London-based Barclays is a multinational banking and financial services company that offers products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards, and wealth management. Operating in more than 40 countries and employing about 130,000 people, Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers around the world. Through its Accelerator Program, leaders of technology-focused startups receive 13 weeks of guidance and mentoring from Barclays’ financial technology (FinTech) experts.
Considering Barclays’ commitment to technology, it is no surprise to find that its chief internal auditor, Sally Clark, can simply tap a data visualization app on her Apple iPad to scan the status of every current internal auditing issue across the massive organization. This performer profile details how Barclays’ internal audit function harnesses data visualization to gain a clear picture of its business risks.