De rol van de auditcommissie bij het toezicht door de raad van commissarissen op risicobeheer

De rol van de auditcommissie bij het toezicht door de raad van commissarissen op risicobeheer

De rol van de auditcommissie bij het toezicht door de raad van commissarissen op risicobeheer

01.03.2016 NL law

De regels die naar aanleiding van de boekhoudschandalen werden ingevoerd zagen vooral op de betrouwbaarheid van de financiële verslaggeving. Voor het interne toezicht daarop werd met name naar de auditcommissie van de raad van commissarissen gekeken. 

Door recente schandalen wordt in toenemende mate aandacht gevraagd voor intern toezicht op de beheersing van meer dan alleen de financiële risico’s. Ook zou het toezicht zich moeten uitstrekken tot controlemaatregelen die gericht zijn op het bevorderen van integer gedrag, de zogenoemde “soft controls”. De vraag die in deze bijdrage centraal staat, is of ook deze toezichtstaken thuishoren bij de auditcommissie.

Dit artikel is gepubliceerd in Ondernemingsrecht 2016/14. 

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