FSMA - You need a private dedicated whistleblowing channel


The recent developments at the EU Commission and the FSMA force companies in Belgium to consider implementing a private dedicated whistleblowing channel, accept anonymous disclosures, protect whistleblowers, and follow pre-described procedures. This to complement the whistleblower tools recently set up by European and Belgian authorities.


  • When must companies be ready?
  • How can whistleblowing procedures be implemented in a cost-effective manner?
  • How to protect whistleblowers?
  • What other quality standards apply to whistleblowing procedures?
  • How to deal with accessibility, confidentiality, anonymous disclosures, interactive hotlines, language, security, labour law, privacy and GDPR?


Evert-Jan Lammers, Partner Ebben Partners

Sonny Luypaert, Chair ACFE Belgium, Partner Ebben Partners

Michael Olislaegers, Partner Awerian

Dylan Casaer, Partner Awerian

More info

Contact Anja De Clercq: anja.declercq@voka.be or 0477 72 74 17.