Governance, Risk and Compliance

GRC solutions developed for the unique needs of every organization.

Global Challenges with Pragmatic Solutions

In an era of heightened risk and uncertainty, remote workforces and complex technologies, having effective policies and procedures that are easy-to-understand and accurate has become critical to keeping pace in the developing global regulatory landscape. Our Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) practice focuses on simplifying and streamlining operations while managing risk and protecting the reputation of an organization.

As business disruption and the roles and responsibilities of risk and compliance professionals continues to grow, an organization’s potential for sustainability and growth can be strained. BDO’s GRC team helps companies solve their performance, compliance and governance challenges, which can impact everyone from the Board to General Counsel and the executive team. The transition from siloed, compliance driven organizations, to a managed organization focused on risk management, can enable companies to be agile and nimble.

Our Solution

Modernizing and simplifying governance, risk and compliance is no easy task for global organizations. BDO’s approach combines skills from a variety of disciplines and industries to allow organizations to assess, build, and perform more efficiently and in compliance with its regulatory obligations.  

Built on the OCEG® Principled Performance Model, we provide an array of services, including:

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Assessments, Strategy & Optimization

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Implementation & Management

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Governance & Monitoring

Global Privacy Resource Guide

View our interactive tool that provides real-time information on privacy laws worldwide to help you remain informed and identify potential compliance issues. 

For a personalized assessment of your organization's data protection needs, sign up for a free consultation or contact us.


Data Protection Academy

We offer various interactive courses to better understand key privacy principles and tools with trainers with global experience. Additionally, we provide our clients with private, customizable training and eLearning and Learning Management System (LMS) content development and delivery, and complimentary webinars focused on hot topics. 

Governance, Risk and Compliance Insights

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  • Private Equity
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  • Real Estate & Construction
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  • Retail & Consumer Products
  • Technology

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Meet Our Governance, Risk, and Compliance Services Leader

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    Karen Schuler

    Principal; Governance, Risk & Compliance National Practice Leader and Global Privacy Services Co-Leader

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