The Wizard of Lies

I shared the stage with Diana Henriques, author of “The Wizard of Lies”, who shared her insights about Ponzi perps.  We’re hard-wired to trust people, so we need guiding principles to follow:  invest only with funds which have third-party consultants, know your risk tolerance (for directors this has a familiar ring), and understand the risk(s) we’re taking.  Diana is a senior financial writer for the New York Times and it is very easy to understand why she is so successful.  She interviewed Madoff in prison and she shares valuable insights.

About hopsuz

Experienced leader, both as CEO and as board Chair. Founder of the 25 year old The Hopgood Group, LLC. Co-author of the award winning "Board Leadership for the Company in Crisis". Consultant to companies large and small. Expertise in board evaluations and leadership challenges.
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