Maximilien Roche

Co-Chair WG NGOs and International OrganizationsMaximilien Roche is an expert in organisational integrity and governance. As an independent consultant, he helps companies and NGOs build sustainable growth and deliver on their commitments to their stakeholders. He studies and teaches white collar crime as a way to understand what not to do and how to resist systemic pressures. He is a recurring speaker on the topic of internal investigations and anti-corruption in professional events organised in Switzerland and across Europe, as well as a trainer of internal investigators. He is educated as a French lawyer and holds 3 masters degrees, respectively in Political Science, Business Administration and Accounting. He was trained as a consultant and auditor in a Big 4 firm before holding a global position in a technology multinational. He worked for 5 years in the not for profit sector for the World Economic Forum. He holds 4 professional certifications amongst which Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified Internal Auditor and Certified Compliance & Ethics Professional – International. He is a member of the Boards of the Geneva-based AIBL (Association of International Business Lawyers) and Treasurer of the Paris-based Cercle de la Compliance.