Karolina Czernicka-Kuhl, is heading the Novo Nordisk Legal & Compliance function in Europe East, covering 17 countries. Prior to joining Novo Nordisk, Karolina worked for over 12 years at Linklaters (a leading global law firm) in Warsaw and London focusing mainly on mergers and acquisitions, as well as investment funds management. She holds a master degree in law from the University of Warsaw, Poland and L.LM from University of Münster, Germany. Karolina is an attorney-at-law for Poland and a solicitor for England and Wales.