AmCham Policy Forum with Ferenc Bíró, President of the Integrity Authority

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Policy Forum with Ferenc Bíró

Ferenc Bíró, President of the Integrity Authority will be the special guest of our next online Policy Forum.

Last year in November, the State Audit Office of Hungary has nominated Ferenc Bíró as President to the newly established Integrity Authority. At this event Mr. Bíró will inform AmCham members about the mandate and operation of the organization. His presentation will also include the goals, scope, current status and future plans for the Integrity Authority. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A, where we encourage our members to ask questions.

EVENT DETAILS

  • Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2023
  • Time: 15:00-16:30
  • Location: online 
  • The event will be held in English without translation.
  • The access link will be shared with all registered guests one day prior to the event.
Speakers
Ferenc Bíró, President of the Hungarian Integrity Authority
Ferenc is professionally active since 1998 and has assumed various functions relating to enterprise risk management and corporate governance.

Ferenc has more than 20 years of experience in dealing with sensitive issues and acted as an advisor on the fields of compliance, fraud, and corruption related matters.

Currently, he is the President of the Hungarian Integrity Authority. The Integrity Authority acts in all cases where, an organization with tasks and powers in the usage of European Union funds in Hungary, including the contracting party, has not taken the necessary steps to prevent, detect or correct any fraud, conflict of interests, corruption or any other irregularities or violations of law affecting the effective financial management of the overall budget of the European Union.

Prior to that, Ferenc led the Forensic practice as a Partner at PwC and before that at EY, where he developed, set-up, improved and monitored compliance management systems, detected and prevented fraud, developed anti-fraud controls, as well as supported clients in investigations and litigations across Central Eastern Europe and the Balkans. He is a regular presenter on professional conferences, trainings, press conferences and courses for internal auditors, industry experts, universities and the general public.

He is frequently quoted in press and media and has authored a number of articles on related subjects. He has led various preventive, detective, and compliance engagements in a wide range of industries, such as public sector, life sciences, financial services, telecommunication, media, energy and utilities, manufacturing, retail, and FMCG.

Ferenc conducted more than 100 investigations focusing on various issues in different industries. He is a highly accomplished fraud management executive with progressive experience, strong qualifications and skills in managing complex fraud, corruption and anti-trust issues, investigative interviewing and have in-depth experience in FCPA, UK Bribery Act, Sapin II, and other anti-bribery legislations.
Location
Online Platform
Registration Deadline
The event is open for Members only