NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Linda Rizk, Thomas A. Rizk, and Rizk Ventures, LLC announced today the launch of Counter Human Trafficking Compliance Solutions, LLC (CHTCS), a global compliance and advisory company that provides corporations the training, assessment, research, and supply chain transparency required to combat human trafficking, forced labor, and child labor within their global supply chains.
"Domestic and international laws regulating human trafficking, forced labor, and child labor are becoming increasingly complex and have social, civil, and criminal implications for corporations worldwide," said CHTCS Co-Founder Linda Rizk. "Our uniquely qualified team has designed specialized programs and services to help corporations understand intricate legislative policies so they can remain compliant while conducting business in the most socially responsible manner possible."
The CHTCS team is comprised of highly decorated and accomplished law enforcement, military, and corporate professionals. The senior leadership's combined expertise and experience in counter human trafficking, global intelligence, counternarcotics, counterterrorism, and emergency management is unmatched by any other organization, private or nonprofit, in the counter human trafficking compliance space. CHTCS team members perform assessments and services on-the-ground and have unparalleled access to global markets at the local, state, federal, and international levels—24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
CHTCS provides clients with comprehensive action programs to foster best practices across all business sectors and supply lines. The company's customized core services include: Corporate Compliance Policy Reviews, Supplier Research and Verification, Supply Chain Assessments and Audits, and Compliance Recommendations. Additional services, which include Custom Improvement Plans and Special Events Policy and Support, supplement the core services to ensure that each client's ad hoc concerns are all addressed.
As the leaders of Rizk Ventures international efforts, Geoff Rizk and Klaus Lederer recognized the need for compliance solutions aimed at global supply chains. CHTCS provides such solutions.
"CHTCS, at its core, is an advocate of business," said Co-Founder Linda Rizk. "Our specialized, comprehensive action programs are designed to help corporations understand the various regulatory environments affecting international commerce so they can remain compliant while conducting business in the most socially responsible manner possible."
About Counter Human Trafficking Compliance Solutions, LLC: Counter Human Trafficking Compliance Solutions (CHTCS) is a global compliance and advisory company based in New York City. Founded in 2014, CHTCS provides corporations the training, assessment, research, and supply chain transparency required to combat human trafficking, forced labor, and child labor.
About Rizk Ventures, LLC: Rizk Ventures is a privately-held investment firm based in New York. Founded by Thomas and Linda Rizk, Rizk Ventures focuses on investment activities in the areas of Venture Capital, Private Equity, Real Estate, and Special Opportunities. Rizk Ventures adds value post-investment by strengthening consumer relationships, advising management teams, broadening technology platforms, and providing operational expertise.