Vermeulen, drs. G.P.H.M. (Geert)
19 mei 2017
drs. G.P.H.M. (Geert) Vermeulen
Geert Vermeulen is a seasoned compliance professional, specialized in establishing and improving ethics and compliance programs. In 2016 Geert founded ECMC: Ethics & Compliance Management & Consulting. ECMC provides compliance training, compliance consulting and interim ethics & compliance management. Geert also speaks and writes on compliance and ethics.
Geert obtained most of his experience in-house. As Chief Compliance Officer Aon EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) he coordinated compliance efforts in some 60 countries. During his tenure Aon reached a trade sanctions settlement with OFAC and corruption settlements in the UK and the US. Geert then moved on to become the Global Head of Compliance of Damco, the freight forwarding arm of the AP Möller-Maersk Group, where he was responsible for the compliance activities in 90 countries, mainly focusing on anti-corruption, trade sanctions and export controls.
Before starting ECMC Geert worked as a Director of the Netherlands Compliance Institute (NCI). He has been the President of the Dutch Compliance Officer Association and just started the Financial Economic Crime expert group of the Association.