Why They Do It? Inside the Mind of the White-Collar Criminal

Speaker: Eugene Soltes

When: Thursday, January 16, 2020

Time: 7:30-10:30AM

Where: Fairmont Hotel


Headlines are full of well-known executives indicted for white-collar crimes. Perplexed as to what drives successful, wealthy people to risk it all, Harvard Business School professor Eugene Soltes took a journey deep into the minds of white-collar criminals. It turns out most of these executives are not reckless or driven by excessive greed, but make decisions the way we all do – on the basis of their intuitions and gut feelings. The trouble is, these gut feelings are often poorly suited for the modern business world. Book will be provided.