NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- LRN, the leader in Ethics & Compliance knowledge solutions and advisory services, announced today that Susan Divers and Laura Jacobus have joined the company's Advisory Services group.
In their roles, Ms. Divers and Ms. Jacobus will provide senior-level counsel to ethics and compliance leaders around effective global E&C program management and strategy, code of conduct development and curriculum planning, and program design and deployment.
"Susan and Laura join an Advisory Services group that is comprised of deeply experienced ethics and compliance practitioners, lawyers and former government professionals who combine decades of knowledge of, and best practices in values-based and data-centric E&C programs," said Jean-Marc Levy, President of LRN. "As consummate professionals with unique expertise in ethics and compliance, both Susan and Laura will provide valuable advice and insights to our partners, helping them make critical business decisions and develop effective programs -- ones that inspire behavior and enhance the long-term sustainability of their company values."
Ms. Divers brings more than thirty years of legal experience in the area of international compliance. Prior to LRN, Ms. Divers served as AECOM's Assistant General Counsel for Global Ethics & Compliance and Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer. Under her leadership, AECOM's ethics and compliance program garnered six external awards in recognition of its effectiveness and Ms. Divers' thought leadership in the ethics field.
Ms. Jacobus is a seasoned attorney who has held both legal and strategic business operations leadership roles at global high tech companies, including Cisco Systems and Juniper Networks. At Juniper, she developed and implemented a highly-regarded ethics and compliance program and led the process that resulted in Juniper twice receiving the coveted Ethics Inside Certification and being named a repeat honoree of the World's Most Ethical Companies designation by Ethisphere Institute.
Reflecting on joining LRN, Ms. Jacobus stated: "I feel honored to join LRN's highly committed and professional team of colleagues and look forward to assisting our partners translate their corporate values into tangible leadership practices and behaviors."
Ms. Divers added: "With more than two decades of industry experience, LRN continues to make a significant impact on the evolution of ethics and compliance best-practices, research and program management. I'm energized by the team at LRN, our values-based mission and the impact we have on our partner community."
Since 1994, LRN has helped over 20 million people at more than 700 companies, worldwide, simultaneously navigate complex legal and regulatory environments and foster ethical cultures. LRN's combination of practical tools, education and strategic advice helps companies translate their values into concrete corporate practices and leadership behaviors that create sustainable competitive advantage. In partnership with LRN, companies need not choose between living principles and maximizing profits, or between enhancing reputation and growing revenue: all are a product of principled performance. As a global company, LRN works with organizations in more than 100 countries, and has offices in major cities around the world including New York, Los Angeles, London, Mumbai and Paris. www.lrn.com