Video Portfolio

Behind the Bribe: The Richard Bistrong Story
Building on an impactful internal program developed and produced with Mastercard, this anti-bribery training film depicts real-world events that ultimately led to Richard Bistrong pleading guilty to FCPA offenses. Keith Slotter, former chief of the FBI’s Global Financial Crimes Program, narrates Bistrong’s story. To request a demo of the full length video, or for a licensing fee schedule, link here: http://bit.ly/2rgEREo
The Heat: US Corporate Corruption: Part I
On CCTV America, The Heat, I take a deep dive into the issue of corporate corruption in the United States. I respond to questions about the fairness of the U.S. Judicial system, and the impact of corporate incentives upon ethical, compliant, and “lawful but awful” behaviors and conduct.
The Heat: US Corporate Corruption: Part II
In part II of my interview on CCTV America, The Heat, I respond to questions about the hazards which can occur when compliance leaders lose their “line of sight” into the business. As I share in this interview, when it comes to incentives and bonus plans, bad behavior can hide behind good performance. Like prescription drugs, incentives can also have unintended side effects, which often remain invisible until it’s too late.
The Panama Papers & The Tempo of International Corruption Cases
An interview on CNBC Powerlunch where I discuss the implications of the recent Panama Papers leaks. What does this mean for the future of tax havens? Also, will be the appetite for local enforcement in those countries where the shell companies and individuals may reside? Link here: http://bit.ly/1N4n1Z1
A Global Corruption Crackdown
An interview on CNBC’s Power Lunch, where I exchange views with Frank Vogl, author of “Waging War on Corruption – Inside the movement Fighting the Abuse of Power.” In this Q and A, CNBC’s Chief International Correspondent, Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has some very pointed questions about a recent report of global corruption in the Huntington Post, link here: http://huff.to/1WXzxiu
Richard Bistrong: From Behind the Bribe, The Sharp End of Compliance
A short film on my journey through the dark side of international business, “getting caught” and what that might mean for today’s compliance challenges.
Richard Bistrong: Why We Say Yes
The full version of the Create Training animation on my story and “how it all went so wrong,” including the voice of Robert Appleton who shared the finding of his UN investigation with the US Justice Department.
Richard Bistrong Discusses the Challenges of Returning Forfeited and Corrupt Assets
Richard Bistrong comments on the difficulties of returning assets which have been seized in criminal and civil actions to the countries of origin, where governments remain corrupt. How can forfeited funds benefit the victims of overseas bribery and fraud without being returned to corrupt officials?
Richard Bistrong weighs in on FIFA scandal
Richard Bistrong comments on the real “teeth” of international law enforcement with respect to the recent arrests and indictments pertaining to FIFA as well as to his own experience with international “take-downs.”
Richard Bistrong Discusses Bribery and Corruption in the Military (Part I)
Richard Bistrong is interviewed on CCTV America (part I), The Heat by Nathan King on issues of Corruption, Bribery and Theft in the Military.
Richard Bistrong Discusses Bribery and Corruption in the Military (Part II)
Richard Bistrong is interviewed on CCTV America (part II), The Heat by Nathan King on issues of Corruption, Bribery and Theft in the Military.