Association of Corporate Counsel Appoints Afshan Akhtar as Board Member and Bahrain Representative
May 28 14
Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) said its general counsel Afshan Akhtar has been appointed as board member and Bahrain representative of the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), Middle East.
Association of Corporate Counsel Announces Executive Appointments
Oct 28 13
Association of Corporate Counsel announced new officers and members to the ACC 2014 Board of Directors. The new leaders were appointed immediately following the installment of new board Chairman, David Allgood, executive vice president and general counsel for Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), during the 2013 ACC Annual Meeting in Los Angeles. The 2014 officers are as follows: John Page, vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, Golden State Foods Corp. (vice-chair). Sabine A. Chalmers, chief legal and communications officer, Anheuser-Busch InBev (treasurer). William B. Sailer, Senior Vice President, Legal Counsel, QUALCOMM Incorporated (secretary) and Thomas Sabatino, Jr., executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary for Walgreen Co. (immediate past chair). Additionally, new directors, serving a three-year term, include: Alan K. Tse, executive vice president and general counsel for Churchill Downs Incorporated(member). Daniel R. Harper, associate general counsel for Canon Solutions America Inc.(member). Kirsten J. Hewitt, senior vice president corporate affairs, general counsel and corporate secretary for Whirlpool Corporation(member). Leslie M. Turner, senior vice president, general counsel and secretary for The Hershey Company (member) and Susan L. Blount, senior vice president and general counsel for Prudential Insurance Company of America(member).
The Association of Corporate Counsel Appoints David Allgood as Chair of the Board of Directors
Oct 28 13
The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) announced that David Allgood, executive vice president and general counsel for Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), was appointed chair of the ACC board of directors. Allgood, assumed his new role as Chairman during the 2013 ACC Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, becoming the first Canadian board chair in ACC's more than 30-year history. In addition to his leadership roles with ACC, Allgood is the board of trustees chair at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, co-chair of Pro Bono Law Ontario and immediate past chair of the dean's advisory committee for Queen's University Law School.