Based on her profound expertise in Corporate Governance, Risk, Compliance, Finance and Negotiations there is no such thing than creating new ideas and establish visions. Some of them end in a new business, in a book, in training concepts, in a movie or just in articles.
Here you find a few “Think Tank based” projects which will be accompanied by even more in the future.
Sharing knowledge, creating value and challenging status quo to achieve the next level.
Thankful for everbody who thought me lessons – that’s what led me to become a lecturer already at a very young age. Combining the theory with practical – real – examples is what people can memorize and bring into their environment.
The development of new models, concepts and methods to implement strategies, risk management tools and processes summarizes experience, knowledge and the ability of implementation. By writing about it, the content is available for everybody in my community.
The broad experience allows me to act as an expert and assessor in different settings – especially for second opinions in conducted expert opinions, reports, internal and external investigations, negotiations and C-Level integrity interviews.
Led by facts and not by rumours. The fact based approach is necessary for my professional work as an expert in this field of expertise. In assessing, lecturing and writing.
If word – spoken and written – can not be understood, my work is not good enough. Explaining complex contexts by using a coherent language is one of the targets.
My clients name are never displayed. Neither in the practical examples of my writing or lecturing nor elsewhere. I follow the highest standard of code of conducts on my professional bodies and associations.
My clients and I valued discretion. Many thanks to these organizers, who advertise events held by me in public.
Please note: Company internal trainings, events, workshops as well as projects are not published and confidential.
Supporting the press with facts and figures helps to raise awareness for Corporate Integrity, Governance, Risk and Compliance and is one of the preventional steps towards protecting our economy and societiy from misbehaviour resulting in Non-compliance, White-collar and Cybercrime.
Social Engineering is not new nor is only conducted in business. Would you like to learn how to deal with social engineers? Being able to recognize the red flags and becoming a leader for the future? Join the journey of expanding the horizon, changing perspectives from manager to fraudster to leader to victim and responsible individual.
“… Many examples show how diverse and sophisticated the approach of the perpetrators is. The book shakes up and convinces how important an intensive discussion of the topic is.” (Hamburger Wirtschaft, Issue 12, 2018).
Even well-managed companies are not immune to damage from criminal acts, whether by employees or third parties. Such crimes cannot be completely ruled out – the financial consequences, on the other hand, can.
Felix Vossen – a radiant entrepreneur on the outside, a clever cheater in secret, wanted by FBI and Scotland Yard
What happens when employees steal data? The medium-sized company Compware Medical almost perished. A didactic play.
Interview with Sonja Stirnimann on the causes, motivations and life cycles of white-collar crime.
When there is a fire, she blossoms into top form: Sonja Stirnimann accompanies companies in crises and in cases of white-collar crime, non-compliance and cyber attacks.
In the video portrait Sonja Stirnimann talks about what has shaped her and what she expects from human resources.
Data loss and cyber attacks are business-critical operational risks in the digital world. A cyber attack can be life-threatening, especially for medium-sized companies, and jeopardize their continued existence. If non-compliance and white-collar crime (including cyber attacks) are suspected, correct action is indispensable.
In today’s digital and mobile world, data loss and cyber attacks are operational business-critical risks, which every company has to keep an eye on. Cyber criminals seek the weakest point in a system, which is often affected by the human factor. Such attacks take place against banks as well as against service or manufacturing enterprises. Especially for medium-sized companies a cyber attack can quickly be existence-threatening. In case of suspected non-compliance and white-collar crime, acting correctly is therefore indispensable. This article shows preventive options for action and the right approach in each individual case. A preparation for such cases is presented in the FraudAidKitTM method, which in the form of an “emergency kit” provides an adequate and practical instrument for dealing with emergencies.
Bias and its influence on the responsible role of financial statement makers, auditors and investigators are an omnipresent risk. Only if the experts are aware of this, know how to deal with it and know the measures to be taken is it possible to carry out an unimpeded audit or investigation.