BRANCHBURG, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hiperos, an Opus Global company and the leading provider of third-party management software, today announced that it will host an exclusive event on how the technology industry is transforming its approach to assessing and managing third parties for corruption and risk.
At the Tuesday, June 23, event major brands and leaders will collaborate to reduce the cost, risks, inefficiencies and channel friction that currently exists. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear directly from peers on how they are tackling the costs, complexity and regulatory burdens of third-party, anti-corruption due diligence and management.
- Timothy Curran, CEO, Global Technology Distribution Council (GTDC)
- Steve R. Martin II, Managing Director, Compliance Practices, Baker and McKenzie
- Bruno Grandguillotte, VP and CCO, Ingram Micro
- Peter Viksnins, Managing Director, Forensics, Investigative and Dispute Services, Grant Thornton
“Together with Hiperos, we’re helping address the major challenges that IT companies, solution providers and distributors collectively face on this front,” GTDC CEO Curran said. “The rapidly changing regulatory environment and increased enforcement actions demand greater vigilance and controls everywhere technology goes. We’re taking a proactive approach with industry leaders to advance compliance measures on a global basis.”
Discussion topics will include the requirements, pitfalls and value of launching anti-bribery/anti-corruption risk assessment, with real-life examples, case studies, feedback and advice as well as why collaborating and working together drives costs down and protection up. The half-day event will also include a networking breakfast, two networking breaks and a luncheon.
For more information on the schedule of events, please visit: https://www.hiperos.com/executive-briefing-california.html. To register, visit: http://promotions.hiperos.com/technology-executive-briefing-2015.
About The Global Technology Distribution Council
The Global Technology Distribution Council is the industry consortium representing the world's leading tech distributors. GTDC members drive more than $135 billion in annual worldwide sales of products, services and solutions through diverse business channels. GTDC conferences support the development and expansion of strategic supply-chain partnerships that continually address the fast-changing marketplace needs of vendors, end customers and distributors. GTDC members include AB S.A (WSE: ABPL), ABC Data, ALSO (SIX: ALSN), Arrow Electronics (NYSE: ARW), Avnet (NYSE: AVT), Computer Gross Italia, D&H Distributing, Esprinet (PRT.MI), Exertis, Ingram Micro (NYSE: IM), Intcomex, Logicom (CSE:LOG), Redington (BSE: REDI), SiS Technologies (HKSE: 0529), ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC), SYNNEX (NYSE: SNX), Tarsus, Tech Data (NASDAQ: TECD), Westcoast LTD and WestconGroup.
Hiperos, an Opus Global company, is the leader in Third-Party Management software connecting over 340,000 third parties to many of the world’s largest companies across a range of industry verticals including energy, financial services, manufacturing, real estate, pharmaceuticals, and technology. The company’s flagship product, Hiperos 3PM™, is the only solution in the market that is purpose-built to simultaneously minimize the risks of using third parties while maximizing the value they provide. Implemented by the global 2000 and business consortiums to address their expanding third-party management requirements, Hiperos 3PM™ has become the industry’s most widely used SaaS-based solution. The winner of industry awards and accolades for the proven value and low cost of ownership it delivers, Hiperos 3PM™ enables companies to protect their brand and revenues by implementing an automated, consistent approach to third-party onboarding, measurement, monitoring and controls, throughout their lifecycle. Hiperos’ clients include many of the world’s leading companies such as Aetna, Alcoa, AON, Arrow Electronics, Astra Zeneca, AXA, Baker Hughes, Bank of Montreal, BNP Paribas, CA Technologies, Charles Schwab, Fulton Bank, Halliburton, Huntington Bank, JLL, Kellogg, Kraft Foods, Mondelez, Microsoft, News Corporation, NY Community Bancorp, Peabody, PNC Bank, Rockwell Automation, Sun Life Financial, State Street, TD Bank, United Technologies and Zion’s Bank. For more information, visit http://www.hiperos.com.