The Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors (IRBA) has appointed Ntlambi Gulwa as acting director: inspections in place of Imre Nagy, who has taken up the role of acting CEO.

Gulwa is a CA(SA) and a Registered Auditor (RA) with 15 years of experience in both private and public sectors, mainly in the auditing profession. She joined the IRBA in 2016 as an inspector and was shortly promoted to a team leader for inspections, responsible for responsible for providing leadership, mentoring; and ensuring that quality inspection’s reports are issued.

Prior to joining IRBA, Gulwa served in various positions, the last being an Acting Senior Manager at the Office of the Auditor General of South Africa (AGSA).

Gulwa’s auditing experience was gained in a medium to large audit firm, after teaching accounting and economics for six years at Senyukele Senior Secondary School (Mt Frere – Eastern Cape). Her experience in auditing encompasses audits of Public Interest Entities (PIEs), large State-Owned-Entities (SOEs), government departments/entities as well as various private companies.

She is currently involved in various projects that work towards improving audit quality, with an overall aim of restoring confidence in the credibility of financial reporting and auditing