Audit and Risk Management Committee
This committee supports the Ombudsman in maintaining good corporate governance.
Several independent members are part of the committee, alongside two Ombudsman staff members.
The committee reviews and assesses the effectiveness of our:
- performance and financial reporting
- systems and controls for financial management and risk management
- internal and external audit program
- compliance and regulatory framework.
The Victorian Auditor General's Office is the Ombudsman's external auditor.
Adam Awty chairs the committee. He is the Chief Executive Officer of the Law Institute of Victoria.
Other members of the committee are:
Global Chief Information Security Officer, QBE Insurance Group Pty Ltd
Several board and committee positions. Former CEO and acting Principal Register, Family Court of Australia
Chief Executive Officer, Clark Corporate Consulting
Director, Deakin University Centre for Cyber Security and Innovation
Deputy Ombudsman, Victorian Ombudsman
Dr Marija Maher
Chief Operating Officer, Victorian Ombudsman