Managing the Interplay of ESG and FCPA: The Newest Best Practices and Lessons Learned

June 15, 2022 4:00pm

Rebecca Fike
Partner
Vinson & Elkins LLP

Colleen Snow Rybchuk
Compliance Counsel, Investigations
Zimmer Biomet

Misty Robinson
Director, Global Ethics & Compliance
Applied Materials

An increase in SEC, investor and shareholder focus on ESG has further emphasized the link between anti-corruption compliance and ESG programs. This session will provide real-world takeaways on how to manage new, emerging challenges confronting industry, including:

  • Adjusting your current third party questionnaires to capture ESG concerns, such as how diversity is handled and how third parties are handling environmental goals
  • Ensuring a cohesive workflow that can capture and assess FCPA, anti-corruption and ESG risks
  • Assessing self-reported information provided by third parties, and supporting it with independent checks
  • Assessing the overall level of ESG risk posed by a third party
  • Dovetailing ESG and compliance teams and resources
  • Determining your organization’s ESG risk tolerance
  • Key considerations for developing a best-in-class ESG program