Appointments Monthly archive

May 26, 2021
KeyCorp recruits new general counsel
NYSE-listed KeyCorp has hired James Waters as general counsel and corporate secretary, effective July 6. Waters joins Cleveland, Ohio-based KeyCorp from his role as general counsel and corporate secretary at Frost Bank and Cullen/Frost Bankers. In that role he has worked on corporate governance and law, director compensation and board relations, strategic business initiatives, leading crisis response teams, proxy statements and risk management, among other things....
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May 24, 2021
Hershey names general counsel
The Hershey Company has promoted James Turoff to become senior vice president, general counsel and secretary. In his new role Turoff heads up the company's global legal, compliance and ethics, government relations, corporate security and corporate secretary teams. He reports to chair and CEO Michele Buck. Turoff had been serving as acting general counsel since Damien Atkins, who had been senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, ...
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May 18, 2021
Marsh McLennan names new general counsel to key business
NYSE-listed Marsh McLennan has appointed Katherine Brennan as general counsel of Marsh, effective June 1. The company operates through four main businesses: Marsh, Guy Carpenter, Mercer and Oliver Wyman. Marsh focuses on data-based risk advisory services and insurance for commercial and consumer clients. Brennan will report to John Doyle, president and CEO of Marsh, and Peter Beshar, executive vice president and general counsel of Marsh McLennan. In her new r...
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May 18, 2021
TriMas names new general counsel
Nasdaq-listed TriMas has appointed Jodi Robin as its general counsel. She reports directly to company president and CEO Thomas Amato. Robin joined TriMas in 2010 as associate general counsel and was appointed deputy general counsel in 2014. During her time with the company, she has worked on a number of commercial transactions, including numerous acquisitions, and has managed its global real estate portfolio and litigation docket. Before joining TriMas, Robin...
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May 17, 2021
GM expands general counsel’s role
General Motors (GM) is expanding the role of Craig Glidden, currently executive vice president and general counsel with the company, to take on responsibility for global public policy. He will become executive vice president for global public policy and general counsel, effective June 1. Glidden joined GM in 2015 as general counsel and, according to the company, he ‘has led a transformation of GM’s global legal operations to support the company’s vision of a f...
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May 10, 2021
LogicBio Therapeutics hires general counsel
Nasdaq-listed LogicBio Therapeutics has hired Andrea Paul as general counsel and corporate secretary. Paul will take up her new position on May 17. She will join LogicBio Therapeutics having most recently been vice president of legal at Akebia Therapeutics. During her time with Akebia, Paul was a key strategic legal adviser on the company’s merger with Keryx Biopharmaceuticals and on the company’s financing and business development transactions. Before wo...
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May 06, 2021
Owens Corning picks next general counsel
Toledo, Ohio-based Owens Corning has appointed Gina Beredo as executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, effective June 9. Beredo will join Owens Corning from Nordson Corporation, which designs and produces dispensing equipment for consumer and industrial adhesives, sealants and coatings. She has spent eight years at Nordson, most recently as executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary. In that role she oversees the comp...
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May 03, 2021
Coca-Cola appoints new general counsel
The Coca-Cola Company has appointed Monica Howard Douglas as senior vice president and general counsel. Douglas has been with the company for 17 years, most recently as chief compliance officer and associate general counsel for the North America operating unit. In her new role, she oversees Coca-Cola’s global legal function and reports to chair and CEO James Quincey. Douglas joined the company in 2004 as senior managing counsel and has held roles such as le...
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