KPMG Bay Area 2019 Spring Director Roundtable

Hosted By: KPMG

​​KPMG’s Spring Board Leadership Council Roundtable Series—Envisioning the Future and its Impact on Strategy in the Bay Area

Dramatic change, disruption, and uncertainty continue to shake up long-held strategic assumptions and require an ever-sharper focus on what’s ahead. Developing a vivid picture of the future—what will the business and industry look like in one, three, five or more years out?—is essential today as companies consider how that future will impact strategy.

To that end, KPMG’s Spring Director Bay Area Roundtable will explore:

  • The forces reshaping the business and risk landscape
  • How boards can help the company envision the future and engage in quality discussions to evaluate the strategy


  • David Bell, Partner – Fenwick & West
  • Mark Garrett, Advisor – General Atlantic, Former CFO – Adobe, and on the boards of Cisco, GoDaddy, Pure Storage, Snowflake, and HireRight
  • Cathy Lego, Owner – Lego Ventures, and on the boards of Cypress Semiconductor, IPG Photonics, and Lam Research
  • Susan Angele, Senior Advisor, Board Leadership Center – KPMG LLP
  • Chantal Adam, Partner – KPMG LLP (Moderator)