Institute Head of Ethics & Governance addresses Fraud Business Solutions 'speak up' seminar

Jan 12, 2018

Institute Head of Ethics and Governance Níall Fitzgerald this week addressed a gathering of professionals including HR and legal experts, fraud investigators and regulators at the Fraud Business Solutions Speak up investigations Seminar in Dublin.
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Topics discussed included what a mature speak up policy looks like and process for dealing with speak up issues (Gillian Harford, Head of Diversity and Inclusion at AIB), a whistle-blowers experience (Dr Tom Clonan, lecturer, journalist and former whistleblower, DCU), pitfalls and hurdles when conducting a speak up investigation (Michael Fitzgerald, Director, Fraud Business Solutions),  and embedding an ethical organisational culture and the importance of a safe and sound speak up process for achieving this (Níall Fitzgerald, Chartered Accountants Ireland).
The speaking opportunity is one of several planned for 2018, and reflects the Institute's objective to raise awareness of best ethical practice in business and lead the debate in this important area.