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Chocolate Unicorn

03/10/2021 @ 14:00 - 15:00 EST

About the event:

From this session with Asha, you can expect a real, open and honest, and candid conversation of the windy but purposeful road your career can take. Asha’s journey has a few unexpected turns but is a testament to how things happen in perfect order when you live your authentic self and are in tune with what you, your family, or your sanity needs at any point in your life or career. Asha also will discuss being happy and fulfilled by what you do in all aspects of your life and the preparation and strengthen needed to make changes if or when necessary.

About our speaker:

Asha Palmer is Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer and EVP of Converge at Convercent. Asha prides herself on being a practical and relatable E&C leader and leverages her experience in private practice, the US government, and businesses across the globe to be an advocate for sustainable and scalable ethics & compliance programs. Asha’s expertise lies in thinking outside of the box and making ethics & compliance tactile to leaders and employees alike. Asha is passionate about program design, properly identifying and mitigating risk, and training & engagement.

Prior to joining Convercent, Asha spent two and a half years as Founder and CEO of Global Compliance Consulting LLC (GCC), where she helped companies establish, enhance, and optimize their ethics & compliance programs across the globe. Before starting her own consulting practice, Asha served as Senior Compliance Counsel at Mubadala Investment Company where she looked after Mubadala’s ethics & compliance strategic projects as well as supported the ethics & compliance programs of its key investments and businesses around the world. Asha contributed significantly to the advancement and maturity of the Mubadala ethics & compliance program, which is best-in-class.

Asha has also worked at the US Department of Justice as an Assistant U.S. Attorney, where she prosecuted companies that defrauded the government; she also served as a litigator and compliance investigator & advisor at a major US law firm.

Outside of her professional endeavors, Asha is married with three kids (Brinkley (6), Bailey (4), and Bryson Jr (2)). She also owns her own business, Chocolate Unicorn, a lifestyle brand aimed at increasing and sustaining diverse representation of our most magical beings.


14:00 - 15:00 EST