Welcome to the special 10th anniversary celebration of Compliance Man Chooses the Target. In honor of this celebration with take things in a different direction today as Tim Khasanov-Batirov and myself are joined by Irfan Ahmed. Irfan is a Chief Compliance Officer at Dr. Reddy’s an international pharmaceutical company headquartered in India. He is also Tim’s boss. Irfan leads the Dr. Reddy’s compliance team globally, driving compliance across the organization at a global level thereby protecting company from any financial and reputational risks arising out of non-compliance and ensuring a culture of compliance and ethics in the organization. I know you will enjoy hearing about Irfan’s journey in compliance, the realities of doing compliance in India and where compliance may be headed in the world’s largest democracy.
Some of the topics we cover include:
1) Current status of compliance development in India;
2) Main FCPA risks in India per Irfan views;
3) Irfan’s vision on compliance future in the country; and
4) Views on compliance from nation’s business community per Irfan’s opinion.