General Counsel Roundtable Zürich

Hotel Sonne Küsnacht am Zürichsee
11 – 12 November 2021

ECLA General Counsel Roundtable – ESG

 

The General Counsel Roundtable is an invitation only event for general counsel all across Europe, hosted by the European Company Lawyers Association (ECLA). The event will bring together a limited number of general counsel and decision makers from legal departments to discuss in depth current challenges and latest developments in antitrust and competition law.  The event is planned as a half-day exclusive meeting that includes open dialogue during a fireside chat on the eve of the roundtable. General counsel are invited to the event and do only have to organize and pay for their travel arrangements.

Topic of Discussion:

Environmental, Social, and Governance

When:

11 November 18:00 through 12 November 14:00

Where:

Hotel Sonne Küsnacht am Zürichsee

Seestrasse 120,
8700 Küsnacht, Switzerland

Agenda

11 November 2021:

18:00 Welcome Reception at Hotel Sonne

 

18:45 Welcome Speech, Jonathan Marsh, President ECLA, International General Counsel, TotalEnergies

 

19:15 Dinner

 

20:30 Evening Keynote

 

21:15 Dinner

 

21:45 Discussions, networking and drinks

12 November 2021:

09:00 Welcome of participants: Jonathan Marsh, President ECLA, International General Counsel, TotalEnergies

 

09:05 The changing legal landscape and risks due to climate-related initiatives, Munir Hassan (Energy & Climate Change)

 

09:40 Net zero commitment – A finance revolution/revolutionising finance, Laura Houët & Marc-Etienne Sébire (Banking & Finance)

 

10:15 How ESG impacts corporate transactions, Stefan Brunnschweiller & Louise Wallace

 

10:50 Coffee Break

 

11:15 A new tax world order – a changing landscape focused in transparency and responsibility, Maria Figueiredo & Dr. Björn Demuth

 

11:50 Q&A and Open Discussion

 

13:30 Lunch

 

14:00 Closing Remarks

Speakers

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Jonathan Marsh

Vice President, International General Counsel
TotalEnergies

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Munir Hassan

Partner, Head of the CMS Energy & Climate Change Group
CMS

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Laura Houët

Partner
CMS

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Maria Figueiredo

Of Counsel
CMS

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Dr. Björn Demuth

Partner
CMS

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Marc-Etienne Sébire

Partner, Head of Capital Markets
CMS

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Louise Wallace
Partner
Global Head of the CMS Corporate/M&A Group

Stefan-Brunnschweiler-Lawyer-CMS-Zurich

Stefan Brunnschweiler
Managing Partner CMS Switzerland
Global Co-Head of the CMS Corporate/M&A Group

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COVID-19 measures and ordinances

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