2009 General Audit Management (GAM) Conference: Session Detail

CS6-4: TUESDAY MARCH 17, 2009, 12:45-1:55 p.m.

ERM "Light" - Executing Practical Steps and Achieving Meaningful Results

Lawrence Baye, CISA, CMC
Principal, Grant Thornton, LLP
  • Hear about the importance of focusing on what matters most, so you get the most "bang for the buck" when money is tight.
  • Gain an understanding of what new challenges the recession presents to your individual company.
  • Discover the importance of being proactive and demonstrating commitment and progress to the board, executives, regulators, credit rating agencies, lenders, and other stakeholders.
  • Learn how to leverage prior work (such as Sarbanes-Oxley, Basel, and internal audit work) while broadening your horizons into legal, strategic, regulatory, and other areas.



Presenter Biography: Lawrence Baye, CISA, CMC

Larry Baye has been with Grant Thornton for the past 27 years, where his clients have included small and midsized organizations and Fortune 1000 companies spanning almost every industry. For the first 20 years of his career, Baye served as a management consultant with a focus on strategic planning, operational improvement, financial analysis and reporting, and information technology effectiveness. Later, as the regulatory and compliance landscape changed, he expanded his expertise to include governance, risk, and controls. Baye has led the Greater Metropolitan Area practice in this area for the past four years.

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