Introducing ITGP’s author of the month: Alan Field

Our author of the month series brings you exclusive features, interviews and blog posts from our authors, along with discounts on their ITGP publications.

Our author of the month for December is Alan Field.

Alan is the author of ISO 37001 – An Introduction to Anti-Bribery Management Systems and the ISO 37001:2016 ABMS Documentation Toolkit.

Alan Field

Alan Field


Alan Field is a business writer and editor, and the managing director of Highdown Management Services Ltd. A specialist in quality and integrated management systems, he has particular expertise in auditing and assessing anti-bribery management systems (ABMS) and counter-fraud systems, and has worked in the legal, financial, property services and project management sectors.

Alan is also a member of BSI committee RM/1, which decides upon the UK’s representations to ISO on proposed revisions to the ISO 31000 (risk management) standard.

Alan is a Chartered Quality Professional, an IRCA-registered Lead Auditor and member of The Society of Authors.

Save 20% on Alan's ITGP books during November

ISO 37001 – An Introduction to Anti-Bribery Management Systems

This book gives an overview of how to implement an ABMS that meets the requirements of ISO 37001, from the initial gap analysis through to due diligence management.

It provides helpful guidance on the importance of clearly defining policies; logging gifts and hospitality in auditable records; ensuring a consistent approach across the organisation; controls for contractors; facilitation payments; and charitable and political donations.

Order now for the special price of £7.96.


ISO 37001:2016 ABMS Documentation Toolkit

This downloadable toolkit provides the policies, procedures and control documentation necessary for organisations to demonstrate their commitment to combating bribery. It will help your organisation to roll out an ABMS in a fraction of the time and at a fraction of the cost of building your own from scratch.

Order now for the special price of £236 (excl. VAT).