Iraj Amiri is a pioneer in the governance and assurance field,
combining detailed and authoritative knowledge of the subject with
its practical application.
With over 20 years of experience in audit and assurance Iraj
heads up Finance Wales’ Audit Committee.
Throughout his career he has worked closely with major British
and European banking institutions and investment companies.
He spent over a decade heading up FTSE 100 company Schroders
plc.’s internal audit department. Iraj was also Head of the
Wellcome Trust’s internal audit team – overseeing the management of
more than £18bn in investments. He developed the Enterprise
Risk service line for Deloitte, where he was a partner, taking the
unit from its early beginnings, to a team of over 600 staff.
Iraj has extensive experience of working at board and trustee
level. He is a Trustee of the National Employment Savings Trust
(NEST). Iraj is a recognised global expert and authority on
internal audit and assurance functions, and a regular speaker at
internal audit conferences.