Jonathan Armstrong will be speaking at a panel at the SCCE 9th Annual European Compliance & Ethics Institute on 17 March. The event was scheduled to be held in Amsterdam but will now be held virtually.
Crisis Management: Practical Tips for the Compliance Professional When it Goes Wrong
The Panel Outline in the Program is as follows:
- Companies face more crisis than ever before – in part due to increased public appetite for bad news, increased powers for regulators and greater shareholder interest in compliance events. Compliance professionals should be a key part of the response team.
- In this interactive panel three leading experts with experience of handling crisis around the world will discuss the role of the compliance officer when things go wrong.
The panel will focus on practical tips to help you when a crisis hits your organisation.
- Jonathan P. Armstrong – Partner, Cordery (UK)
- Kevin Paterson – Insight Direct (UK) Limited (Netherlands)
- Mary Shirley – Senior Director, Ethics and Compliance at Fresenius Medical Care (USA)
Jonathan P. Armstrong – Partner, Cordery
T: +44 (0)207 075 1784
Jonathan is an experienced lawyer with Cordery in London with a concentration on compliance and technology. His practice includes advising multinational companies on matters involving risk, compliance and technology across Europe. He has handled legal matters in more than 60 countries involving bribery and corruption, corporate governance, ethics code implementation, reputation, internal investigations, marketing, branding and global privacy policies. Jonathan has been particularly active in advising multi-national corporations on their response to the UK Bribery Act 2010 and its inter-relationship with the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).
Jonathan is one of three co-authors of the LexisNexis definitive work on technology risk, “Managing Risk: Technology & Communications”. He is a frequent broadcaster for the BBC and other channels.
In addition to being a lawyer, Jonathan is a Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Marketing. He has spoken at conferences in the U.S., Canada, China, Brazil, Singapore, Vietnam, the Middle East and across Europe. Jonathan qualified as a lawyer in the UK in 1991 and has focused on compliance and technology matters for more than 25 years.
- Corporate Compliance
- Internal Investigations
- Internet Law
- Product Liability
- Security and Security Breaches
- England and Wales
- Republic of Ireland
- Nottingham Law School, Law Society Finals, 1989
- University of Leeds, LL.B. Law, 1988
Mary Shirley – Senior Director, Ethics & Compliance, Fresenius Medical Care North America
T +1 781 699 2381
Currently Head of Culture of Integrity and Compliance Education at Fresenius Medical Care. Mary has extensive experience rolling out compliance programs within multi-national corporations, having held global ethics compliance roles in Singapore, Hong Kong and Dubai. Mary also spent time working as an investigator for regulators in New Zealand in the areas of data privacy and antitrust.
In addition to her current position in the healthcare industry, Mary has also worked in utilities and telecommunications in legal and compliance roles for Aggreko as Group Head of Compliance and Tata Communications as Legal and Compliance Counsel.
She has also advised numerous multi-national corporations while providing services as a senior compliance consultant for The Red Flag Group and Compliance Insider magazine.
Kevin Paterson – Senior EMEA Legal Counsel and DPO
T +31 203 551 845
Kevin Paterson is a Senior Legal Counsel and DPO covering the EMEA region at Insight Enterprises, the global IT services and solutions company. A dual qualified Solicitor (Scotland, England & Wales). Prior to joining Insight, Kevin specialised in non-contentious IP and Technology at a large Scottish headquartered law firm.