Mr. Verasak Liengsririwat is a consultant on governance, risk management, internal control, and audit and oversight issues. He retired from the position of Special Assistant to the Director-General for Management, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, Austria. His key areas of responsibility then included oversight services, program planning and formulation, budget and finance, human resource management, information and communications technology, facilities management, security and general services, and reform efforts.
Prior to this position, he was a Director at the Office for Internal Oversight Services for the same Agency, where he managed the internal audit, investigation, and evaluation functions of the Agency.
Mr. Liengsririwat has been serving on a number of Audit and Oversight Committees in the United Nations System and in various locations including New York, Rome, Paris, and Geneva. In accordance with these Committee approved terms of reference, he is to review the effectiveness and efficiency of oversight related activities, including external and internal audits, investigations, inspections, ethics and evaluations as well as financial management and reporting, risk management, accountability and internal control and to provide advice to the Chief Executives and the Governing Bodies of the respective organizations.
Mr. Liengsririwat holds a Master Business Administration Degree in Finance and Investment from the Baruch College, City University of New York, New York, and a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from St. Francis College, Brooklyn, New York, USA.