Full Name
Jan Fink Call
Job Title
Senior Legal Director, Legal and Compliance
Firmenich Incorporated
Speaker Bio
Jan Fink Call currently serves as Sr. Legal Director, North America, for Firmenich Incorporated. Firmenich Incorporated is the largest affiliate of the Firmenich Group, the world’s largest privately-held fragrance and flavors house. In addition to being responsible for all legal matters in North America, Jan also is the Global Head of Litigation, overseeing litigation in all parts of the world with the support of her regional colleagues. Jan serves as a member of the North America Business Ethics Committee, the North America Internal Compliance Committee and Crisis Management Team, along with serving on various local and global corporate risk committees which are responsible for different areas of potential risk. Jan is also an active member of The Firmenich Charitable Foundation. Jan joined Firmenich as Sr. Legal Counsel in 2014, assuming her current position in January 2018.
Before joining Firmenich, Jan served as Assistant General Counsel for LEGC, a consulting firm, and over a 3 year period, as its General Counsel, overseeing the wind-down of the company, with responsibility for all facets of activity leading up to the final turning off the lights and locking the door.
Prior to making the transition to in-house counsel in 2010, Jan was in private practice for more than 20 years, most recently at Dechert LLP, where she was part of the firm’s nationally recognized products liability group. She also spent several years at a small Philadelphia, PA law firm where she worked on a variety of types of litigation, including products liability, labor and employment, policyholder insurance coverage and other complex commercial disputes.
Jan also serves on the Board of Directors of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel and volunteers as an advisor to the local chapter of her sorority, Alpha Phi, at St. Joseph’s University and as a scholarship application reader for the Alpha Phi Foundation.
Jan is a proud graduate of the University of Kansas (both undergrad and law school). She is on the Board of Directors of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and pets, traveling, and cheering on the Kansas Jayhawks.
Jan Fink Call