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Ingrid Silver

Ingrid Silver

General Counsel, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)

Panel | General Counsel Strategic Outlook

In the dynamic landscape of legal affairs, the role of General Counsel (GC) has evolved into a multifaceted position that demands strategic foresight and strong leadership. This panel session aims to delve into the evolving nature of the GC role, exploring the speakers’ leadership journeys, the current outlook, and the diverse skill sets required to excel in in-house legal teams. Through insightful discussions and shared experiences, panellists will offer perspectives on navigating the complexities of legal environments, fostering effective leadership strategies, and cultivating teams to drive innovation and success in the realm of corporate legal counsel. Join us as we explore the future of GC leadership and the path forward in shaping the in-house legal function.

About Ingrid

Ingrid Silver is an international senior media industry executive with over 25 years’ experience, including 15 years as a partner in top tier global law firms. Consistently ranked in legal directories since 2007 as a digital media expert, she has a strong track record of collaborating with a wide range of stakeholders, delivering strategic advice and building and leading successful teams.

Prior to joining the ABC, she advised clients ranging from blue-chip corporate to early stage innovators and disruptors including broadcasters, streamers, studios, production companies, social media platforms, advertisers, talent, sports rights owners and distributors and tech companies active in the entertainment ecosystem.

Ingrid returned to Australia and joined the ABC as General Counsel in September 2021.