In today’s economic climate organisations are experiencing a heightened risk of fraud. As well as external threats, it’s vital to also be alert to the considerable risks posed by insider fraud. This can have a devastating impact on revenue, reputation and business operations. Fraud 101 is here to help. In this monthly series, we bring together experts from Evelyn Partners to help you detect, prevent, and respond to fraud within your organisation.
In the first webinar of the series, Brendan Weekes, our fraud investigation expert and specialist in forensic accounting, explores the different types of fraud, the impact these can have on your organisation and signs you need to look out for.
At the end of the webinar, you will have:
- An understanding of what fraud is as well as other types of financial crime
- Awareness of the prevalence of insider fraud and the damage it can do
- An insight into who perpetrates fraud (insiders and outsiders)
- Red flags to look out for
Brendan is part of the specialist forensics team at Evelyn Partners, which comprises accountants, investigators and computer forensics professionals. A specialist in forensic accounting, he qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2009 and also has experience in dispute resolution services, asset tracing and criminal defence.