Corporate, General Commercial/Contracts Law, Information Technology
Major, Lindsey & Africa has been retained on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for the Senior Commercial Counsel at Cognex Corporation. The Senior Commercial Counsel will be a leader within the Legal Department driving substantial corporate and commercial matters globally and playing a leading role on M&A transactions. This is a new position and will report directly to Cognex’s Vice President and Chief Legal Officer. Cognex Corporation is the world’s leading provider of machine vision systems, vision software, vision sensors and industrial ID readers used in manufacturing automation. Cognex machine vision systems are used reliably across a wide and growing range of industries and applications worldwide.
The successful candidate will have twelve or more years of legal experience with expertise in drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements and M&A. In-house experience and technology sector experience are strongly preferred. M&A experience from a highly regarded law firm is also preferred.
Cognex will offer the successful candidate a competitive base salary with an annual cash bonus, starting equity and annual stock option awards.
If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please send an email to Amy Katz or Ron Ciardiello at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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