Inventus eDiscovery Expert Erin Plante Receives Elite CAMS Anti-Money Laundering Credential, Demonstrating Commitment to Compliance
CHICAGO – April 25, 2019 – Inventus, a leading international legal support services provider, today announced that Erin Plante, director of strategy and consulting, was recently awarded the widely recognized CAMS® credential by the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists® (ACAMS®), the world’s leading organization of professionals in the anti-money laundering field. This certification demonstrates her commitment to the detection and prevention of money laundering.
“Erin’s commitment to deepening and broadening her base of expertise in financial crime prevention, international markets, and forensics and investigations makes her one of the industry’s leaders in a rigorous approach to compliance,” said Paul Mankoo, CEO of Inventus. “Her experience and knowledge benefit clients looking to build or improve compliance programs that help them stay ahead of the changing global regulatory environment.”
The CAMS (Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist) designation is awarded to professionals who successfully complete a rigorous examination demonstrating their aptitude and expertise in anti-money laundering detection and enforcement. The examination covers money laundering and terrorist financing methods, the best practices to stop these and other financial crimes, as well as key related legislation in place worldwide, global AML standards and developing defenses for financial institutions to stop terrorist financing and money laundering.
The CAMS certification requires mandatory anti-money laundering (AML) training requirements, satisfaction of ongoing training requirements, regular recertification, and advanced certification.
CAMS-certified compliance and consulting teams like those at Inventus work with their clients to:
- - Design, build, and drive a culture of compliance from the top down
- - Demonstrate to regulators and examiners their dedication to a standardized risk-based approach for protecting against financial crime risks
- - Meet mandated AML training requirements through preparation and study and satisfy ongoing training through recertification and advanced certification activities
- - Safeguard effectively against financial and reputational damage
“Earning the CAMS credential places Erin in an elite group of AML professionals,” said John Byrne, executive vice president of ACAMS. “The credential assures organizations in the private and public sectors that they are working with someone with the essential knowledge and background in this crucial and challenging field.”
About the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists® (ACAMS®)
ACAMS is a member of Adtalem Global Education (NYSE: ATGE), a global education provider headquartered in the United States. The organization's purpose is to empower students to achieve their goals, find success and make inspiring contributions to our global community. ACAMS is the largest international membership organization dedicated to enhancing the knowledge and skills of anti-money laundering (AML) and financial crime professionals from a wide range of industries, with extensive resources designed to develop and sharpen the skills required for superior job performance and career advancement. Its CAMS certification is the most widely recognized AML certification among compliance professionals worldwide. Visit acams.org for more information.
Inventus, a subsidiary of RPX Corporation, is a leading legal support services provider focused on reducing the costs and risks associated with the discovery and compliance processes through the effective use of technology solutions. Inventus has been providing services to corporate legal departments, law firms, and government agencies since 1991.
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