Foreword: Todd McClay | Foreword

GC spoke with New Zealand’s Minister of Trade, Todd McClay, for his view on the increasing prominence of Asia Pacific globally and the role of trade in regional growth.

Recalibrating the global trade compass | Trade, investment and law

As Asia Pacific continues to provide the engine for growth of the global economy, GC sits down with representatives from the realms of academia, business, law and politics, to unpack competing attempts to unify the region from an economic and regulatory standpoint, as well as the implications of growing geopolitical uncertainty.

Beware the black swan | Crisis management

McKinsey’s crisis response team has helped companies around the world to confront the unimaginable – a major crisis threatening their very future. GC speaks with McKinsey’s crisis response leader, Mihir Mysore, about the unique role in-house legal departments play in times of crisis and distils key coping mechanisms from McKinsey’s practice.

ASEAN Horizon Summit 2017 |

GC magazine, together with Hogan Lovells Lee & Lee hosted the second annual ASEAN Horizon Summit on 20 April 2017, in Singapore. Bringing together general counsel, business leaders and prominent figures from the legal space, the summit explored the challenges and opportunities for businesses operating in South East Asia.