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Overcoming the Challenges of a Global Ethics and Compliance Program
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By: Ethisphere

April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Maintaining a domestic ethics and compliance program is challenging enough. Constantly changing laws, changes in company structure, a seemingly never-ending list of third parties; need I say more? Now multiply that exponentially for those who Read More

Henkel: Creating Value and Maximizing Efficiency Through Metrics
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By: Uwe Bergmann, Henkel

April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Uwe Bergmann heads the Sustainability Management department at Henkel and coordinates Sustainability across the company. More about Bergmann below. Uwe Bergmann, Henkel. Our innovation teams integrate sustainability metrics into the product development process Read More

CEO J. Harold Chandler on the Fabric of Ethical Innovation at Milliken
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By: Aarti Maharaj

April 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Earlier this week, Ethisphere visited the Milliken & Company headquarters in Spartanburg, South Carolina. We caught up with President and CEO J. Harold Chandler and discussed the company’s 150-year commitment to “doing good”. (L-R) Agnes Read More

What You Missed At The 2017 Global Ethics Summit
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By: Sean Freidlin, Marketing Manager, SAI Global

April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

On March 15th and 16th, I joined my colleagues from SAI Global at the 2017 Global Ethics Summit, hosted by Ethisphere in New York City. It was fitting that an event for ethics and compliance Read More

CA Technologies: Driving an Ethical Business Culture in the Digital Age
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By: Joel H. Katz, SVP, CECO & Managing Attorney, CA Technologies

April 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Recently the Ethisphere Institute released a list of the 2017 World’s Most Ethical Companies, and included standard-bearers like Starbucks, Target and Visa. Those are all well-known names with recognizable business models, but why is this Read More

Microsoft’s Office of Legal Compliance: Peeking Through the Windows
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By: Aarti Maharaj

April 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Twentieth-century philosopher Albert Schweitzer said: “The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings.” As evidenced by the notorious actions of Enron and Bernie Madoff in the Read More

A Chat with Accenture’s General Counsel on Accountability and Transparency
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By: Ethisphere

April 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

While Accenture rapidly rotates its business to “the New” – digital, cloud and security-related services – corporate citizenship remains central to its vision to improve the way the world works and lives, from closing employment Read More

Wipro CEO Says this ‘Regulatory Environment is Dynamic’
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By: Sue Lyon-Boggs

March 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Ethisphere had the opportunity to catch up with Abidali Z. Neemuchwala, Chief Executive Officer & Member of the Board of Wipro Limited. Neemuchwala, combines deep operational knowledge with broad strategic insight and has a track record Read More

DHL Supply Chain GC: Maximizing Success & Embracing Change
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By: Mark Smolik is VP, GC, DHL Supply Chain

March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Mark Smolik is VP, General Counsel, at DHL Supply Chain Americas where he leads the legal, commercial contracts management, compliance, and economic development teams. More on Smolik below.  I’ve learned through experience that it can Read More

Avoid Beastly Outcomes – Embrace Princely Corporate Ethics
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By: Erica Salmon Byrne

March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Like millions of Americans, this weekend I took my family to see Beauty and the Beast, the latest adaptation of the Disney classic animated film. While viewers were left in delight as they made their Read More

The I.C.E. Method: Understanding the Symbiotic Relationship
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By: Mark Grider, Partner, Husch Blackwell

March 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Mark A. Grider is a Partner at Husch Blackwell, a litigation and business services law firm. Grider is an experienced trial lawyer and investigator who has been involved with a number of high-profile matters in Washington, Read More

Companies Most Fear Reputational Risk When Hiring Outside Partners
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By: Aarti Maharaj

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

55% of respondents report legal, ethical or compliance issues with third parties. Kroll and Ethisphere recently released its 2017 Anti-bribery & Corruption Benchmarking Report (ABC) at the 9th Annual Global Ethics Summit last week. The report, Read More

Thrivent Financial on Corporate Culture: A Worthy Investment
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By: Dick Moeller, Chair, Board of Directors, Thrivent

March 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Frank H. (Dick) Moeller, Austin, Texas, has served on the board of directors for Thrivent Financial since May 2005. Moeller is currently Chair of the board and a member of the Executive Committee of the Read More

Culture Matters: The Advantages of a Strong Ethical Culture are Manifold
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By: Erica Salmon Byrne

March 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Erica Salmon Byrne is the Executive Vice President, Governance and Compliance at The Ethisphere Institute and the Executive Director of the Business Ethics Leadership Alliance (BELA). She’s responsible for Ethisphere’s data and services business and works Read More

Northwell Health: Maintaining A Healthy Pulse
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By: Greg Radinsky, VP & Chief Compliance Officer, Northwell Health

March 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Greg Radinsky is Vice President and Chief Corporate Compliance Officer for Northwell Health, the largest health system and private employer in New York. Find out more about Radinsky below.  Compliance Metrics Role in Conveying Important Read More

