COMPANY SECRETARIAL AUDITING: AN IMPERATIVE CORPORATE GOVERNANCE PROCESS
The value of any organisation is enhanced when there is an adherence to Corporate Governance principles as this helps in generating long-term value to all its stakeholders. Among the various Corporate Governance practices, the Board has the responsibility of ensuring ethical and efficient governance of the Company through Secretarial audit. Secretarial Audit is a vital part of the process that ensures compliance of various legislations and regulations applicable to any company.
This training will help participants understand the need for Secretarial Audit as an effective Governance and compliance risk management tool, its significant value addition and application to all stakeholders of the Company.
By the end of this course, participants will be able to:
- Recognise the rationale for Secretarial Audit and its relation to Corporate Governance
- Understand the role of the Company Secretary in protecting Public Interest through comprehensive Secretarial Audit.
- Learn the processes involved in Secretarial Audit and how it applies to the various units of the company.
- Learn how to write a comprehensive Secretarial Audit Report.
- Secretarial Audit as an effective tool for Corporate Governance.
- Challenges in Secretarial Auditing Processes.
- Secretarial Audit and the Company Secretary in Practice.
- Practical Approach to writing a comprehensive Secretarial Audit.
Executive and Non-executive Directors of Companies, Company Secretaries, Chartered Secretaries, Professionals in the Governance field, Management Executives, Legal Compliance Officers, Accountants, Compliance Managers and Officers, Chief Compliance Officers, Public Servants, Students/ Members of ICSAN and others…
Date : 10th August ,2023 Time : 10a.m
Date : 10th August , 2023 Account Number : 0016286656, Access Bank, ICSAN
Time : 10a.m
Venue : Virtual
N 40,000- NON-MEMBERS
Oladunni Ogunsulire, FCIS
Head of Secretariat
ICSAN Personal Data Protection
- Storage limit
Personal data will be retained in a form that permits the identification of the Individuals concerned for as long as it is necessary to fulfill the purpose for which Personal Data is processed. Personal data will not be retained for a longer period of time than necessary.
- Integrity and confidentiality
Personal data will be processed in such a way as to protect against unauthorized or unlawful processing, as well as against accidental loss, destruction or deterioration, and by using appropriate technical, organizational and security measures.
- Rights of the persons concerned
ICSAN respects the rights of all Data Subjects and treats seriously any Personal Data request, allowing the Individuals to correct, delete or restrict the processing of their Personal Data.
- Delete Personal Data
The retention period of the data will be defined. ICSAN removes personal data that is no longer necessary for the purposes for which it was collected or if consent is withdrawn and no other legitimate purpose for data processing is applied.
- Security of data processing / data security
Personal data will be processed safely. Appropriate technical and operational measures concerning data security, unauthorized processing or alteration, loss or destruction, and against unauthorized disclosure and unauthorized access to personal data transmitted, stored or processed shall be taken. ICSAN fully assures the integrity, availability, confidentiality and authenticity of Personal Data. In the event of an incident, ICSAN must have the ability to restore in a timely manner the availability and access to Personal Data.
- Implied protection of personal data
ICSAN will implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure that personal data is processed for the specified purposes. The principle of implied data protection will be observed during the development of new products.
- Responsibility in the processing of personal data
ICSAN, as an Operator, will be responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Legislation and will have to demonstrate compliance with it.