Lying about diplomas, falsifying email: professional ban

1 May 2019
Verdicts Disciplinary Committee
Professional ban

A bank employee was handed a 9 month professional ban from working at a Dutch bank after it was established that he lied about diploma's he claimed to have attained, and falsifying an email to cover up his lies. The bank discovered his transgressions, had him fired and reported him with to the Foundation for Banking Ethics Enforcement. The Disciplinary Commission ruled that the lying and the falsification to cover up the lie constituted a serious breach of the Banker's Oath.