Laura Tricomi is currently the Group Director of Legal Affairs at ISAGRO S.P.A. (Milan). She has 17 years of experience in her career. In her current role, Laura is responsible for all legal aspects of the company and she handles the contractual obligations both nationally and internationally. She also spearheads the environmental and information technology aspects and liaises with external lawyers when in arbitration.
ISAGRO S.P.A. is an Italian Listed Company, operating in research, development, production and the distribution of agropharmaceuticals, selling in 80 countries and with a consolidated revenues of € 153 million.
Laura oversees the legal advice on M&A, commercial agreements and litigation, supporting the top management of the company in drafting and negotiating major international and domestic commercial contracts. Her main goal is to support business acting as an enabler rather than an internal roadblock. Laura’s strength is the ability to solve problems by analyzing them from various perspectives and practical business judgment, finding innovative solutions to maximize revenues and savings, minimize risk and foster long-term business relationships.
As general counsel in Isagro, she was reported by Legal500 into “CG Power List General Counsel Italy” (2018) and into “CG Power List In-House Team Italy” (2017 and 2019). Moreover, she was elected several times as “Inhouse Counsel of the Year for Chemistry, Pharma and Health” in Italy during Inhousecommunity Awards (2019, 2018 and 2016) and as “Rising In-House Counsel” in Italy by Top Legal in 2015.
Laura holds her Doctoral Degree in Civil and Commercial Law from the University of Venice and is a member of The Italian Association of Lawyers and The Association of Corporate Council. Her publications include:
· Legal report on a judgment of the Italian Supreme Court (Corte di Cassazione), entitled “Responsabilità dell’avvocato nello svolgimento dell’attività professionale”, published in “I Contratti” IPSOA, number 11 2011;
· Paper entitled “Pratiche commerciali sleali: due sistemi a confronto”, published in Foro Padano, II, 2010;
· Legal report on two judgments of the Italian Supreme Court (Corte di Cassazione), entitled “Simulazione e opponibilità al fallimento: prova scritta”, published in “I Contratti” IPSOA, number of October 2007;
· Legal report on a judgment of the Court of Appeal of Trento, entitled “Prelazione volontaria e art. 2932 c.c.” published in “I Contratti” IPSOA, number 8-9, August – September 2006.
Moving forward, she would like to move to another company and to grow in her career. She also hopes to network as much as possible with likeminded professionals worldwide.
In her spare time, Laura enjoys traveling internationally, music, movies and the theatre.
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