The board of directors (the “Board”) has four standing committees: The Audit Committee, the Compensation, Culture & People Committee, the Finance Committee and the Nominating, Governance & Sustainability Committee.
The Audit Committee oversees Accenture’s accounting, financial reporting processes and audits of financial statements and internal controls.
The Audit Committee’s primary responsibilities include the oversight of the following:
The quality and integrity of Accenture's accounting and reporting practices and controls, and the financial statements and reports of Accenture
Accenture's compliance with legal and regulatory requirements
The independent auditor's qualifications and independence
The performance of Accenture's internal audit function and independent auditors
Accenture’s ERM program and information technology risk exposures, including cybersecurity, data privacy and data security and related risks