Nasdaq’s Behind the Bell: Gender Diversity Forum
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By: Nasdaq

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Ethisphere's Executive Vice President and Executive Director of Business Ethics Leadership Alliance Erica Salmon Byrne; and EVP and Group Publisher Ty Francis had the opportunity to chat with Nasdaq's Elyse Southwell on Behind the Bell Read More

Measuring the Impact of a Mission Driven Organization
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By: Joseph Jimenez, CEO of Novartis

February 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Joseph Jimenez has been CEO of Novartis since 2010. Under his leadership, and driven by a commitment to R&D investment, Novartis has developed one of the largest pipelines of self-originated drugs in the industry. More Read More

General Data Protection Regulation: Are You Prepared?
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By: Ethisphere

February 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Last year the EU approved its General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, the latest regulation designed to protect citizens’ privacy amidst a seemingly endless flood of data breaches worldwide. This new regulation reinforces Europe’s reputation Read More

Featured Expert:

Q&A: The Role of Metrics in Ethics, Compliance and Culture
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April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Alan Sauber Talks with Ellen Wolf About the Role of Metrics in Ethics, Compliance and Culture. Wolf  has served as a member of the Board of Directors of Premier, Inc. since October 2013.  More below. Read More

Ethisphere Podcasts:

Ethicast

A biweekly, business podcast series hosted by the Ethisphere Institute. It features interviews with members of the C-Suite, Corporate Governance, Compliance and Ethics Officers from industry leading companies and provides listeners with new insights and practical advice on corporate ethics, governance, culture and much more.

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Convercent: Corporate Culture in Mergers & Acquisitions
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Patrick Quinlan, CEO of Convercent, a leading global provider Listen Here

Lucy Fato, Nardello & Co., Discusses Compliance Under A New Administration
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Lucy Fato, General Counsel, Managing Director and Head of Listen Here

Melissa Nandi Explains Rockwell Automation’s Integrity Core Value
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Melissa Nandi, Vice President, Law, and Chief Compliance Officer Listen Here

The Current State of Anti-Bribery and Corruption
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In our most recent Ethicast series, Ethisphere chatted with Listen Here

Around the Circuit:

Bill Bradley, Author and former U.S. Senator served as the keynote speaker at the annual celebration of Ethisphere’s 2017 World’s Most Ethical Companies. In this exclusive interview, Senator Bradley discusses the importance of public purpose. He says, “your purpose is to make people’s lives better by protecting and growing the money that allows them to cover healthcare costs and their kid’s college and their retirement.”

Special Reports:

2016 Middle East Ethics Summit
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By: Ethisphere

January 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

In September, Parsons Corporation and Ethisphere partnered to host the 2016 Middle East Ethics and Compliance Summit, an event that brought together more than 100 leaders from more than 80 different organizations to share lessons, Read More

Integrity in Technology: Dell Inc. Leaders
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By: Ethisphere

November 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Ethisphere is excited to partner with the Dell team to present this special edition of Ethisphere Magazine, an issue which focuses on how leaders in roles across an organization can work in concert to create Read More

Anti-Corruption:

Asia Ethics Summit to Address AML Compliance in Singapore
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The Ethisphere Institute

August 9th, 2016|0 Comments

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) recently launched two new departments to help the country identify and address lapses in anti-money laundering controls. According to news reports, one area of the new division will assume Read More

Investigating with Integrity: Lessons Learned & Ways to Avoid Bias
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By: Max Roche, Anti-Fraud Unit, STMicroelectronics

August 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Maximilien Roche, STMicroelectronics. As professionals tasked with examining and reporting on the activities of others, investigators are expected to operate with a high level of integrity. As a matter of fact, “integrity” is Read More

A New Standard: A Preview of ISO 37001 Anti-Bribery Management Systems
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By: Leslie A. Benton and Worth D. MacMurray

July 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Leslie A. Benton is the Vice President of Advocacy and Stakeholder Engagement of the Center for Responsible Enterprise And Trade (CREATe.org). Worth D. MacMurray is the former Senior Vice President - General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer Read More

Corruption in Latin America: Is 2016 A Watershed?
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By: Thomaz Favaro, Control Risks

June 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Thomaz Favaro, Control Risks. Thomaz Favaro is the Sao Paulo-based lead analyst for Brazil at Control Risks, the global political, integrity and security consultancy. The final unfolding in 2016 of the “Car Wash” Read More

Corporate Governance & Audit:

Q&A: The Role of Metrics in Ethics, Compliance and Culture
ARTICLE

April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Alan Sauber Talks with Ellen Wolf About the Role of Metrics in Ethics, Compliance and Culture. Wolf  has served as a member of the Board of Directors of Premier, Inc. since October 2013.  More below. Read More

Royal Caribbean Cruises CEO Discusses Leading the Way
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By: Ethisphere

