International law firm strategy adviser Chris Bull speaks at VQ Forum


On 4 October 2011 VQ Knowledge and Strategy Forum 2011 will take place at the Grand Hôtel in Stockholm, Sweden, with internationally leading speakers, such as Professor Richard Susskind, Anne Ramberg, Rob Ameerun and Christer Danielsson. Now we are delighted to announce that the distinguished speaker panel will be joined by another influential and well-reputable leading practitioner and pioneer - Chris Bull at Edge International.

Chris Bull has been a leading practitioner and pioneer in the field of professional law firm management for over 15 years. His work with clients focuses on assisting the swift, successful execution of strategy and particularly on operational and financial performance and the implementation of new business models. His appointment as Chief Executive of top 30 UK firm Osborne Clarke in 2000 was in the first wave of external senior executive appointments in the market. In his global leadership role at outsourcing firm Integreon, he achieved a legal market leading position in just a few years and personally directed two of the legal world's most substantial and innovative outsourcing deals to date. The outsourced legal library and information service that he designed and which launched in the UK in 2009 is now used by 10 of the UK's leading firms.

Chris Bull is a highly regarded industry expert on operational and financial management and the application of technology to professional firms, regularly speaking at conferences in Europe and the US. He is a regular speaker at the UK's major legal Knowledge Management events and has been guest tutor at Nottingham Law School's MBA programme and an active member of the advisory boards for the Managing Partner's Forum, Legal Week's Strategic Technology Forum and FDLegal magazine.

At VQ Forum Chris Bull will share his insights on Knowledge Management and outsourcing from a management perspective. VQ Forum covers topics of interest for leadership, strategy, innovation and technology for the legal and professional services market. Some of the other speakers are the guru of legal technology and visionary predictions for the future of legal profession Professor Richard Susskind, the Secretary General of the Swedish Bar Assocation Anne Ramberg, the CEO of Setterwalls Joakim Edoff, the Executive Partner of Delphi Stefan Erhag and the founder of Legal IT Professionals Rob Ameerun. For further information about the speakers, please see the VQ Forum Speaker ListThe event will be moderated by the Swedish arbitration profile Christer Danielsson, partner of niche firm Danielsson & Englund.

For further information about the VQ Forum and to register for the event, please see the VQ Knowledge and Strategy Forum event page.

More information about Chris Bull and Edge International.

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