Group Internal Audit Manager / Agrotrade Supply Group / Baku, Azerbaijan
Hasan Aliyev is fascinated with data analysis, risk management, internal control, and governance, fueling his desire to engage in multifaceted business processes. He pursues these interests through strategic activities such as spearheading group risk assessments, crafting audit plans, and presenting findings to audit committees and supervisory boards.
Aliyev oversees audits for 10 subsidiary manufacturing and agriculture companies, channeling his insights to help elevate operational efficiency and enhance risk profiles. He also lends his expertise to the audit committees of two companies.
Recently, Aliyev led a meticulous risk assessment and audit planning endeavor for two critical audit engagements by interviewing key stakeholders, analyzing business processes and internal controls, and pinpointing ways to overcome strategic barriers. Aliyev provided valuable insights to management, “underscoring the proactive role of internal audit in risk mitigation, fortifying internal controls, and fostering governance
excellence,” he says. “This accomplishment stands as a pivotal milestone in my career.”
Beyond his professional domain, Aliyev offers his expertise through educational workshops and mentoring individuals aspiring to earn the CIA and CRMA designations. His advocacy extends to nurturing the growth of IIA–Azerbaijan, helping more than 15 new members join the organization.
“Hasan’s commitment to promoting the importance of internal auditing and building strong professional networks exemplifies his dedication to advancing the profession and supporting his peers,” says IIA–Azerbaijan President Aziz Fataliyev.