36 min

Strategies for integrating global workforces with Christopher Hitchins of Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP Global Workforce Podcast

    • Management

In an era where businesses are increasingly crossing borders, understanding the intricacies of international employment law is crucial. In this episode, Christopher Hitchins, Managing Partner, London of the law firm Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP  and an experienced employment lawyer, discusses the legal challenges and cultural nuances that global businesses must navigate to thrive.

Key Takeaways:

(02:04) The importance of understanding and maintaining workplace culture across borders.
(02:52) The challenges of adopting a one-size-fits-all strategy in international employment. 
(04:07) The increasing trend of businesses hiring internationally early in their lifecycle. 
(06:27) The impact of Brexit on financial services companies setting up in mainland Europe. 
(08:44) The role of PEO solutions in large-scale multinational transactions. 
(10:34) Aligning corporate cultures during multinational transactions to mitigate legal risks. 
(14:09) The significance of ESG principles in shaping company identity and attracting investment. 
(17:00) The complexities of employee equity schemes in an international context.
(23:24) Legal considerations for regulated financial services employees.

Resources Mentioned: 

Christopher Hitchins - https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopherhitchins/
Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP | LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/katten-muchin-rosenman-llp/
Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP | Website - https://katten.com/






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In an era where businesses are increasingly crossing borders, understanding the intricacies of international employment law is crucial. In this episode, Christopher Hitchins, Managing Partner, London of the law firm Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP  and an experienced employment lawyer, discusses the legal challenges and cultural nuances that global businesses must navigate to thrive.

Key Takeaways:

(02:04) The importance of understanding and maintaining workplace culture across borders.
(02:52) The challenges of adopting a one-size-fits-all strategy in international employment. 
(04:07) The increasing trend of businesses hiring internationally early in their lifecycle. 
(06:27) The impact of Brexit on financial services companies setting up in mainland Europe. 
(08:44) The role of PEO solutions in large-scale multinational transactions. 
(10:34) Aligning corporate cultures during multinational transactions to mitigate legal risks. 
(14:09) The significance of ESG principles in shaping company identity and attracting investment. 
(17:00) The complexities of employee equity schemes in an international context.
(23:24) Legal considerations for regulated financial services employees.

Resources Mentioned: 

Christopher Hitchins - https://www.linkedin.com/in/christopherhitchins/
Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP | LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/katten-muchin-rosenman-llp/
Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP | Website - https://katten.com/






Thanks for listening to the Global Workforce Podcast. If you enjoyed this episode, please leave a 5-star review. And be sure to subscribe so you never miss any insightful conversations.




#WorkforcePodcast #GlobalExpansion #WorkforceCompliance #RemoteWork

36 min