Jill Warren is Global Director of Marketing and Business Development at Bird & Bird LLP. A US and Dutch national, she divides her time between Belgium, Germany and the UK and leads the firm’s international team of professionals covering the areas of client service and insight, practice and sector business development, marketing communications and local marketing and business development. Prior to joining Bird & Bird in 2012 she spent five years as Head of Business Development, Continental Europe at Hogan Lovells and eight years in various business development and marketing roles at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. She has also worked in the automotive and pharmaceutical industries. Her experience and skills include client relationship management, business and practice development, digital marketing, corporate communications, PR, product management and managing international teams.