Join CFA Society New Mexico for a lunch presentation with Dr. Richard G. Brody, Douglas Minge Brown Professor and Chair of the Accounting Department in the Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico.
Did you know that fraud is estimated to cost an organization 5% of its revenues? What do fraudsters look like? Do you know how to identify a fraudster? Where will they strike and who will be the victim? Dr. Rich Brody will discuss fraud, the anatomy of fraudsters, and the detection and prevention of fraud. Fraud plagues all organizations: business-corporate and non-corporate, non-profit and governmental. Additional topics will include the conditions which enable fraud with references to the Fraud Triangle and the Fraud Concealment Homicide Triangle. If you want to learn how to detect and/or prevent fraud, this training sessions is for you. What you learn may not only save your bank account, it may also SAVE YOUR LIFE!
The primary objectives of this seminar are to:
-Educate you about both pervasiveness of and the causes of fraud and white collar crime in our society
-Explore methods of fraud detection, investigations and prevention
-Increase your ability to detect fraud
-Raise your overall level of awareness as to the range of crimes white collar criminals are capable of committing
Rich Brody is the Douglas Minge Brown Professor and Chair of the Accounting Department in the Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico. He is also a Daniels Fund Business Ethics Fellow. He earned his Pd.D. from Arizona State University, his M.S. from Colorado State University and his B.S. from University of Delaware. He has worked as a staff auditor for Deloitte Haskins + Sells, a cost analyst for Hewlett Packard, and a senior financial reporting analyst for Tandem Computers. Rich's research addresses issues related to forensic accounting, auditing and corporate governance. He has authored or co-authored 100 refereed publications and has made over 150 presentations at national and international conferences and meetings. Rich serves as an expert witness and has experience in both civil and criminal cases.