Laurie V. Gallagher is the Senior Director and Chief Counsel, Compliance, for Saudi Basic Industries Corp. (SABIC).
Appointed to this position in 2009, her responsibilities include developing and directing a comprehensive global compliance and ethics program for SABIC, one of the world’s largest Petrochemical manufacturing businesses, as well as managing Litigation and International Trade. In this role she manages Compliance reporting and setting strategy with the Board Risk and Compliance Committee and the SABIC Executive Committee, as well as SABIC’s external activities in Anti-corruption leadership and sustainable ethics initiatives.
From 2007 through 2009, Gallagher served as Senior Business Counsel to a $4 Billion business unit of SABIC. From 1994 through 2006, Gallagher held a series of positions in the General Electric Company, including Litigation Counsel, Six Sigma Black Belt for the Legal Department, and Senior Product Risk and Regulatory Counsel.
Prior to joining GE, Gallagher was in private practice in New York.
Gallagher holds a B. A. from Hampshire College (1985) and a Juris Doctorate from Loyola University of Chicago (1992).