Alaco was recently a keynote speaker at the Africa Financial Services Investment Conference. Representatives of some 40 African companies from 17 countries came to the event, held over two days in Brighton, UK. more >
Companies that find themselves the victim of internal fraud need to act swiftly in appointing the right advisors – including corporate investigators – and put in place a tightly targeted plan to deal with the situation, according to experts at a breakfast briefing at Addleshaw Goddard’s London headquarters. more >
Alaco has just participated in the General Counsel Strategy Summit 2013 in Lisbon, organised by The Lawyer. Directors Oliver Gorton and Ambrose Carey co-chaired four sessions of Round Table discussion groups looking at the Bribery Act’s effect on compliance programmes.
Alaco sponsored the opening reception at the Legal Business Awards 2013 at Grosvenor House, London. The awards recognised outstanding work from across the legal profession by leading practitioners in law firms, in-house counsel and chambers.
Alaco directors Oliver Gorton and Adrian Stones report on their experiences of conducting due diligence in sub-Saharan Africa in an article first published in 2007 in the International Financing Review. more >