2019-06-20 11:00 - 2019-06-20 12:00

This quarterly webcast series provides updates and insights into issues affecting Audit Committee and board oversight—from key accounting and regulatory changes to developments in risk oversight.

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Profile - Stephen L. Brown Stephen L. Brown Senior Advisor KPMG Board Leadership Center Stephen L. Brown is a Senior Advisor with the KPMG Board Leadership Center, which champions outstanding corporate governance to drive long-term corporate value and enhance investor confidence. Formerly, Stephen was CEO of the Society for Corporate Governance and managed TIAA’s corporate governance group and led the corporate governance and social responsibility initiatives related to the firm’s over $800 billion investment portfolio. Prior to TIAA, he practiced securities law at WilmerHale and Skadden and was an associate with Goldman Sachs. Stephen is an adjunct professor at McDonough School of Business at Georgetown, Yale University, and in the Skadden, Arps Honors Program in Legal Studies, Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership at City College of New York. He received his B.A. with honors from Yale and his J.D. from Columbia University Law School where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. He serves on several nonprofit boards and is an elected public school board member.
Profile - Philip Smith Philip Smith Partner KPMG Audit Committee Institute Philip R. Smith is the leader of KPMG LLP’s National Audit Industry–Industrial Manufacturing. Smith has served as the lead audit partner on a number of Fortune 1000 accounts and has provided services in due diligence, US Securities and Exchange Committee reporting, forensics, and internal control advice to clients as well as assistance related to internal audit, Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 compliance, advisory, and technical accounting advice, including assistance with the adoption of the International Financial Reporting Standards. Smith has been working with the Audit Committee Institute since 2007 and has led numerous roundtable discussions, peer exchanges, and audit-committee education sessions in addition to facilitating sessions at the National Association of Corporate Directors’ annual summits. Smith serves as the audit committee chair of the Columbus Urban League, is a founding member of the Fisher College of Business Accounting Advisory Board, and is treasurer of the New Albany Community Improvement Corp.
Profile - Pamela L. Marcogliese Pamela L. Marcogliese Partner Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP Pamela L. Marcogliese is a partner in Cleary Gottlieb’s Capital Markets and Corporate Governance practices. She has extensive experience in corporate governance matters advising U.S. and non-U.S. issuers on disclosure and corporate governance issues, including SEC, stock exchange, Sarbanes-Oxley and Dodd-Frank compliance. She also regularly advises boards of directors and management on a variety of topics, including board composition and director independence; shareholder engagement, shareholder proposals and proxy season trends, including charter and bylaw amendments; environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues; and proxy access. Pamela is a frequent contributor to the Cleary’s M&A and Corporate Governance Watch blog.