The Audit Committee carries out auditing, financial and process optimization activities. Its mandate is to:

  • ensure compliance with the requirements for sound management and accountability;  

  • analyze and recommend financial scenarios and annual budgets to the Board, based on the recommendations of the competition committees and review committees for the awarding of scholarships and grants;

  • follow up on budget projections;

  • propose administrative and financial policies to the Board;

  • analyze annual financial statements and recommend their approval to the Board, while ensuring compliance with the recommendations of the Auditor General;

  • monitor the resource optimization and risk management plans implemented by the FRQNT.


Committee members

Peter Grutter (president)
Jean-Philippe Bradette
Li Zhen Cheng
Gheorghe Marin

Karine Assal (automatically summoned)

David Côté (committee secretary)