Sofia Ahläng  is studying accounting at Hanken School of Economics in Vaasa, Finland and currently writing her master thesis about internal auditing. The study examines how possible ambiguities and conflicts in the internal auditor’s role affect the commitment to independence in the Nordic countries. To gather as much input as possible, Sofia kindly ask internal auditors in Norway to answer a survey that takes 15 minutes to complete. Every answer is valuable!

All responses will be processed confidentially and anonymously. Individuals or individual companies cannot be identified from the result. All data that could identify individuals will be protected in accordance with the school’s privacy policy and with the survey tool’s privacy policy: If You have any questions, please contact  ( or the school’s data protection representative (

 The survey links are open til May 3rd 2019

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Swedish link: