Dr. David O'Regan is a writer on institutional governance, corruption and related topics.
David was born in the United Kingdom. He earned his bachelor’s degree and doctorate from the University of Liverpool, and he is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He currently holds the post of Auditor General in the Pan American Health Organization, based in Washington D.C.
Initially specializing in auditing and accounting, he now writes on matters of public interest for a wider audience. This website contains details of his published work and news updates (including any forthcoming publications).
The Next Generation Indie Book Awards (NGIBA) 2021 has honored David’s most recent book, The Paradox of the Good Bribe: A Discussion Defining and Protecting the Public Interest (Universal Publishers, 2020). The book was a finalist in the NGIBA’s Education/Academic category. Close, but no cigar! David is honored to have made the NGIBA shortlist.
A poem by David titled “Desert Steampunk” has been included in the poetry anthology ‘Breath of Love” (ed. Ruchi Acharya, Wingless Dreamer, 2021), at p.74. Available in hard copy and e-book formats from Amazon.com and Amazon UK.
In December 2021 David obtained his doctoral degree from the University of Liverpool. The award was an earned higher doctorate - the Doctor of Letters (Litterarum Doctor, LittD).