Mason Pan is a Director at FRA based in Washington, DC. Mason delivers analytics-led solutions to global corporations and law firms to help them respond to business critical events by identifying, quantifying and mitigating risks. He specializes in cross-border and multi-jurisdictional investigations and compliance matters.
Mason helps his clients assess allegations of misconduct and respond to regulatory investigations (e.g., Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), money laundering, price fixing) by applying data analytics to narrow the investigative focus, map relationships between disparate systems and identify data patterns and irregularities to derive conclusions based on electronic evidence. He also provides risk assessment, litigation and disputes consulting services and has extensive experience with compliance monitorships post government settlement.
On the proactive side, Mason helps enterprises design and implement analytics-led compliance monitoring and anti-fraud/bribery/corruption solutions to enable enterprises to continuously detect, understand and manage their risks while complying with new regulations and enforcement activity.
Mason has over a decade of experience in data analytics, eDiscovery and custom application development services. He has worked in industries including financial services, manufacturing, mining, oil and gas, pharmaceutical, transportation, and software/high-tech. He has travelled extensively and worked for clients in the North and South Americas, Africa, Europe and APAC.
Mason’s work and thought leadership has been published in compliance & ethics journals, accounting magazines and technology websites. He is also a frequent speaker at technology and legal professional conferences. Mason graduated from Northwestern University with dual Bachelor of Science degrees in Industrial Engineering and Economics.
He is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese and has a basic knowledge of French.