Iberian Lawyer hosts Sustainability webinar

The event, presented by Iberian Lawyer, was held fully online and counted on the participation of partners of important law firms and counsel of international companies

Iberian Lawyer hosted last April 22nd a webinar under the title: “The challenge of sustainability in companies” where counsels, heads of Legal and partners from the sector could discuss their perspectives on sustainability and the initiatives they have taken in their companies to achieve a better future.

The event was presented by LC Publishing Group & Iberian Legal Group managing editor Ilaria Iaquinta, moderated by Iberian Lawyer journalist Michael Heron, thanks to the support of the law firm PLMJ and sponsored by British American Tobacco.

The following speakers, along with the questions provided by the audience, contributed to an engaging dialogue on the challenges they’re facing to raise awareness with their clients and consumers about sustainability:

Bruno Ferreira, managing partner, PLMJ (pictured top centre)
Cristina Hernandez Tielas, Legal counsel, BAT Iberia (pictured bottom left)
John Rigau, vice president and general counsel, PepsiCo Western Europe (pictured top right)
Rita Rendeiro, head of legal, ABANCA (pictured top left)

The conversation focused on how their companies are making sustainability a part of their cores, as well as the strategies they have implemented and the challenges they face in meeting ESG factors. Finally, the speakers concluded that we are living in challenging times in a changing world, where they see an excellent and exciting opportunity to contribute their expertise to ensure a better future.

Desire Vidal