The risks of having a compliance program that exists only on paper are well-known, but measuring whether the program is actually working, how it is working, and documenting those findings for internal and external stakeholders present challenges. A recent program at the SCCE Annual Compliance & Ethics Institute considered how compliance professionals can take steps, through documentation and measurement, to demonstrate the effectiveness of their compliance programs. The program featured Scott Hilsen, a managing director at KPMG Forensic and Jean-Paul Durand, a vice president and chief ethics and compliance officer at Tech Data Corporation. See also “How Can CCOs Demonstrate Compliance Program Effectiveness?
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