This panel session will focus on the growing array of third party risk assurance services in the market including certifications such as PCI, HITRUST, FedRAMP, ISO 27001, etc. The panel will discuss the pros and cons of providing these services to clients, the relationship to other forms of third party risk assurance already provided by CPA firms to their clients (e.g., SOC 1 & 2, SOC for cyber), and the competitive landscape in the market for these types of services.
Key takeaways will include:
• Awareness of other forms of third party risk assurance services that clients need and why
• Pros and cons relating to these services, including barriers to entry
• Considerations for evaluating whether your firm should pursue developing these capabilities
CISA, CISSP, CGEIT, CRISC, MCSE,
IT Audit & Assurance Partner,
Carr Riggs & Ingram, LLC