The Houston ACFE invites you to join us for our Monthly IN PERSON luncheon! It's on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, so mark your recurring calendars!
Note: We will have a drawing for a FREE registration to the national ACFE Global Conference (Virtual) at the luncheon so if you are interested in attending the conference come join us for a chance to win the registration.
May 10, 2022 - Lunch time
Speaker: Eduardo Almeida Mota, CFE, CONEXIG LLC
Title: Anti-Money Laundering Strategies and Case Examples
Description: Eduardo Mota will speak first regarding an overview of money laundering concepts, and how a typical money-laundering operation develops. He will review case examples of money laundering in Brazil and in other companies. Finally, he will review commonalities among money laundering cases, with an eye to developing strategies for anti-money laundering in private enterprise, and public institutions.
Bio: Eduardo Almeida Mota has more than twenty-five years of experience working to understand fraudsters’ thinking to create and operationalize AML and anti-fraud strategies. He acted as Compliance Officer, Fraud Examiner, Project Manager, and Head of Intelligence with expertise in public administration, indirect tax, intelligence, and forensic investigations. With a substantial understanding of the Brazilian and LATAM environment and tax Systems in both legal and administrative fields, he has a Master of Public Administration from Columbia University, Postgraduates and Bachelor's degree in Law, and a Military Officer Degree. He worked in the Sao Paulo’s state finance department for 19 years and with the International Monetary Fund. He also was a member of the Brazilian military police in Sao Paulo.
- Identify money laundering concepts and overview
- Understand typical development of money-laundering processes
- Identify possible long-term anti-money laundering strategies for private business and public administrations
11:30 am: Lunch
11:50 am: Houston ACFE Board Remarks
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Presentation
Recommended CPE hours: 1.0 credits.
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Delivery Method: Group Live
Prerequisites: Not Applicable
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
Who Should Attend: Anti-fraud professionals, Auditors, Accountants, Attorneys, Investigators, Law Enforcement, Educators, Students
Advanced Preparation: None
Program Level: Basic
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For concerns regarding course offerings, certifications or complaints, please contact: Gabriella Marshall, Training Director at the Houston ACFE.