Roundtable D: What is the value of a GC and why does a GC need to sit on the board?


If you don’t ask, you don’t get: is it really that simple? This session looks at how the GC can become a senior leadership team member or have a presence at board level?
• What do you as a GC bring to the C-suite table?
• What challenges do you have to overcome? • How do you get rid of the perception that you are just a cost centre?
• There’s a still a bit of a misconception that lawyers are not focused on growth and expansion. How do you take on the mentality of a high growth business and pivot yourself into that?
• A discussion of the role of the GC and how to demonstrate or showcase your value