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Dr. Nitish Singh 

66dfaa628127fd29f485b892e19bb9b5Dr. Singh (PhD/MBA/MA) is the founder and President of IntegTree LLC and also serves as Associate Professor and Director Innovations School of Business, St Louis University. He is deeply involved in spearheading ethics, compliance and sustainability education and business outreach. He developed and taught one of the first university Certification programs in Ethics and Compliance Management.  The program is taken by executives from companies such as AT&T, Boeing, British Sky Broadcasting, Bunge, Dunken Brands, Emirates National Oil, Johnson Controls, Monsanto, Northern Trust, Novartis, Suncor, Verisign,  Wells Fargo, Weatherford, and many more. Dr. Singh has also developed one of the first and most comprehensive certification training programs in Sustainability Reporting and was instrumental in organizing Global Reporting Initiative’s first North American Sustainability reporting conference.He holds a Ph.D. in Marketing and International Business from St. Louis University and MBA and MA from Universities in India and the UK.  His educational efforts have been supported by the US Department of Education, Adobe, AT&T, CSU, Emerson, Google, HP, IBM, LMI, Microsoft, Nestle Purina, Qatar Foundation and other companies. He has published three books and 50 peer reviewed papers in several top journals. ​


Thomas J. Bussen, J.D., MBA


Thomas J. Bussen (JD/MBA/Certified in Ethics and Compliance) is the co-founder and Vice President of IntegTree LLC and is Adjunct Faculty at Saint Louis University’s John Cook School of Business.  He has honed his skills working as a trial lawyer for an AV Rated law firm and in the legal department of Solae, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of DuPont.  As Co-Instructor for Saint Louis University’s Certificate in Compliance and Ethics Management, Tom provides learning assistance to lawyers and executives from some of the biggest companies across the world. He also served as the instructor for an MBA level class entitled Reclaiming the Human Experience: Prison Experience & White Collar Crime. Tom earned his J.D. and MBA, graduating near the top of his class and with Academic Excellence Awards. Look for Tom’s forthcoming book, co-authored with Dr. Nitish Singh, Compliance Management: A How to Guide for Executives, Lawyers and Other Compliance Professionals.