Libby Davidson was appointed as Lion’s Group General Counsel & External Relations Director in 2015, following her appointment as Group General Counsel in 2014. In this role, Libby leads the Legal External Relations and Nutrition team and is Lion’s Company Secretary and Sustainability Director.
Libby first joined Lion Nathan Limited in 2005, as Deputy General Counsel. Since then, following Kirin’s acquisition of Lion Nathan and the subsequent merger with National Foods, Libby has performed various roles within the Legal External Relations and Nutrition team, including responsibility for Group-wide competition law, mergers & acquisitions, Board governance, trademarks & intellectual property, food regulation & policy and Sustainability. Prior to joining Lion, Libby spent 10 years with PepsiCo and Tricon Restaurants International, in various in-house roles supporting the Pepsico/Tricon businesses in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, UK and Europe.