17 minutes | Sep 17th 2020

Daniel Malan

Daniel Malan is an assistant professor in business ethics at Trinity Business School, Trinity College Dublin. Daniel recently released a report titled, "Contradictions and Conflicts" (https://bit.ly/32xP9oD) where he analyzes the fundamental conflicts among 17 governments that claim a commitment to the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, while also owning major stakes in tobacco companies. This report was made possible by a grant from the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World. He is a former associate professor in ethics and governance and director of the Centre for Corporate Governance in Africa at the University of Stellenbosch Business School in South Africa, as well as a former visiting scholar at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. His focus areas are business ethics, corporate governance and corporate responsibility. He is the co-chair of the B20 Task Force on Integrity and Compliance (2020), a member of the Global Future Council on Transparency and Anti-Corruption of the World Economic Forum, a member of the International Corporate Governance Network’s Disclosure and Transparency Committee and the regional partner for Africa at the International Center for Corporate Governance in St Gallen, Switzerland. He has consulted to the World Economic Forum, United Nations, International Finance Corporation as well as various large corporations and has worked in 41 countries. Previously he was an associate director with KPMG Forensic, where he was responsible for ethics and integrity services. His qualifications include a PhD in Business Administration, a Masters degree in Philosophy as well as a Masters degree in Business Administration (MBA), all from the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa.