News in Brief

International Journal of Government Auditing –Autumn 2016

Peru

APPOINTMENT OF NEW COMPTROLLER GENERAL OF SAI PERU

Photo: Edgar Alarcon Tejada

On June 9, 2016, the Congress of the Republic of Peru appointed Edgar Alarcon Tejada, CPA, as the new Comptroller General for the period 2016-2023. Alarcon Tejada served as Deputy Comptroller between 2013 and 2016 and has 19 years of experience in SAI Peru. He has worked as Financial Manager, Central Manager of Operations and Manager of Specialized Auditing. As the Comptroller General, he has reaffirmed his conviction and commitment of continuing to work on strengthening the institution on a regional and global level. The SAI of Peru can be contacted at cooperacion@contraloria.gob.pe or online at http://www.contraloria.gob.pe.