Local lawyer, Duncan Card, Managing Principal of Bennett Jones (Bermuda) Ltd., will speak on a panel on cyber risks and security at the 20th Annual Conference of the Association of Trade & Forfaiting in the Americas (ATFA). Also participating on that panel will be: Noel Pearman, Senior Vice President and Cyber Product Lead, XL Catlin; and, Giles Harlow, Vice President, Aon (Bermuda) Ltd. The event will be held from April 26-28, 2017 at the Hamilton Princess Hotel in Bermuda.
The panel will focus on cyber risks, breaches and how organizations should respond when incidents occur. Duncan will provide his comments and insights related to corporate governance, compliance and risk management best practices to address cybersecurity risk, as a subset of overall IT and data security risk. Duncan has significant Board of Director experience and is co-head of Bennett Jones' global technology practice and is widely regarded as a world leading technology, outsourcing, and infrastructure lawyer.
As part of Bennett Jones' ongoing cybersecurity efforts to ensure safe and reliable service to our clients, we are ISO 27001 certified. The work undertaken to achieve and retain this certification gives our firm unique insight into clients’ challenges in minimizing exposure and maintaining compliance in this increasingly complex and threatening area.
ATFA is a leading non-profit organization of trade finance professionals that promotes informational exchange regarding the best practices of global trade finance in the Americas. ATFA has over 100 members comprising banks, hedge funds, insurance companies, law firms and various corporations actively involved in trade finance.
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About Bennett Jones (Bermuda) Ltd.The law firm of Bennett Jones (Bermuda) Ltd. was established in Bermuda in 2014, and has provided legal leadership in many recent Bermuda transactions, including the Government of Bermuda's successful 35th America's Cup venue bid, the sale of Bermuda Telephone to Digicel Bermuda, and all commercial aspects of the recently finalized L.F. Wade International Airport P3 re-development project. Bennett Jones (Bermuda) Ltd. is associated with Bennett Jones LLP, one of Canada's premier business and specialized commercial transaction law firms with over 380 lawyers across nine global offices.
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