Senior Counsel at TE Connectivity | Belgium
TE CONNECTIVITY, LAW DEPARTMENT, (KESSEL-LO, LEUVEN) (February 2006- present)
Work as senior legal counsel in the law department of TE Connectivity (former Tyco Electronics), amultinational company with headquarters in the US. Responsible counsel for the Procurement EMEA Shared Services business and lead counsel for Global Logistics. Experience includes: working closely with internal clients in achieving strategic goals, negotiation, drafting and review of contracts (i.e. procurement, logistics, distribution, agency, supply, purchase, services, consignment, buffer stock, framework, quality and non-disclosure agreements in English, French and Italian language); drafting and review of company policies; coordination with outside counsels; working on litigation and dispute settlements; implementation of and training the business on compliance programs (e.g. United States Foreign Corrupt PracticesAct and Corporate Ethics);
▪ COMMERCIAL LAWYER, ROME – BRUSSELS (March 2005- January 2006)
Work as independent commercial lawyer, commuting between Italy and Belgium, including: drafting opinions; advising and represent clients in Courts; drafting and negotiating of agreements.
▪ EUROPEAN COMMISSION, DG COMPETITION, BRUSSELS (October 2004- February 2005)
Internship experience in the DG for Competition. Full-time work experience with the State Aids Unit, including: enforcement of state aid policy (in particular recovery cases); providing specific input based on my knowledge of the Italian bankruptcy law and procedural rules.
▪ TONUCCI INTERNATIONAL LAW FIRM (IN ALLIANCE WITH MAYER BROWN LLP), ROME (May 2003-August 2004)
Full-time work experience as qualified lawyer with the Commercial Law department, including: drafting and negotiating of agreements (buy-sell, agency, service, supply); drafting opinions; advising and representing clients in court proceedings.
▪ RICHARDS BUTLER INTERNATIONAL LAW FIRM (NOW REEDSMITH), CITY OF LONDON (November 2001- November2002)
Full-time work experience with the Corporate Finance department. Experience includes: Assisting the Marketing Department with sponsorship deals; research, reviewing and drafting of agreements (e.g. international joint-ventures); presentations to investors.