General Counsel of the Year

Principal Partner

I'M A FINALIST

Teresa Allan

Vice President | General Counsel and Ethics & Compliance Officer

In-house

General counsel/head of legal

1995

King’s College London
Oxford Institute of Legal Studies

Commercial, corporate, intellectual property, technology, media and telecommunications

LLB degree.
Post-graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (Oxford Institute of Legal Practice)

Law Society of NSW

Member of: Society for Corporate Compliance and Ethics; Association of Corporate Counsel; In-house Counsel Women’s Network

Winning the Capgemini Inspirational Leader award – evidence of the wider impact I have had in the business, beyond being purely “the legal expert”.

It’s all about balance and perspective… and remember to keep smiling (even if it’s through gritted teeth).

CSR activities approx 1-2 hours per week (leading the Capgemini global legal community CSR initiatives and participating in local initiatives).