The Chief Executive of the European Investment Fund explains how the mechanisms of the EIF support the funding of innovation and shares his views on the aftermath of the pandemic.
The Managing Director of Merck France discusses the importance of medical innovation in light of the pandemic.
The General Counsel of the Pasteur Institute discusses the part the institute played in combating Covid-19 and the need to defend the reputation of scientists in the age of fake ne
The Legal Director of GSK talks to us about the influential lawyering he has done in his career, what he looks for in external legal counsel and what GSK is doing to mitigate the e
The Principal Corporate Counsel of Microsoft talks about the growing sophistication of cybercrime, cybersecurity regulation in Latin America, and what she looks for when hiring ext
The IP Director of Groupe PSA discusses the innovations that made it possible for the company to reclaim the top spot in France’s National Institute of Intellectual Property (INPI)
The Legal Manager of Indra discusses the company’s growth into Lusophone Africa, what he learned from one particular cross-border dispute, and what he values in external counsel.
The manager of Xiaomi's France business walks us through how the Chinese smartphone company has taken Europe by storm. Hint: it isn't just a combination of cutting-edge technology
The CEO of Havfram – the Norwegian subsea and offshore wind contractor formerly known as Ocean Installer – discusses the energy transition, the skills needed to become an offshore
2020-’21 has proven to be a crucial juncture for healthcare, life sciences and patents. Legance IP partner Monica Riva and associate Francesco Chierichetti walk us through some of
Niubox, a Peruvian tech and innovation firm, has announced its incorporation as a digital ally of global payments company Mastercard, to provide legal-digital services for entrepre
We profile the eccentric new CEO of Warner-Discovery.
The two behemoth banks have elevated four senior executives – two of them women – that now have a shot at the top spot.
Two years on from the fire that almost consumed Paris’ Notre-Dame Cathedral, Leaders League spoke to Jean-Louis Georgelin, the man tasked with orchestrating its restoration.
At NGE, resilience is not just an obscure ideal to pay lip-service to. It is reflected in figures that belie the prevailing economic gloom.
In France, fashion and fighting Covid go hand-in-hand. Chargeurs is thriving by making masks that shield the wearer from Covid, and disapproving looks from the chic citizenry.
The new advisory board member at C&S Partners discusses Russia’s energy troubles and the problems with the current energy transition discourse.
The ability of a legal document to persuade depends essentially on the strength of the arguments set forth in the text. This exposition must be clear, simple and brief so as to avo
Brussels intends to introduce new legislative powers that would allow it to block takeovers of EU companies or public procurement bids funded through state aid from non-EU nations.
Dianne DeSevo, Global Head of HR for Engine Group, urges leaders to focus on coaching as a form of management.
Since taking charge of Gecina in 2017, the transformation of the Paris-based real estate company has continued apace.
Ilham Kadri, a Moroccan with an extraordinary career and an iron will, has earned a reputation to match her ambition.
One of the most fearless financial minds of our time, Virginie Morgon’s results speak for themselves.
The chief operating officer of Facebook is much more than just Mark Zuckerberg’s right-hand woman.
CEO of French energy giant Engie since January, Catherine MacGregor hopes to lead the company into a brighter ─ and greener ─ future.
Head of Allen & Overy’s employment practice in Spain, Silvia Bauza has had an extremely busy year. She walks us through the government’s measures to protect employees, outlines
The cofounder of venture capital firm Daphni is back with her latest investment vehicle, 2050, which as the name suggests has its eyes on the long term.
After betting big on Tesla and winning, the founder of Ark Invest is the new darling of Wall Street.
Gender equality policies allow women to more easily reach the top. For proof, you need only look at the Nordic and Baltic nations.
The evaluation process for the various EU member-states’ national recovery plans is underway in Brussels.