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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, Agon Partners Compliance, Bayer Consumer Care,  BDO, Business Keeper, EQS  Group / Intergrity Line, Infront Sports & Media AG, Institute for International Business Law, 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


29 August 2024  at 16:00h, Basel – Launch event and tour of Novartis Campus !! Working Group on Third Party Risk Management & ESG (Hybrid event)

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


26-27 September – ECS International Conference: Staying ahead of new trends and challenges – futureproofing Ethics & Compliance

More information and registration: here


7 – 8 November -Integrity Europe Konferenz – Governance. Risk. Compliance

More information and registration: here


Non-ECS Compliance Events


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