Draft Strategic Plan 2018-2022

The Board is proposing new goals and objectives, following its own careful study and a survey of the public and PCAOB staff.

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The Board invited public comment on its draft strategic plan.  The comment period has closed.

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News Releases about PCAOB Strategic Planning in 2018

Our Strategic Goals

The Board proposes five new goals to fulfill its mission.

Goal 1: Drive improvement in the quality of audit services through a combination of prevention, detection, deterrence, and remediation.


Goal 2: Anticipate and respond to the changing environment, including emerging technologies and related risks and opportunities.

Goal 3: Enhance transparency and accessibility through proactive stakeholder engagement.

Goal 4: Pursue operational excellence through efficient and effective use of our resources, information, and technology.

Goal 5: Develop, empower, and reward our people to achieve our shared goals.