SOURCE: EthicsPoint

EthicsPoint

December 09, 2010 09:00 ET

EthicsPoint Appoints Risk Management Industry Veteran to Board of Directors

Seasoned Industry Executive David Roche Provides Additional GRC and Software Expertise

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - December 9, 2010) - EthicsPoint Inc., a leading provider of enterprise risk awareness solutions, announced today that its board of directors has appointed David Roche, a risk management industry veteran, as an independent director to the company's board effective immediately. 

"We are thrilled to have someone of Dave's caliber join us in leading EthicsPoint forward," said General Tony McPeak, chairman of the EthicsPoint board. "His demonstrated success leading and advising organizations on global audit and risk management services will be invaluable as we continue our task of shepherding EthicsPoint's high-growth trajectory."

"I am excited to join the board and look forward to working with President and CEO David Childers and his team as they lead the company to continuing success," said David Roche, former vice president of Global Audit Services and Compliance for McAfee, Inc. "EthicsPoint provides governance, risk and compliance solutions to global entities, allowing them to properly meet increasingly complex regulatory requirements and facilitate the establishment of open, honest corporate cultures; I have done the same throughout my career and look forward to helping further that cause."

Roche has spent more than 35 years working in the financial services and technology spaces, the latter half focused on enterprise risk management. Prior to his retirement in 2010, Roche was the vice president of global audit services and compliance at McAfee, Inc., a leading security software manufacturer. Before McAfee, Inc., Roche was a long-standing partner at Deloitte, where he led the Enterprise Risk Management practice for the U.S. West Coast market. He was also a partner for Deloitte in both the Seattle and Portland offices, overseeing financial statement audits on a wide variety of clients during his 30-year tenure with the firm. Roche is a founder of Lewis & Clark Bank and currently serves as non-executive chairman to their board of directors.

About EthicsPoint
EthicsPoint, a leading provider of enterprise risk awareness solutions, helps organizations align their governance, risk and compliance (GRC) processes with overall business strategy. We protect corporate cultures and reputations by proactively revealing risk-related trends via the collection, management and understanding of their GRC-related data. More than 2,400 organizations currently use our solutions to increase the quality of GRC data reported to boards and executive teams to facilitate better business decisions. To find out how, please visit www.ethicspoint.com.

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