Advisory Board

The Advisory Board for the programme includes some of the most influential thought leaders not only in the role of the general counsel, but also in the legal profession as a whole.

Maria Sanz Perez

Maria Sanz Perez

Summit Co-Chair
Executive Vice President,
Group Legal, Commercial and Governance
AngloGold Ashanti Ltd.
Donny Ching

Donny Ching

Summit Co-Chair
Legal Director,
Royal Dutch Shell plc

Africa

Seye Kosoko
Head, Legal and Company Secretary, Standard Chartered
NIGERIA

Jacques Marnewicke
Head, Legal, Compliance & Forensics, Sanlam Limited
SOUTH AFRICA

Asia

Edith Shih
Executive Director and Company Secretary, CK Hutchison Holdings Limited
HONG KONG

Australia

Andrew Finch
General Counsel and Company Secretary, Qantas Airways Limited
AUSTRALIA

Canada

Regan O'Dea
Vice President, General Counsel, Fortis Inc.
CANADA

Europe

Thomas Laubert
Vice President and Group General Counsel, Daimler AG
GERMANY

Rosemary Martin
Group General Counsel, Vodafone Limited
UNITED KINGDOM

Latin America

Alexandre S. D'Ambrosio
Executive Vice-President, Legal and Corporate Affairs and General Counsel, Banco Santander (Brasil) SA
BRAZIL

Daniel Pérez Umaña
Director Regional Legal / Chief Legal Officer, BAC Credomatic Network
COSTA RICA

Middle East

Paul Werne
Group General Counsel, Etisalat Group
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

United States

John Page
Senior Vice President and Chief Corporate Social Responsibility and Legal Officer, Golden State Foods Corporation
USA

Mary Jones
Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Deere & Company
USA