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Ethics and Compliance Switzerland

Ethics and Compliance Switzerland (ECS) is a unique cross industry not for profit organization in Switzerland. ECS welcomes compliance officers and anyone interested in the compliance discipline including regulators, risk professionals, in-house counsel, auditors, board members and those who work with or supervise compliance functions.

In addition to individual members, ECS currently has the following organizational members: Nestlé, Givaudan International, Swisscom, Holcim Groups Service Ltd, Bayer Consumer Care,  BDO, Business Keeper, EQS  Group / Intergrity Line, Infront Sports & Media AG,  Waldewyss AG, Koenig Bauer Banknote Solutions, Nachrichtendienst des Bundes NDB, Niederer Kraft & Frey, Tillotts Pharma AG and the Basel Institute on Governance.

If you would like to join ECS as an individual or organizational member, click here!

ECS engaged the Basel Institute on Governance to maintain its secretariat.


Upcoming Events

ECS Events


28 May 2024 at 17:00h CET (online discussion) – AI, analytics and automation in managing corruption, kickbacks, sanctions and other compliance risks

More information and registration: here


4 June 2024 at 17:00h, Zürich – Return on Compliance: Deep-dive Workshop

More information and registration: here


30 August at 16:00h, Zurich – ECS End of Summer Roundtable and Networking Drinks

More information and registration: here


2 September at 17:00h, Zurich  – Join the discussion – Blowing the Whistle in Sport: Lessons from Swiss Sport Integrity

More information and registration: here


 28 May 2024 – 11th  Viadrina Compliance & Integrity Congress • Europa-Universität Viadrina

Location: Fraunhofer Institut für Offene Kommunikations[1]systeme FOKUS Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 31 | 10589 Berlin https://www.fokus.fraunhofer.de

The event is for free however the number of participants is limited.

For registration please go to http://www.europa-uni.de/XI-VCIC


 17 June 2024Seminar Bilanzfälschung (in German) 

Seminar – more details here


10 October – 15th Anniversary of the University of St. Gallen Compliance Management Day in Zurich 

More information and registration here. 


18 October – Seminar Geldwäschereibekämpfung bei Vermögensverwaltern und Trustees (in German)

Seminar – more details here


Master Studies – Compliance & Integrity Management, Frankfurt

MACIM – Neuer berufsbegleitender Masterstudiengang „Compliance & Integrity Management“ am Viadrina Compliance Center at Europa-Universität Viadrina Frankfurt(Oder), Deutschland

More information: http://www.compliance-master.de