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Olivier Catherine on Sapin II, AFA audits and the French paradox

By Marieke Breijer

09 December 2019

Olivier Catherine on Sapin II, AFA audits and the French paradox Olivier Catherine

The Paris-based group general counsel at French electrical parts distributor Sonepar – the first company to have successfully completed an audit by France’s anti-corruption agency, AFA – speaks to GIR about his company’s approach to investigations and his thoughts on the local enforcement landscape.