Unlocking the Secrets of International Board Opportunities

Unlocking the Secrets of International Board Opportunities

This invite-only program, which will bring together CEOs, board directors, search firm executives, general counsel, top law firm leaders, and aspiring board directors as we pull back the veil of mystery around international corporate board service. Email Shawn Kaminski if your firm or company would like to sponsor DirectWomen and join us for this exciting event, which will be held on June 6, 2024.

Breaking into the Corporate Boardroom: The Pathways and the Processes

Featured Panelists:

Gabriele Apfelbacher, Director, Kroll Bond Rating Agency Europe Limited and Nomura Financial Products Europe GmbH

M. Tamara Box, Director, Hanover Group Co., Interpath Ltd, and Reed Smith LLP

Marie Oh Huber, Director, Portland General Electric; Former Director, Adevinta ASA

(moderator) Hillary A. Sale, Director, Cboe U.S. Securities Exchanges, CFE and Cboe SEF; Advisory Board Member, Foundation Press

The Board’s Crisis Management Roles

Featured Panelists:

Suzanne Rich Folsom, Former Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Philip Morris International, Inc.; Director, ECORE International and Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc

Stephanie Glover, Director, Issues and Crisis, and Head of Legal Comms UK, Edelman

Zabrina Jenkins, Executive Advisor to the Office of the CEO and Former Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Starbucks Corporation; Director, Retail Opportunity Investments Corp.

Mary O’Connor, Executive Chair, Howden Capital Advisory and Placement; Director, Carne Group

(moderator) Teresa M. Sebastian, President and CEO, The Dominion Asset Group; Director, The AES Corporation, Assemble Sound LLC, Kaiser Aluminum Corporation, and Peckham Industries

Closing Remarks

Sarah Morgenthau, Special Representative, Office of Commercial and Business Affairs, U.S. Department of State