Education

The diversity of professionals at Kroll enables us to help the Education field with complimentary and sophisticated fact-finding skill sets and analytical methodologies. Working seamlessly as part of a multidisciplinary team, we draw upon this knowledge to offer Education clients uncommon insight and superior out comes.

Investigations

Education Clients find Kroll’s integrated investigative approach and third-party independence particularly valuable when faced with complex fraud, financial or cyber investigations. Our multidisciplinary expertise coupled with proprietary technology platforms and sophisticated applications enable us to provide clients with customized, cost-effective and time-sensitive investigations. Learn more.

CASE STUDIES

  • Forensic Techniques Aid Company Investigation

    Forensic Techniques Aid Company Investigation

    Kroll was hired to investigate whether a company had backdated the stock options awarded to executives, thereby improperly accounting for compensation costs.

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  • Investigation into a Potential Conflict of Interest

    Investigation into a Potential Conflict of Interest

    Kroll was engaged by a leading engineering company listed on the London Stock Exchange (the “Client”) to conduct an investigation aimed at determining whether the engineering manager (“Subject”) of the Client’s manufacturing facility in China (the “China Facility”) had established a competing business, either by using the Client’s facilities to manufacture and sell similar goods, or by establishing a separate operation.

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Due Diligence

Kroll has assisted many major universities with executive due diligence and regulatory investigations across the globe. We provide comprehensive background information and intelligence reporting including: personal and business reputations; financial and operating histories; verification of key non-financial representations; records of litigation and disputes; environmental liabilities and other actual or undisclosed problems Learn more.

CASE STUDIES

  • Due Diligence Investigation

    Due Diligence Investigation

    Kroll was asked to conducted an FCPA due diligence program for a U.S. oil company conducting business in the Andean region. The subjects of the investigation ranged from investment targets to consultants, employees and prospective business partners.

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  • Investigative Due Diligence on a High-profile Company Executive

    Investigative Due Diligence on a High-profile Company Executive

    A Hong Kong public-listed investment company (”Client“) engaged Kroll to conduct discreet, independent background investigations into one of the independent non-executive directors (INED) (the “Subject”) to verify the Subject’s professional track record and industry reputation.

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Compliance

The complexities of today’s global economy present numerous challenges for educational institutions around the world. Contemplating new third-party and joint venture relationships while trying to understand and abide by regulatory standards means the barriers to expanding your institution with confidence have never been greater. With an increased focus on compliance, resulting in highly publicized incidents of corruption and bribery, corporations face greater pressure to take a risk-based approach to third-party due diligence. Learn more.

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Cyber Security

From student transcripts and medical records to research findings and financial information, academic institutions shoulder a heavy burden when safeguarding confidential data. A college or university data breach means navigating a maze of regulations, while working to maintain credibility in the eyes of key constituencies. When leadership is juggling competing priorities such as controlling costs, harnessing e-learning and improving student outcomes, little time or resources are left to focus on university cyber security threats. Learn more.

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Security Risk Management

Since providing protection has become a primary concern of the nation’s leading educational institutions, we help clients protect students, staff and assets by providing risk assessments that reduce exposure to vulnerabilities, threats, and gaps in existing physical security programs. Because of the consequences of inadequate security must go beyond simple detection and be designed to deter criminal activity. Kroll works toward a balance of architectural, electronic, and operational measures to provide safe learning environments for students. Learn more.

CASE STUDIES

  • Security Engineering Services for a Large University in Saudi Arabia

    Security Engineering Services for a Large University in Saudi Arabia

    Kroll was retained as part of the design team to provide security engineering services for a university in Saudi Arabia. Our role included the development and documentation of the security design criteria and construction documents for each element of the project, including the administrative, academic, community, and residential facilities.

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  • University of Texas, Austin, Texas

    University of Texas, Austin, Texas

    Kroll has worked closely with The University of Texas at Austin for many years providing a wide range of security services including site assessments, development of security guidelines, and design of access control and alarm monitoring systems for numerous projects.

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