Marc Tasse

Marc Tassé is a speaker, media commentator, and an expert in the anti-corruption field. He teaches at the university level on white-collar crime, with topics ranging from market manipulation to money laundering, anti-corruption initiatives and the hidden costs of corruption.

He has consulted around the world, helping corporations investigate allegations of corruption, and has served as a litigation consultant working with attorneys representing shareholders in complex court cases involving allegations of improper financial reporting and economic crimes.

He is a Chartered Professional Accountant – Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA), a Forensic Certified Public Accountant (FCPA) (USA), and a Certified Internal Controls Auditor (CICA) (USA). He carries the designation Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) (USA) and holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA), as well as an Honours Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Ottawa.

woman and man spreading rumors in secret

The Actual and Potential Impacts of Allegations Corporate boards may be due for a rude awakening; they’d be well-advised to assess the harm allegations of corruption and other unethical conduct can do to their company’s share price, including its market capitalization. Corporate directors and officers are under three general legal duties: the duty to act carefully, the duty to act loyally and...

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bribery

Businesses are coming under increased scrutiny, to ensure that their domestic and foreign operations comply with anti-corruption and anti-bribery legislation. The risk of investigation has never been greater and the reputational risk, given the current media interest in these sorts of scandals, will increasingly be a consideration for companies especially publicly traded ones or companies pursuing financing or other significant transactions. 

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