Marlize Eckert is the Compliance Officer at GCO (Global Conference Organisers) B.V. based in The Netherlands. GCO is a professional meetings and events organiser within the life sciences industry, successfully operating with a global footprint for over 25 years.
Marlize manages the Compliance department focusing on pharmaceutical compliance requirements and mandatory reports related to meetings and events within the Pharma industry such as Open Payments and EFPIA Disclosure reports.
Marlize has previously held an office manager and compliance related position at Samsung Corporation, a sales related position at Xerox Corporation and a project coordinator position at a non-profit organization travelling worldwide promoting education by supplying vital literature resources, encouraging cross-cultural understanding, training young people and providing needed relief.
Marlize earned a bachelor degree in business administration from the Pontifical Catholic University in Brazil, has a Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certification (HMCC) and a European Healthcare Compliance Certification (HCCP) by Seton Hall Law University.