Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues have been a growing priority for both public and private companies across all industries. With evolving SEC regulations and investor pressure, companies need to quickly adapt to these changes — including assessing and improving their internal control environment. In this episode of AuditTalk, Steve Wang, Managing Director at Protiviti, explores ESG internal controls and what organizations can do to address this changing landscape, including:
The current sustainability/ESG landscape.
Recent market trends with regulatory updates.
Internal audit’s role in sustainability.
Outlining what some organizations are doing to improve their internal control environment, including leveraging technology.