Minnie Prakash

Senior Assurance Manager
Tel: (04) 496 5588

Minnie is an experienced risk and the assurance specialist with over 12 years of experience in the New Zealand Public Service. She is certified in Management of Risk Practitioner level. She also holds membership to the institute of Internal Auditors New Zealand and the Associated Certified Fraud Examiners USA.

Minnie’s career highlights with respect to probity, procurement, internal audits and project assurance include:

  • Assisted as a probity advisor/ auditor on a number of engagements for various central and local government agencies, district health boards, state owned enterprises, crown entities and tertiary organisations
  • Led a comprehensive review of the Department of Corrections’ centralised procurement and contract management process
  • Led and peer reviewed a variety of financial and operational audits within the Department of Corrections Internal Risk and Assurance Function
  • Prior to internal audit roles at Corrections and the Ministry of Education, employed by Audit New Zealand in external assurance services.