Alison Lazerwitz is currently the executive vice president and general counsel of Daniel Swarovski Corporation AG, the global leading producer of cut crystal, genuine gemstones and created stones. Swarovski’s world headquarters are located in Männedorf, Switzerland.
Alison Lazerwitz has over 25 years of experience in international legal matters, including the development of corporate business integrity/compliance initiatives as well as cross-border acquisitions and contracts. Prior to moving to Zurich, Alison spent nine years in Paris working for Sodexo, an international leader in outsourced services. Alison was first the chief legal officer for Sodexo and then the senior vice president for international development.
In addition to living in Europe, Alison has strong ties to the U.S. She attended the University of Virginia for both her undergraduate and legal training, and practiced law in Philadelphia for the law firm Duane Morris. Alison has also been the assistant general counsel for ARAMARK, based in Philadelphia and the general counsel for the Wood Company, based in Allentown, Pa.