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Inside the Auditorium Podcast: Scott Strachan [Episode 6]

​Explore the secrets of success and opportunities in internal audit in the sixth episode of Inside the Auditorium with our guest, Scott Strachan, Head of Audit at Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM).

Scott joins Hazel Rowe on the podcast to discuss the role of internal audit in the investment management industry and the challenges and changes facing the financial services industry. From climate to technology development and the importance of diversity and inclusion in the workplace, Scott unpacks a lot in this exciting conversation.

This episode also explores:

  • The soft skills edge: Scott emphasises the importance of soft skills in internal audit and the need for curiosity and commercial awareness as he shares the challenges of drawing out that curiosity and gravitas in an interview setting.

  • A breadth of exposure: For recent graduates considering their career paths, don't underestimate the potential of internal audit for building a promising career. Discover how internal audit is the place where you not only gain unparalleled technical development but also cultivate soft skills that set you apart.

  • A passion for internal audit: Scott Shares his passion for internal audit and the diversity the role brings, the opportunities to provide perspective across the global business landscape and having a significant voice at the top table.

Don’t miss this episode packed with key takeaways that can transform your approach to internal audit.


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Note: The views expressed by Scott are his own and do not necessarily reflect those of his employer.