Global Payroll - Compliance without Complexity

Earn up to 1 RCH, 0.10 CEUs, or 1 CPE for attending this course

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Having trouble overcoming the challenges posed by global payroll?

Join our payroll experts in this Global Payroll Management Institute (GPMI) hosted webinar as they help you navigate the two major compliance challenges in global payroll: accuracy and complexity.

Earn up to 1 RCH, 0.10 CEUs, or 1 CPE for attending this course


  • Global trends impacting payroll
  • Business expansion into foreign countries
  • Technology and process: Tools to help you keep it together
  • Taxes, social security, and pension calculations
  • Lessons from the frontline: real world examples of Payroll complexities
  • Building your global compliance checklist
  • Spotlight: Countries that are most complex from a Payroll and HR perspective


Ragu Bhargava

Co-Founder & CEO, Global Upside

Ragu is an experienced financial executive, award-winning entrepreneur, and leader. He helps Clients successfully navigate some of world’s trickiest business environments. In his previous roles, Ragu has served as CFO at ActivIdentity (NASDAQ:ACTI) and held leadership positions in several companies including Deloitte and NetIQ (NASDAQ: NTIQ), where he helped the company grow from $20 million to over $300 million in revenue.

Michael McLaughlin

Director of Payroll, JUUL Labs

Michael has been managing payroll for companies of all sizes in the public and private sectors for more than 30 years. He has managed payroll in over 40 countries and has been responsible for ensuring monthly payroll is processed for up to 32,000 employees. He has worked at Cisco Systems, the Federal Reserve, and numerous start-ups. Currently, he works as the Director of Payroll at Juul Labs, a multi-national company with an annual revenue exceeding $2 billion.

Nathan North

Director of Global Payroll, Global Upside

Nathan has over 20 years of payroll experience across a variety of industries in the private, VC-funded, and non-profit sectors. He possesses expertise in the development and implementation of compliant, cost-saving, quality-driven payroll processes. Currently, he manages payroll for Global Upside, overseeing payroll processing for 5000+ Client employees across 45 countries.