The Directors Roundtable Invites You to Attend a Program
For Boards of Directors and Their Advisors
Thursday, October 29, 2015, 8:30 – 10:45 A.M. (8:00 Registration)
Morgan Lewis Conference Center, One Federal Street, Boston
There is no fee to attend and continental breakfast will be served.
General Counsel are more important than ever in history. Boards of Directors look increasingly to them to enhance financial and business strategy, compliance, and integrity of corporate operations. In recognition of our distinguished Guest of Honor’s personal accomplishments in his career and his leadership in the profession, we are honoring Seth Hoogasian, General Counsel of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. with the leading global honor for General Counsel.
Thermo Fisher Scientific serves the scientific community by enabling its customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. His address will include issues facing a company at the intersection of law and science, as well as lessons learned from heading the legal function of a global company that has grown from $700 million to $17 billion in revenues during his tenure. The panelists’ additional topics include governance, compliance, enforcement, and M&A. The transcript of this event will be made available worldwide in electronic copy.
GUEST OF HONOR
Seth H. Hoogasian
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
Partner, Ropes & Gray LLP
Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Partner, Wachtell Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
Jack Friedman (Moderator)
Chairman, Directors Roundtable
Introductory Remarks by Rick Williams,
board advisor & Partner of Newport Board Group