The Due Diligence Virtual Roundtable

An exclusive online discussion for senior executives responsible for legal operations & procurement in the United Kingdom

Hosted by Kira Systems, The Due Diligence Virtual Roundtable offered an intimate online forum for executive leaders responsible for the legal operations & procurement of selected companies in the United Kingdom.

Our discussions are designed to be very inclusive and interactive, ensuring to leverage the wealth of experience from your senior peers.

Due Diligence: From Outsourcing to In-house

Businesses in Europe are having to increasingly rely on outsourcing to respond to new market demands. This, however, does not mean the end for in-house solutions.

Organisations can now improve cost management by delegating minor exercises to automation, allowing workers more time to focus on tasks that require creativity and brainwork while bringing management tasks such as due diligence back in-house.

It seems that balancing outsourced and in-house solutions has become the preferred strategy of businesses worldwide. 

  • What drastic changes have businesses experienced over the past year?
  • How urgent will the need for cost reduction and improved efficiency be in next six months?
  • How can a combined strategy of outsourced and in-house solutions be an answer to current business requirements?

2:50 pm: Guests to check-in online
3:00 pm: Welcome by The Ortus Club
3:10 pm: Introduction of participants
3:20 pm Short address from Kira Systems
3:30 pm: Discussion instigated by the moderator and continued by the group
4:15 pm: End of session

Kira Systems is a powerful, award-winning software that excels at searching and analyzing contract text. Kira offers pre-built, machine learning models covering due diligence, general commercial, corporate organization, real estate and compliance. Using Kira Quick Study, anyone can train additional models that can accurately identify virtually any desired clause. Kira can be deployed on virtual data rooms and other large repositories of contracts, creating summary analyses within minutes.

Customers, who include some of the world’s largest corporations and professional services firms, have trusted Kira on hundreds of billions of dollars of transactions to date. They also deploy Kira for knowledge management, contract search, analytics, and other use cases where visibility into contract provisions is critical.

Tuesday, 10th of November, 2020

3:00 PM GMT

Attended by:

Head of Derivatives Advisory at NatWest Markets
Head of Services Procurement at London Stock Exchange Group
Director  at WorkFutures
Director and Lead Counsel at Deutsche Telekom
Director of Legal & Corporate Affairs at Molson Coors
Director of Programme & Legal Transformation at Barclay’s
VP of Legal Affairs at Inmarsat
VP and General Counsel  at Capgemini
Sr. Lead Corporate Counsel at Reckitt Benckiser
Sr. Legal Counsel at Dixons Carphone
Sr. Legal Counsel at Molson Coors
Sr. Legal Counsel at Investec
Sr. IP Counsel at BT
General Counsel & Company Secretary at PZ Cussons
Group General Counsel at EG Group
Deputy General Counsel at Royal London

Hosted by:

JamieThe Legal Leaders’ Roundtable