Tom Brandt - Enterprise Risk Management at the IRS
The DCRO Institute Risk Governance Podcast
Tom Brandt is the Chief Risk Officer for the Internal Revenue Service in the United States, where he leads the agency’s enterprise risk and audit management programs. Prior to that, he was the Director of Planning and Research in the IRS’s Large Business and International Division, with responsibility for the division’s workload selection and risk identification processes. In 2016, Tom served as the Head of the Tax Administration Unit at the OECD in Paris, where he led the work of the Forum on Tax Administration, a body that brings together the leaders of tax administrations from more than 50 countries. After returning to the IRS in 2017, he founded and continues to serve as Chair of the OECD’s Enterprise Risk Management Community of Interest. He’s been a member of the Board of Directors for the Association for Federal Enterprise Risk Management and served as its President in 2019.
A Conversation with Tom Brandt, Chief Risk Officer, U.S. Internal Revenue Service
The Business of Government Hour
What are benefits of pursuing enterprise risk management? How can risk management enhance agency decision-making? What is the mission of the Association for Federal Enterprise Risk Management (AFERM)? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these questions and more with our very special guest, Tom Brandt, Chief Risk Officer, at the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Listen to the podcast.
The FedHeads are recording live at AFERM 12th Annual Summit with Government Matters TV at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. Robert Shea and Francis Rose welcome Tom Brandt, Chief Risk Officer to discuss the impact of ERM on mission objectives and organizational effectiveness.