Speaker interview: Dr Solomon Osagie

Dr Solomon Osagie, Chief Legal Counsel at TSYS International What are the 3 biggest challenges for in-house teams in FS firms today? In no particular order, I suspect that most General Counsel will consider that a constantly evolving regulatory environment poses a challenge. Whether one considers BAU or M&A activity, there are pressures to keep […]

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Speaker interview: Michael Harrats

Michael Harrats, Senior Counsel, Legal & General Investment Management What are the 3 biggest challenges for in-house teams in FS firms today? A. Costs! Every non-revenue generating department is under cost pressure at the moment. Demonstrating value as a business partner is the cornerstone of the role of any in-house legal team. B. Technology/disruption. These […]

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Speaker interview: Dean Nash

Dean Nash, Head of Legal & Compliance, Monzo Bank What are the 3 biggest challenges for in-house teams in FS firms today? From my perspective it is first the speed of technological change in financial services; this means legal teams needing to know how the technology works, speak the language of their stakeholders (increasingly more […]

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Speaker interview: Victor Dorado

Victor Dorado, Head of Legal, Santander What are the 3 biggest challenges for in-house teams in FS firms today? Although it is quite difficult to highlight only 3 challenges, I believe in-house teams have to work quite hard on: (i) providing proper legal support on the business transformation of financial entities, (ii) thinking globally when […]

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