Bribery and Corruption Risks in Acquisitions

November 2021

BY

Josh CoxSenior Manager, Forensic Data Analytics

When acquiring a company, you don’t want bribery, fraud and corruption to come along with it — especially if you’re in the life sciences sector, which is among the most highly regulated industries in the world. But uncovering these hidden dangers isn’t easy, and many companies find out too late that they’ve inherited risks that they could have avoided.

Fortunately, there’s a tool that can help. Data analytics can save time and money in the due diligence process, while also uncovering liabilities and risks that otherwise may fly under the radar. At a time when the M&A market is running hot and deals are happening at lightning speed, data analytics is a must-have in your toolbox.

Want to see the difference data analytics can make? Read BDO’s recent article to learn how the devastating impacts of fraud, bribery and corruption can be avoided with this one tool.