplary leadership, writing, and communication skills.
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