Trustmark Companies is a provider of employee benefit products and services with over a century of experience in voluntary benefits. In the past several years, there has been significant change in the health insurance marketplace.
In this profile, John Hester, Vice President and Chief Audit Executive, discusses how internal audit is perceived as a partner, rather than a police force, within the organization. The internal audit function is striving to participate and collaborate with the business units and make sure their work is meaningful across the business. Internal audit needs to understand its organization’s strategy and audit the key programs and initiatives for achieving the strategy.