Accounting Influencers Roundtable


Modernizing the Accounting Audit: Joelmy Jaquemart

The Influencers in Accounting podcast with Rob Brown interviews Joelmy Jaquemart of Gest Online on how technology is modernizing the accounting audit.

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Episode 4. In today’s interview, “Modernizing the Accounting Audit: Joelmy Jaquemart.”

Joelmy Jaquemart heads up International Development at Gest On Line, a leading software provider within the audit industry. She is originally from the Dominican Republic and moved to France 10 years ago to continue her studies. She speak Spanish, English & French. She has a dual degree in Law & International Business .

Key takeaways from this episode include:

✦ the competition in the audit technology space currently and how much things are changing in accounting audit

✦ why the accounting audit needs to modernize and what drivers are pushing that

✦ the importance of greater technological skills and knowledge for accountants and auditors

✦ whether the pandemic is driving new audit practices or accelerating what was already happening in accounting

✦ how coachable or teachable audit professionals are as a breed given all the transformation change required

✦ what will happen to the individuals and accounting firms who are unable or unwilling to make the necessary changes to modernize

✦ the main ways in which technology is changing the accounting audit

✦ why most audits no longer require a physical ‘on-site’ presence with the accountant and the client

Outside work, Joelmy is into travel, reading, music, cycling, learning Italian, skiing and red wine. You can contact her here. it New Zealand, learn to ski, travel as much as I can

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