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Jersey | 20. 05. 2021

2021 Audit & Assurance Forum

This event covers a broad range of developments in auditing and assurance, from the impacts of Brexit and Covid-19 to more practical areas such as climate-related disclosures, ISA 315 and the impact of GDPR on auditors and accountants.

2021-05-20 09:00:00 2021-05-20 12:30:00 Europe/London 2021 Audit & Assurance Forum Online Live Classroom BPP Events events@bpp.com
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Overview

This event covers a broad range of developments in auditing and assurance, from the impacts of Brexit and Covid-19 to more practical areas such as climate-related disclosures, ISA 315 and the impact of GDPR on auditors and accountants.

Hearing from industry-expert speakers, delegates will gain further insight into a range of developments in the audit and assurance landscape. This event will provide delegates with the knowledge to enable them to comply with the latest requirements effectively and efficiently.

Learning Outcomes

Having attended this forum, delegates will:

  • Understand the implications of Covid-19 on the audit function
  • Be furnished with the latest insights to enable them to comply with the latest requirements effectively and efficiently
  • Have a broader understanding of the issues facing accountants and auditors in 2021

Pricing & Additional Information

Pricing

  • Tickets cost £195

Discounts

We offer the following discounts for this forum:

  • 20% for Audit Professionals, CIOT & ATT members
  • 10% for STEP, ACCA, ICA, ICAEW members

Additional Information

  • CPD certificates are awarded for attendance

Suitable for

This is suitable for all auditors and accountants in the Crown Dependencies.

Online Live Classroom

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This event will be delivered through Online Live Classroom.

Please read our Online Classroom for Professional Development FAQ

2021-05-20 09:00:00 2021-05-20 12:30:00 Europe/London 2021 Audit & Assurance Forum Online Live Classroom JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com
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Event Schedule

Registration

08:45 – 09:00
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Impact of Covid-19 on the audit function

Karl Hairon, Managing Partner at PwC Channel Islands

09:00 – 09:30
  • Practical challenges
  • Maintaining professional scepticism
  • Use of technology

Brexit considerations for Auditors

Harry Briggs, Audit Associate Director at KPMG in the Crown Dependencies

09:30 – 10:00

Changes to the auditing ethical standards

Siobhan Durcan, Partner, Audit and Assurance at Deloitte LLP

10:00 – 10.30

IFRS Standards and climate-related disclosures

Sundip Jadeja, Technical Manager at the Climate Disclosure Standards Board

10:30 –11:30

GDPR and its impact on auditors and accountants

Richard Field, Partner at Appleby (Guernsey) LLP

11:00 – 11:30
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Identifying and assessing risk under ISA 315

Jamie Constable, Senior Manager – Audit Risk & Quality at PricewaterhouseCoopers UK

11:30 – 12:00
  • Revisions to ISA (UK) 315 and their impact on auditors and their client
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Event Speakers

Siobhan

Siobhan Durcan

Partner, Audit and Assurance at Deloitte LLP

Siobhan is a Partner in Jersey and has over 20 years’ experience in offshore financial markets. Her audit clients range across real estate, private equity, retail, family office and fund management sectors.

Siobhan leads the Channel Islands Real Estate Sector Group. She has deep experience in managing complex private equity and real estate structures including pan-European group structures across all sectors. Siobhan leads Deloitte's largest real estate and private equity relationships.

In addition Siobhan drives the Wellbeing programme with Deloitte, reflected by having successfully won the Wellbeing World Inclusion and Belonging award for 2 years running.

400 X 400 Karl Hairon

Karl Hairon

Managing Partner at PwC Channel Islands

Karl Hairon is Managing Partner of the Jersey office at PwC Channel Islands and leads the Channel Islands external audit practice. He has spent over 25 years working with clients across all areas of financial services but in recent years has predominantly focused on alternative asset managers and products and looking after a number of PwC's banking clients. He is highly experienced working with established operators, as well as start-ups, and is a trusted advisor to numerous clients as they have grown more successful. Karl brings the international reach of PwC to his clients and has an extensive network of global contacts gained from working in many countries.

400 X 400 Jamie Constable

James Constable

Senior Manager – Audit Risk & Quality at PricewaterhouseCoopers UK

Jamie joined PwC in 2006 and qualified as a chartered accountant in 2009. He began his career working on financial statement audits in the Cambridge audit practice, before moving to London to work for the firm's Risk & Quality team in 2013. Since then, Jamie has specialised in audit methodology and risk management, and recently completed a 2 year secondment in Florida US, working for PwC's Global Methodology group.

400 X 400 Sundip Jadeja

Sundip Jadeja

Technical Manager at the Climate Disclosure Standards Board

Sundip joined CDSB’s technical team in 2019 after spending four years representing the UK private equity and venture capital industry. At the British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (BVCA), he led on several policy areas including responsible and impact investing; accounting, reporting and legal developments; and a governance initiative to improve transparency within the industry. Previously, Sundip trained as a chartered accountant at Deloitte in the Banking and Capital Markets group and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW). He has an MA in Land Economy from Cambridge. Sundip supports the CDSB’s technical work programme to drive uptake of the TCFD recommendations and enhance reporting of climate, natural capital and environmental information globally.

400 X 400 Harry Briggs

Harry Briggs

Audit Associate Director at KPMG in the Crown Dependencies

Harry Briggs is an Associate Director in the audit practice at KPMG in the Crown Dependencies. Having trained and worked in London, Harry moved to the Channel Islands in 2016. His client base includes a number of London premium listed and private investment funds in the credit, infrastructure and renewables sectors. Harry also specialises in ESG reporting/assurance and corporate governance.

400 X 400 Richard Field

Richard Field

Partner at Appleby (Guernsey) LLP

Richard is a Partner in the Dispute Resolution team at Appleby in Guernsey, specialising in corporate and commercial litigation and regulatory matters. His regulatory focus is on data protection, AML and compliance, technology and eGaming. Richard has acted for a range of local and global institutions on complex, cross-border disputes involving funds, banking and investment relationships and trusts. Many of the cases he has worked on involve fraud, asset tracing and applications for injunctive relief, or regulatory issues (such as enforcement, AML, bribery or sanctions), often resulting in ground-breaking judgements, both in Guernsey and England.

Richard has been working on data protection matters for some years and is at the forefront of advising on Guernsey´s new Data Protection Law and GDPR. He sits on the States of Guernsey´s GDPR Industry Working Party and is both a Committee member of the Association of Data Protection Officers and a qualified GDPR Practitioner.

2021-05-20 09:00:002021-05-20 12:30:00Europe/London2021 Audit & Assurance ForumOnline Live ClassroomJIBS Eventsbookings@jerseyibs.com

Online Live Classroom

2021-05-20 09:00:00 2021-05-20 12:30:00 Europe/London 2021 Audit & Assurance Forum Online Live Classroom JIBS Events bookings@jerseyibs.com