IoD members and non-members will learn more about corporate governance demands and duties to oversee mission critical IT contracts and transactions, cloud services, outsourcing, shared service agreements among onshore and offshore affiliates, and related IP issues.
The IoD Bermuda Branch delivers the IoD professional development programme, informal training featuring subject experts and networking to its 150 resident members. Its members represent diverse professionals from international and local, listed and unlisted, large and small, and for-profit and not-for-profit companies.
Duncan has over 25 years of extensive international experience providing legal services to a broad range of complex commercial transactions in Canada, Bermuda and across the Caribbean. His practice includes the following sectors: technology and innovation – including Fintech, Insurtech, IT contracts of all types ( SaaS, cloud and other ), privacy and data protection, infrastructure and project management, eGaming, and corporate governance, especially in IYT and cyber security. Prior to joining Appleby in April 2022, Duncan was one of Canada’s leading commercial lawyers. He holds numerous recognitions, awards and legal rankings over the years, including Chambers Global for IT and Chambers Canada as an ‘Expert Based Abroad’ (Bermuda) for IT. He is the author of one of the leading books on information technology transaction best practices, published in 2021 by Thomson Reuters International.