March 11th, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to being passionate about what you do, Richard D. Fain is among the highest ranks. After nearly three decades with Royal Caribbean Cruises, Ltd. (“Royal Caribbean Cruises”), one of the 2016 World’s Read More

General Data Protection Regulation: Are You Prepared?
ARTICLE

By: Ethisphere

February 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Last year the EU approved its General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR, the latest regulation designed to protect citizens’ privacy amidst a seemingly endless flood of data breaches worldwide. This new regulation reinforces Europe’s reputation Read More

21st Century Governance: Leaders are Accountable for Making Things Happen
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By: John Dalla Costa

January 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Earlier this year, BlackRock’s chief executive Larry Fink wrote a letter to CEOs of large corporations, including all those on the S&P 500, decrying the “short-termism afflicting corporate behavior.” As the world’s largest investor, Mr. Read More

Ethics & Compliance:

Overcoming the Challenges of a Global Ethics and Compliance Program
ARTICLE

By: Ethisphere

April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Maintaining a domestic ethics and compliance program is challenging enough. Constantly changing laws, changes in company structure, a seemingly never-ending list of third parties; need I say more? Now multiply that exponentially for those who Read More

Microsoft’s Office of Legal Compliance: Peeking Through the Windows
ARTICLE

By: Aarti Maharaj

April 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Twentieth-century philosopher Albert Schweitzer said: “The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other human beings.” As evidenced by the notorious actions of Enron and Bernie Madoff in the Read More

A Chat with Accenture’s General Counsel on Accountability and Transparency
ARTICLE

By: Ethisphere

April 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

While Accenture rapidly rotates its business to “the New” – digital, cloud and security-related services – corporate citizenship remains central to its vision to improve the way the world works and lives, from closing employment Read More

Wipro CEO Says this ‘Regulatory Environment is Dynamic’
ARTICLE

By: Sue Lyon-Boggs

March 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Ethisphere had the opportunity to catch up with Abidali Z. Neemuchwala, Chief Executive Officer & Member of the Board of Wipro Limited. Neemuchwala, combines deep operational knowledge with broad strategic insight and has a track record Read More

Corporate Culture:

Henkel: Creating Value and Maximizing Efficiency Through Metrics
ARTICLE

By: Uwe Bergmann, Henkel

April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Uwe Bergmann heads the Sustainability Management department at Henkel and coordinates Sustainability across the company. More about Bergmann below. Uwe Bergmann, Henkel. Our innovation teams integrate sustainability metrics into the product development process Read More

CEO J. Harold Chandler on the Fabric of Ethical Innovation at Milliken
ARTICLE

By: Aarti Maharaj

April 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Earlier this week, Ethisphere visited the Milliken & Company headquarters in Spartanburg, South Carolina. We caught up with President and CEO J. Harold Chandler and discussed the company’s 150-year commitment to “doing good”. (L-R) Agnes Read More

DHL Supply Chain GC: Maximizing Success & Embracing Change
ARTICLE

By: Mark Smolik is VP, GC, DHL Supply Chain

March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Mark Smolik is VP, General Counsel, at DHL Supply Chain Americas where he leads the legal, commercial contracts management, compliance, and economic development teams. More on Smolik below.  I’ve learned through experience that it can Read More

Avoid Beastly Outcomes – Embrace Princely Corporate Ethics
ARTICLE

By: Erica Salmon Byrne

March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Like millions of Americans, this weekend I took my family to see Beauty and the Beast, the latest adaptation of the Disney classic animated film. While viewers were left in delight as they made their Read More

Reputation:

U.S. Bancorp: Manage, Protect and MEASURE Your Reputation
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March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Katherine B. Quinn is Chief Strategy and Reputation Officer of U.S. Bancorp. Ms. Quinn has served in this position since joining U.S. Bancorp in September 2013 and has served on U.S. Bancorp’s Managing Committee since Read More

What it Takes to Make it to the World’s Most Ethical Companies List
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By: Ken Daly, President, NY Operations, National Grid

August 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

Ken Daly (pictured right) is President of the New York business of National Grid, which serves 4 million natural gas and electric customers in Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Long Island and Upstate New York. Over Read More

Sharing Citizenship: Unleashing the Skills and Passion of Your Employees
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By: J.P. Bilbrey, CEO, The Hershey Company

June 14th, 2016|0 Comments

J.P. Bilbrey is Chairman of the Board, President, and Chief Executive Officer for The Hershey Company, the largest producer of quality chocolate in North America and a global leader in chocolate and sugar confectionery. More Read More

From Diligent: 10 Practical Guidelines to Improving Board Communications
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By: Diligent Corporation

June 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

Mark Twain once said: “I didn’t have time to write you a short letter, so I wrote a long one instead”. As corporate secretaries, we regularly face this challenge in relation to board communication: management Read More