Charles Paré

Chief Integrity Officer, Head Of Legal & Compliance at World Economic Forum

Charles Paré has an extensive work experience in various compliance and ethics roles. Charles currently holds the position of Chief Integrity Officer, Head of Legal & Compliance at the World Economic Forum. In this role, they are responsible for shaping global agendas and ensuring integrity within the organization. Previously, Charles served as the Chief Compliance Officer, SVP at CEVA Logistics, overseeing compliance legal obligations across 170 countries. Charles has also held roles at Unisys, Philip Morris International, Caddie SA, Deloitte, Mazars, and CEA (Anstalt), where they gained valuable experience in compliance, risk management, and audit. Throughout their career, Charles has successfully led cultural and ethical transformation initiatives, built high-performance teams, and implemented compliance programs on a global scale.

Charles Paré's education history is as follows:

- Charles is currently pursuing a Master of Laws (LLM) in Compliance - Cross Cultural Business Practice at Université de Fribourg - Universität Freiburg, starting in 2020.

- Charles has a Master's degree in Business/Management, Accounting, and Commercial Law (DESCF) from Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers.

- Charles also holds a Master's degree in Accounting and Finance (MSTCF) with a major in IAS/IFRS from Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers.

- Charles has a Bachelor's degree (DECF) from Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, specializing in Corporate Law, Commercial Law, Tax Law, Labour Law, Finance, and Accounting.

- Additionally, they attended The University of Freiburg and studied Applied Mathematics, although no specific degree was mentioned.

In terms of additional certifications, Charles has obtained the following:

- Charles completed the "Prescription Drug Regulation, Cost, and Access: Current Controversies in Context" course by HarvardX - An Online Learning Initiative by Harvard University through edX in June 2020.

- Charles has completed the "Drug Development" course offered on Coursera in May 2020.

- Charles has also completed the "Drug Discovery" course on Coursera in May 2020.

- Charles has obtained a Thorough Knowledge US GAAP Accreditation (3rd, final level) from Deloitte France in an undisclosed year.

- Charles has also acquired the qualification of Expert Comptable Mémorialiste (French CPA training pre-exam) from Conseil supérieur de l'ordre des experts-comptables in an undisclosed year as well.



  • Chief Integrity Officer, Head Of Legal & Compliance

    November, 2022 - present

  • Chief Integrity Officer Head Of Compliance

    September, 2022