Integreon Names Laurel Lichty to Head Compliance Services
LONDON, February 28, 2014
LONDON, February 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Integreon , a leading global provider of outsourced legal, document, research,
and business support, today announced the appointment of Laurel Lichty as Vice
President, Compliance Services.
Lichty joins a team of leading legal process outsourcing (LPO) experts at
Integreon who routinely advise major law firms and corporations on legal
outsourcing solutions aimed at reducing both internal and external legal costs
while improving operational efficiencies. Lichty will be responsible for
leading the expansion and delivery of Integreon's compliance services within
its fast growing LPO business.
Lichty is uniquely qualified for the role with more than a decade of
experience in the legal and compliance fields, including as an international
attorney with specialised experience in regulatory compliance management,
anti-corruption programs, FCPA compliance, anti-money laundering training and
ethics investigations. Her background includes three years as the Ethics and
Compliance Manager for Smiths Group PLC, an energy and technology conglomerate
with 22,000 employees worldwide, managing a compliance program operating in
twelve languages across more than 50 countries.
"I am very pleased to add Laurel to our legal services management team and
believe our corporate clients will benefit greatly from the knowledge and
skills she brings to the company," said Brent Larlee, Global Head, Legal
Services, Integreon. "Laurel's deep domain expertise and leadership will be
invaluable in not only supporting our corporate clients but also key to
driving continued growth of our compliance LPO business in the US, UK and
Lichty added, "I'm excited to join the team at Integreon and the legal process
outsourcing movement. The global regulatory environment is continually
changing. Tapping into legal expertise from around the world is not just smart
business - it is increasingly vital to effective compliance programs and
anti-corruption protection. Integreon's global, multi-lingual LPO delivery
platform can help provide cost effective solutions to the complex challenges
facing corporations in today's increasingly regulated and globalised economy."
As a recognised compliance subject matter expert and thought leader, in
addition to heading the delivery of Integreon's Compliance services, Lichty
will continue to engage with the international legal and compliance
communities through published works and her participation in webinars,
conferences, and professional associations. Through this involvement, she will
facilitate industry dialog and the further development of standards and best
practices around the use of LPO for effective management of corporate
Lichty joins Integreon from Fuse Corps where on behalf of the Governor of
Delaware she implemented a number of strategic economic and educational
initiatives involving public-private partnerships. She has previously served
as an Adjunct Professor of Law for the University of London external program
in Buenos Aires, Argentina and the International Law Institute in Washington,
DC. She has regularly taught foreign attorneys in US Law and consulted with
the International Law Institute and the World Bank's International Center for
the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID). She holds a Master of Science
degree from the London School of Economics, an LLB from City University and an
LLM from George Washington University. She is a member of the American Society
of International Law, the ABA International Anti-Corruption and Anti-Money
Laundering Committees, and the Washington International Trade Association. She
is also a member of the New York State Bar.
For information about Integreon and its outsourcing services for legal,
document, research, and business support, please visit
Integreon is a trusted, global provider of award-winning, legal, document,
research and business support solutions to leading law firms, corporate law
departments, financial institutions and professional services firms.
Integreon's 2,000+ Associates work globally to support its 250+ clients in
areas such as market and competitive intelligence, discovery, legal process
outsourcing (LPO), operating model transformation and back office redesign.
Integreon also excels in business support services such as IT, document
processing, finance, and HR. With unrivalled outsourcing experience and its
industry-leading onshore and offshore capabilities, clients increasingly rely
on Integreon to provide integrated solutions and meet their needs in a
demanding business environment. Integreon has won more than 30 industry awards
over the past five years and supports its global client base from 12 delivery
centers across the US, UK, India, Philippines, South Africa and China.
For more information about Integreon's extensive range of services, please
visit http://www.Integreon.com and follow Integreon on Twitter: @Integreon .
For additional information, please contact:Matt Corser Burson-Marsteller
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