Audit Committee
IAGA's Audit Committee works with the outside auditors for IAGA, reviews the annual audit, addresses any management issues noted by the auditors and makes recommendations to the Board of Trustees for any changes in policies or procedures related to financial matters or internal controls. The Committee is co-chaired by IAGA Trustee Christopher Grippa and Scott Schweinfurth.
 



          Christopher Grippa, Partner-in-Charge of Litigation Services & Forensic Accounting, Aprio
Christopher Grippa is the Partner-in-Charge of Litigation Services and Forensic Accounting at Aprio. Chris and his team advise clients on complex financial and accounting matters involving compliance, investigations and disputes. He works with management and attorneys to provide accounting and financial guidance to the gaming industry. He leads forensic accounting investigations and compliance assessments, including engagements related to AML, bribery and corruption.

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Scott Schweinfurth was most recently with Scientific Games as the company's Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of Gaming and Chief Integration Officer. In his role as CFO of Gaming, he was responsible for all financial matters related to WMS Gaming, Williams Interactive, and the Company’s server-based and gaming-related business. As CIO, Mr. Schweinfurth lead Scientific Games’ efforts to monitor and execute on integration plans, including realization of cost and revenue synergies, preserve distinct cultural elements of each organization, and leverage unique capabilities of each organization to optimize the benefits of scale and scope achieved in the combination of the two companies. 

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Bob Rudolf, Senior Vice President, Internal Audit for MGM Resorts International
Based in Las Vegas, Bob has been part of the Gaming industry for over 35 years. Currently he is responsible for directing MGM Resorts’ company-wide internal audit program at all owned, operated, and managed resorts.  Prior to joining MGM Resorts, Bob was Director of Internal Audit Services with PricewaterhouseCoopers serving diverse clients such as Starbucks Coffee Company, ICN Pharmaceuticals, Overture Services, Gemstar-TV Guide, Hypercom, the Natural History Museum in New York City, and Hyatt Gaming Services.  
 

          Mark Harms, CEO, Global Leisure Partners
Mark Harms is founder of Global Leisure Partners LLP, an advisory and private equity boutique merchant bank in London. As a leading provider of specialist advisory and principal investment services to the global leisure industry, GLP focuses on gaming, hospitality, fitness and healthy living, travel and tourism, retailing, consumer goods and services, and out of home entertainment sectors. He is also a Vice Chairman of the World Travel and Tourism Council, an organization representing global travel and tourism leaders.  

          Larry Iwanski is Managing Director and North America Financial Crimes Practice Leader at Alvarez & Marsal based out of Washington, DC. Larry and his team are focused in the areas of financial crimes compliance and investigation; fraud, bribery, and corruption investigations and remediations; BSA/AML compliance programs; accounting and forensic investigations; and classified government matters. Larry has 30+ years of experience providing organizations with advisory, financial crimes advisory, fraud and investigative services and operational and organizational leadership.