Third Party Due Diligence

If you are a business owner, there is a high chance you’re dependent on third parties to run your business. Conducting a background check on third parties is known as Third-Party Due Diligence. Nowadays, it is extremely necessary to find out about the third parties before getting associated with them. Third-Party Due Diligence should be carried out before signing a contract or commencing the business with the third parties. in addition, continuous third party monitoring is also very vital to keep up with the ever-changing business risks. Due Diligence also helps in understanding & reducing the risks associated with the Third Parties.

Why Third-Party Due Diligence Is Important?

  • Getting associated with a wrong Third Party can result in reputational damage & financial damage. Hence it is very necessary to perform proper due diligence before getting associated with any Third Party.
  • Conducting proper Due Diligence can help you understand your third party better to know which third parties are trustworthy & credible.
  • Third-party Due Diligence also promotes ethical business and helps avoid dealing with unethical third parties or those involved in illegal practices.


  • Process of Third-Party Due Diligence

  • List all the current and potential Third Parties you are dealing with.
  • Outline the risks and gather important information about the third parties
  • Conducting a Risk Assessment
  • Analyse the Data Collected through Risk Assessment
  • Start the Due Diligence Audit Process
  • Review the Due Diligence Process Regularly
  • How Riskpro India Can Help You?

    Associating with a wrong third party can seriously affect your credibility. Riskpro India offers Third-Party Due Diligence Services and helps you identify and mitigate the risks.

    Conducting a Risk Assessment- We can conduct a risk assessment and categorize third parties into Low, High, and Risk rating while also gathering basic information on the third parties and creating an inventory.

    Monitor Performance- Riskpro can help create and implement a process to monitor the third party’s performance on a continuous/ regular basis.

    Policies And Procedures- Riskpro can help create a well-defined framework that includes policies that clearly outline the company’s policy for third-party due diligence, processes for vendor onboarding, and monitoring vendor performance.

    Staff Training- Training can be provided to employees so that they are well aware regarding Third-Party Due Diligence in terms of what to check, any specific points to cross verify, and raising concerns on a timely basis to highlight any discrepancies before the third party is finalized and an agreement is signed.

    To know more, mail us at info@riskpro.in