Human Rights at Sea is pleased to announce that Rachel Sexton, a partner at EY, has joined the charity as a Trustee.
Rachel is a Partner in the Fraud Investigations & Dispute Services practice at EY in London. She is a forensic accountant with over 20 years’ experience specialising in working with clients across a number of industries. She has led teams working on some of the largest financial services regulatory investigations conducted in the UK, US, Germany and Switzerland in recent years. She has experience working with clients along with their legal counsel on large, complex economic sanctions, fraud, financial misstatement, anti-money laundering, anti-bribery and anti-corruption, and asset misappropriation investigations. She has also advised clients on how to strengthen compliance frameworks and respond to critical incidents and investigation response. She is a regular speaker at conferences on compliance and investigations topics.
She is a US-qualified Certified Public Accountant and a Certified Fraud Examiner and has completed a Diploma in Financial Crime Prevention from the International Compliance Association.
CEO, David Hammond, said: “We are delighted to welcome Rachel as a Trustee to the charity. She brings a wealth of experience from her comprehensive fraud and investigatory background which is highly pertinent to the role of the charity and further supports the delivery of our charitable objectives.”