Major, Lindsey & Africa ("MLA") has been exclusively retained by Chart Industries, Inc. ("Company") to conduct a search for a Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Our client is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes will be routed back to MLA and create delays.
Overview: Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer of the Company, the Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary serves as the chief legal officer of the Company and is a member of the senior leadership team. S/he is responsible for providing strategic legal and business advice in various areas, such as corporate governance, commercial contracts, mergers & acquisitions, domestic and international business transactions, litigation management, intellectual property, risk management and antitrust.
Company: Chart Industries, Inc. is a leading independent global manufacturer of highly engineered equipment servicing end market applications in Energy, Industry, Life Sciences and Respiratory Healthcare with a unique business portfolio. Its equipment is used in the production, storage, distribution and end-use of atmospheric, hydrocarbon, and industrial gases. Chart is organized in three operating segments: Energy & Chemicals, Distribution & Storage, and BioMedical. It serves customers from a global manufacturing platform in North America, Europe and Asia. Chart Industries had revenues of $859.15 million in 2016.
Compensation: Competitive compensation package includes base, bonus and equity commensurate with experience
Experience: 15-20+ years of legal experience including serving as a General Counsel of a $3+ billion publicly-traded company. Candidates must possess considerable in-house experience as a corporate lawyer with an international manufacturing company, and be capable of handling all of the legal and business issues associated with advising a public company with an active acquisition pipeline. Management of a team of lawyers is required.
Bar:Admittance to at least one U.S. State Bar and eligibility for admission to GA State Bar by exam or reciprocity.
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