Malcolm Swan, General Counsel & Company Secretary, McDonald’s NZ

Malcolm Swan, General Counsel & Company Secretary, McDonald’s NZ

Malcolm Swan is an experienced commercial in-house lawyer, having worked previously in senior in-house roles for Spark, Bauer, and Progressive Enterprises (now Woolworths). He has been responsible for the McDonald's legal team moving to hot-desking and going paperless, championing the transition to a new electronic filing system. Additionally, Swan sits on the McDonald's country management team and engages with McDonald's headquarters and his counterparts in a number of jurisdictions. In addition to his ‘day job’, Swan is also chair of the Advertising Standards Codes Committee. This is a voluntary role, but is one that is crucial to any business in New Zealand that engages in advertising.

Free newsletter

Subscribe to our FREE newsletter service and we’ll keep you up-to-date with the latest breaking news, cutting edge opinion, and expert analysis affecting both your business and the industry as whole.

Please enter your email address below and click on Sign Up for daily newsletters from NZ Lawyer.

Recent articles & video

Criminal Cases Review Commission chief and advisory board named

Finance expert makes partner at Morrison Mallett

AML/CFT explainer video series launched

Double-digit growth pushes two US firms past revenue records

It’s not just ‘big tech’ that should be wary of regulatory changes…

International law firm now available “without the lawyers”…

Most Read Articles

Top litigator returns to NZ, joins Russell McVeagh partnership

Two more experienced lawyers join Juno Legal

Simpson Grierson elevates eight to senior associate

Legal disruptor looks to Australian success to inspire NZ growth