Global Internal Audit Communication Expert
Managing Director, Quality Assurance Communication
With over 25 years’ international experience in the audit, training and business, Tracie Marquardt is a highly sought-after audit communication specialist, empowering Chief Audit Executives and their teams to bring more added value to their global communication, and ultimately to their businesses.
Tracie is passionate about inspiring audit professionals to be more, do more and create more through positive communication. Her strategic approach addresses the heart of audit’s challenges: to derive and communicate results that add more value to stakeholders, positively impacting the organization’s productivity and profitability, and wherever possible, applying an agile approach to communication.
She has trained 4000+ international internal auditors in major global banking and insurance groups, industrial, mining and pharmaceutical conglomerates in both Europe and the US, and numerous DAX-listed companies in Germany. Tracie has also held training events on behalf of regional IIA associations and has been a speaker at both international and regional IIA and ISACA conferences, in the North America, Germany, Sweden, Slovenia and Luxembourg, in addition to the Women in Audit Leadership Forum in the US.
Tracie is Co-Host of The Audit Room, a live weekly webcast focused on hot topics in the audit profession, and is a Senior Training Partner of the Audit Research Center/ARC Institute and Canada Coordinator for Serious Business Games. She is the author of ‘Communicate Your Way to Global Business Success – 101 Techniques and Strategies to Impact, Influence and Inspire’. Tracie is a CPA and Deloitte alum with a degree in Chartered Accountancy from the University of Waterloo in Canada.