October 16, 2017

Fund distribution oversight: Overcoming operational challenges

In the words of Mark Mendelsohn, former deputy chief of the Fraud Section of the U.S. Department of Justice: “Third-party due diligence must be robust, thorough, […]
October 10, 2017

Kobe Steel Scandal raises concerns over Corporate governance practices

The recent confession of Kobe Steel ltd., Japan’s third-largest steelmaker, to have falsified quality data for an array of aluminium and copper products shipped over the […]
September 2, 2017

IMF: Luxembourg Financial Sector Assessment Program 2017

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) conducted a review of Luxembourg financial sector and published its recommendations in 5 technical notes on 28 August 2017. Next to […]
April 25, 2017

Private Equity in 2017: Like F1 behind a safety car?

For entrepreneurs, time is extra limited, so we live by simple rules. One of mine: Avoid the TV, so there is more time for more important […]
April 18, 2017

All that glitters is not gold – good governance requires a closer look

This weekend I saw the fantastic movie Gold, starring Matthew McConaughey. Without giving any spoilers, I found myself thinking of how corporate governance processes function, or […]
January 14, 2017

Getting inspiration in a fast moving environment

During a team off-site in January 2017, the team discovered new heights together at the indoor skydive center in Roosendaal. is after all about keeping […]