Partner - Forensic & Integrity Services - EY
Compliance effectiveness & Risk management
Thursday 16 May 11:30 - 12:50
George Fife is a Partner with Ernst & Young’s - Corporate Compliance, Integrity & Forensic Services practice.
George specializes in assisting companies with global risk and compliance assessments and investigations. He works closely with management teams, chief compliance officers, general counsels and chief audit executives to identify enforcement risks, determine potential vulnerabilities and recommend solutions from business and operational perspectives to prevent, detect and respond to compliance risks. George is a compliance and ethics professional with more than 20 years of in-house compliance life science experience. He has first-hand international experience in building, managing and assessing effectiveness of compliance programs, in the area of anti-corruption and anti-bribery (such as US FCPA, UK Bribery Act, Italy d.lgs 231/01, French Sapin II…) amongst others, embedding analytics into monitoring, responding to government investigations, designing cutting-edge compliance solutions in anticipation of new emerging risk area’s. He assists clients to develop pragmatically their compliance programs based on company culture and level of maturity. He also specializes in M&A transaction forensics due diligence pre and post-acquisition, forensic compliance investigations, third-parties compliance program and transparency.