LAKE MARY, Fla. (October 31, 2022) — The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) – the internal audit profession's leader in standards, certification, education, research, and technical guidance worldwide – today announced the creation of its first U.S. political action committee (PAC).
IIA PAC – an affiliated separate entity of The IIA, will be bipartisan and focus on supporting federal elected officials and candidates for office in the United States who advocate on behalf of the internal auditing profession.
As part of The IIA’s focus on enhancing its global advocacy program, IIA PAC is the latest step towards advancing good public policy in several key areas, including:
- Corporate governance
- Data privacy/security
- Climate disclosures/ESG
- Combatting fraud, corruption, and retaliation
The IIA’s global public policy advocacy team focuses on engaging government officials, public policymakers, standards setters, and other stakeholders to protect and advance laws, regulations, and other public policies that are in the best interests of the public, the internal audit profession, The IIA, its affiliates, and its 218,000+ members.
For more information about the public policy advocacy team or the PAC, please contact:
Vice President – Global Advocacy, Policy, and Government Affairs
About The Institute of Internal Auditors
The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) is a nonprofit international professional association that serves more than 218,000 global members and has awarded 180,000 Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) certifications worldwide. Established in 1941, The IIA is recognized throughout the world as the internal audit profession's leader in standards, certification, education, research, and technical guidance. For more information, visit theiia.org.
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