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Eyeing the Boardroom? Directors Tell All – Tuesday, April 12, 2016 in Silicon Valley
Make Progress on that Board of Directors Ask!

Many of you come to A2V with an ask for your first public or private board seat. I’m pleased to share with you an invitation to learn more about securing that seat through my law firm, Latham & Watkins LLP. On April 12, 2016, our Silicon Valley Office will host:

Eyeing the Boardroom? Directors Tell All!

The Program is a great opportunity to network with current board members and learn more about getting that first board position. More information is below. Please contact Taylor Engelson ( or 213-891-8367) for more information and to register.

Latham & Watkins’ Women Enriching Business (WEB) invites you to join us for lunch followed by a panel discussion with directors who will share their insider perspectives of the corporate boardroom, how they got there, and recommendations for those who want to position themselves for the boardroom.

Topics Include:
Business rationale for diversity in the boardroom and the impact of diverse voices
Necessity for increasing the pipeline of female directors
Filling a board seat – qualifications and characteristics companies look for in board candidates, and the search process
Preparation for the boardroom and what to expect

Amal Johnson, Director, Mellanox Technologies, Intuitive Surgical, CalAmp
Jody Lindell, Director, The Cooper Companies, First Republic Bank, PDL BioPharma
Paula Reynolds, Director, BAE Systems, BP, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Siluria Technologies, TransCanada Corporation
Christos Richards, Partner, Catalyst Advisors and Director, Coherus BioSciences

Moderated by: Kathleen Wells, Partner at Latham & Watkins LLP

Please contact Taylor Engelson ( or 213-891-8367) for more information and to register.