Michael Hershman


Michael Hershman is an internationally recognized expert on matters relating to transparency, accountability, governance, litigation and security.

Mr. Hershman founded The Fairfax Group in 1983 and since then has been retained by governments, corporations, non-governmental organizations and international financial institutions to assist on matters relating to transparency and accountability in governance and compliance.

In 1993, along with Peter Eigen, Mr. Hershman co-founded and served on the Board of Directors of Transparency International, the largest independent, not-for-profit coalition promoting transparency and accountability in business, government and civil society. He created the first Chapter of Transparency International in the United States and serves on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the Washington, D.C. based Coalition for Integrity