Political Climate Update & Regulatory Landscape

Date: Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Time: 12PM Central Daylight Time

Duration: 1 hour

Join Vaco and Tom Roland and Barbara Ard from MorganFranklin Consulting for this engaging discussion. During this CPE event, Tom and Barbara will share their insight into the changing political landscape, the impact of potential upcoming legislation as well as varied industry regulatory trends.

By completing this course, participants will:

  • Gain insight into the current state of the economy, including industry trends
  • Learn more about the economic impact of COVID-19 across markets and industries

In addition, speakers will discuss potential legislation and potential winners and losers; provide an update on regulatory trends that affect businesses, markets, and shareholders; and share their perspectives on platforms, insights, and initiatives from the first 100 days.

One CPE credit is available to those who attend the live event.

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Session Presenters

Tom Roland, Managing Director, MorganFranklin Consulting

Tom Roland leads MorganFranklin Consulting’s Strategy and Transformation practice and is responsible for finance, reporting, and operations practice development and client service delivery, primarily in support of multi-national organizations. In the past 15 years, Tom has run engagements in over 40 countries and delivered services across all of MorganFranklin’s solutions. He prides himself on working closely with clients to properly understand and identify challenges and collaborating to develop solution roadmaps. Prior to joining MorganFranklin, he worked at Pricewaterhouse Coopers in the firm’s assurance and advisory practice.

Barbara Ard, Managing Director, MorganFranklin Consulting

Barbara Ard specializes in advising fast-growing private and public companies on accounting and transaction services matters. She has more than 25 years of experience in technical accounting, financial reporting, M&A, IPO readiness, and corporate governance. Barbara has led a number of MorganFranklin clients through successful IPOs and M&A transactions since joining the firm in 2013. Prior to joining MorganFranklin, Barbara served as a senior managing director in the Transaction Advisory Services practice at FTI Consulting and as a partner at Deloitte. She also served as CFO of ServiceBench, a venture-backed software company.

CPE Information
CPE Credits: 1 Prerequisites: N/A, Advanced Preparation: N/A, Knowledge Level: Intermediate, CPE Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge, Event Location: Virtual, Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based, Refund Policy: N/A