The “3 pieces of advice” series is a collection of brief, 5-minute slots created as a platform for legal professionals to share work and life advice with their peers.

In this latest video, TotallyMoney general counsel Sharon Evans shares her 3 pieces of advice on starting as a sole general counsel in a smaller company with big ambitions: “You need a seat at the right tables”.

About Sharon:

Sharon joined fintech company TotallyMoney in 2015 and became General Counsel in 2016. Sharon is responsible for legal and compliance matters across the TotallyMoney group. Prior to joining TotallyMoney, Sharon specialised in privacy and technology contracts and led the legal function at Expedia Affiliate Network, as well as earlier legal roles at the Guardian and Sony Music. Along with DAC Beachcroft partner Tim Ryan, in 2019 Sharon co-founded the Digital Collective, a group of like-minded senior lawyers who use the forum to discuss law, in-house life and all that goes with it.