Partnership Will Support Compliance and Ethics Professionals in Enhancing Anti-Corruption, Bribery and Fraud Programs
Scottsdale, AZ – March 6, 2014 – The Ethisphere Institute, an independent center for research, best practices and thought leadership in corporate ethics and compliance and IPSA International, Inc. (IPSA), an international investigative and risk advisory firm, have developed a formal partnership to provide best-in-class industry expertise and valuable resources aimed at helping compliance and ethics professionals mitigate and prevent anti-bribery and corruption risks within organizations.
IPSA and Ethisphere, together through the Anti-Corruption Resource Center will provide a robust collection of timely articles, custom webcasts, subject matter expertise and commentary from thought leaders focusing on the most current matters companies are facing related to anti-bribery and corruption.
“Ethisphere’s work in bringing together best practices and thought leadership is beyond admirable and we are pleased to become a premier partner,” said IPSA’s President and CEO, Dan Wachtler. “Their work to promote corporate ethics and compliance to improve governance and mitigate risk is in direct alignment with IPSA’s goals,” he continued. “Making the decision to partner with Ethisphere was an easy one and we look forward to expanding our relationship even further as industry needs demand.”
“IPSA is one of the leading organizations providing anti-corruption and due diligence services to multi-national organizations. Their suite of offerings will be well received by Ethisphere’s communities and provide additional value to their compliance, ethics and governance programs,” said Stefan Linssen, Publisher at the Ethisphere Institute. “We are excited to expand our long standing relationship with IPSA.”
The resource center will be accessible from Ethisphere’s website: www.ethisphere.com and is set to launch in early-June.
6th Annual Global Ethics Summit
IPSA is also pleased to be a Gold Sponsor at Ethisphere’s 2014 Global Ethics Summit titled “Leadership Strategies: Driving Governance and Performance.” Martin T. Biegelman, IPSA’s Executive Vice President, U.S. Operations and Practice Chair, Litigation Support, will serve as an expert panelist for the “Global Anti-Corruption Trends and New Concerns for Your Compliance Program” breakout session on day one of the conference. In addition, IPSA’s President & CEO, Dan Wachtler, will moderate the panel session “Lessons From a Crisis.” To learn more and register for the summit visit: http://www.globalethicssummit2014.com.
About IPSA International
IPSA International, Inc., has a 20 year history of successfully completing complex multi-jurisdictional engagements in the areas of anti-money laundering, anti-bribery and corruption, investigative due diligence and litigation support. Assignments include large-scale internal investigations, regulatory driven remediation and compliance reviews for Fortune 100 corporations, banking and financial institutions, and law firms. Our senior investigators and advisors deliver timely, accurate and defensible intelligence that supports our clients in making better informed decisions, improving compliance and mitigating risk. IPSA International has offices in the U.S., U.K., Canada and U.A.E., resources in over 100 countries and research capabilities in 20 languages.
The Ethisphere® Institute is an independent center of research, best practices and thought leadership that promotes best practices in corporate ethics and compliance and enables organizations to improve governance, mitigate risk, and enhance relationships with employees, business partners, investors and the broad regulatory community. Ethisphere evaluates and benchmarks compliance and governance programs, honors superior achievement through its World’s Most Ethical Companies® recognition program, and publishes Ethisphere Magazine. Ethisphere is also the leading provider of independent verification of corporate ethics and compliance programs that include: Ethics Inside® Certification, Compliance Leader Verification™ and Anti-Corruption Program Verification™.
IPSA International, Inc.