Patrick Wellens is a Board member of ethics and compliance Switzerland, a non for profit organization that promotes the establishment and sharing of compliance best practices. He is also the co-chair of the working group Life Sciences within Ethics and Compliance Switzerland.
Patrick is currently working as a divisional compliance business partner for a pharma company in Switzerland. Previously he has worked as a senior manager in consulting supporting in-house legal counsel, compliance officers and Boards with a wide variety of services to manage their regulatory/compliance risks (e.g risk assessment, implementation of compliance management systems, fraud prevention and fraud investigations). Prior to that he worked as a corporate audit manager, country CFO and regional Finance Manager for various blue chip companies.
Patrick is a Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional, Certified Fraud Examiner and Certified Internal Auditor.