Marie is an Associate Director in Control Risks’ Ethics & Compliance Consulting practice in Asia Pacific. She routinely advises clients on matters involving anti-bribery and corruption risk assessments, design of ethics and compliance programs, development of training initiatives and recommendations in response to compliance issues and general consulting on ethics and compliance best practices. She has worked on client assignments in the Asia Pacific region and beyond.
Prior to joining Control Risks, Marie worked in the Ethics & Compliance department of SNC-Lavalin, a Canadian engineering and construction company. Reporting directly to the Chief Compliance Officer, Marie was leading the team managing the activities of the World Bank-appointed compliance Monitor responsible for assessing the company’s ethics & compliance program. She also participated in the development and monitoring of all aspects of the company’s ethics & compliance framework including the drafting and implementation of policies, oversight of internal investigations and interactions with regulators. In this role, she advised the executive team on issues of strategic importance to the company.
Marie is a McGill University Law graduate and is qualified to practice law in the province of Quebec, Canada and in the State of New York. She previously worked as a mergers & acquisitions and securities lawyer at a Canadian national firm and is fluent in French, English, Spanish and Portuguese.