Ashley Fairbrother speaking at the International Fraud Conference 2021, on ‘How UK Private Prosecutions Deliver Justice in Charity Fraud Cases’

Ashley Fairbrother and Head of Counter Fraud at Macmillan Cancer Support, Robert Browell, will be delivering a bespoke talk on “How UK Private Prosecutions Deliver Justice in Charity Fraud Cases” at the International Fraud Conference, 2021.

This session will explain how Macmillan Cancer Support has used private prosecutions to recoup stolen charity funds. The session will include why the Charity chose private prosecutions as a route to justice, how it has worked in practice and the outcomes achieved to date, as well as some learning points for any individual, corporate or charity thinking about adopting a similar approach.

About the online conference

The international fraud conference The counter-fraud practitioner’s toolkit: preparing for the new world is being jointly convened by Fraud Advisory Panel, INSOL Europe, and the Association of Business Recovery Professionals (R3) on 2 & 3 February 2021 online.

This conference will bring together world-class speakers including policy makers, insolvency experts, fraud specialists and renowned academics, who will deliver unique insights into hot topics related to global financial crime including tackling rogue companies, cryptocurrency fraud, digital forensics, how to make fraudsters pay and much more.

This two-day conference will focus on topics related to global fraud and financial crime, tackling rogue companies, cross-border working and international collaboration, asset tracing, cryptocurrency fraud and digital forensics, with speakers from international police agencies, insolvency and fraud specialists, academics and many more. We expect approx. 200 delegates to attend the event from across UK and Europe.

  • INSOL Europe is the leading European organisation of professionals who specialise in insolvency, business reconstruction and recovery.
  • The Fraud Advisory Panel is the voice of the counter-fraud profession, committed to tackling fraud and financial crime.
  • R3 is the trade association for the entire community of the UK’s insolvency and restructuring professionals, whatever the size of their practice, their experience or their specialism