Principals and Managers
Tom is The Red Flag Group’s Compliance Ambassador. He has practised law in Houston for 30 years. Tom is the author of the award winning FCPA Compliance and Ethics Blog and the international best-selling book ‘Lessons Learned on Compliance and Ethics’. A legal and FCPA specialist in the United States, Tom engages in projects with Clients, external and internal speaking, and general support for our business development and marketing functions. In addition, he is an active contributor to The Red Flag Group’s thought leadership.
Traci Coughlan, Director of Advisory – Americas, is a 20-year veteran of the legal services, compliance, FCPA and compliance e-learning industries. Following seven years of commercial litigation, white-collar crime defence and extensive pro bono work at Kirkpatrick & Lockhart (now K&L Gates) and Pepper Hamilton LLP, Traci spent over ten years in-house at Sun Microsystems Inc., a Fortune 500 technology company.
Robert has over 20 years of global experience in compliance and ethics, risk management, audit, strategy and cross-cultural communications. His projects include compliance risk assessments, program review and benchmarking, anti-corruption and third-party oversight programs, remediation and improvement strategies, culture of integrity surveys, training and communication programs, certifications, Board oversight practices, and code of conduct review and development.
Julien Maillot is Director in the operations team. Julien has 15 years of experience in transformation, project management and digital marketing globally and regionally. Julien is technology savvy, business oriented with an eye for details. Strength in leading and delivering simple customer experience solutions from conceptualization to execution. Julien is multilingual in European languages and mandarin.
Martin is the General manager of Australia and New Zealand based in Australia. Prior to joining the Red Flag Group Martin spent 10 years with the GRC Institute as a Director, Managing Director and CEO. During this time he was the chair of the international committee to create ISO 19600 Compliance Management Systems and the Australian chair and international representative on the committee that produced ISO standard 37001 – Anti-Bribery Management Systems.
Alexandra Kris is a Due Diligence Products Manager. Alexandra is a risk management expert, with an international law degree and experience in managing due diligence operations and international security risks. Alexandra looks after the Firm’s IntegraCheck® portfolio of products, including:
- IntegraCheck® | Integrity Due Diligence
- IntegraHire® | Pre-Employment Integrity Screening
- IntegraWatch® | Compliance Screening Ongoing Monitoring.
Jared has more than 10 years’ experience in supply chain compliance and transparency efforts. Throughout his professional experience he has supported the development of Environmental, Social & Governance initiatives within the electronics industry and key associations. His experience includes supplier engagements around the globe from audit, consulting and training.
Christopher Sindik is the Global Marketing Director of Content and Production. Chris has over a decade of experience advising and offering practical advice to compliance programs. Before joining the Marketing team he was a senior member in Advisory where he created and evaluated written policies and code of conduct, audited programmes, conducted quantitative analysis and constructed communication and training curriculum's. He has authored dozens of whitepapers, articles, guides and resources for The Red Flag Group.
Louis is the Professional Services Director– Europe, Middle-East and Africa. Louis has more than four years’ experience in risk management in the compliance and investment banking sectors, and various other industries. He has professional experience in countries all over the world, including Belgium, Morocco, France and Tajikistan. Louis is fluent in English and French. He is based in London and has graduated from the Institute of Political Sciences in France.
Pauline Leung is the Professional Services Director – Asia Pacific. Pauline is a meticulous and dedicated professional with more than five years of experience in regulatory affairs and compliance. Pauline is managing and developing resources and overseeing the due diligence operations as part of the professional services for APAC region in Hong Kong and speaks fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
Joseph Lee is a Director in the Operations team. Joseph has more than 5 years’ experience in compliance and integrity risk management across various industries in various countries around the globe. With experience in market and business intelligence, he has participated in international projects including compliance audits and investigations. Joseph is fluent in English and Cantonese and is based in Hong Kong.