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Danielle Cannata

SABIC Legal Affairs
Senior Counsel
Danielle started her career at the Pentagon, where she worked on the negotiation of bilateral and multilateral defence cooperation and arms control agreements. She then spent seven years in the Washington, DC office of the law firm of O’Melveny & Myers. There, she represented clients in the areas of anti-dumping, export controls, economic sanctions and internal investigations.
Since joining SABIC in 2008, Danielle has advised the business on trade compliance and strategy. She manages the international trade compliance team within SABIC Legal Affairs. She supports the Corporate Sustainability Department on compliance and ethics issues and works extensively on the company’s supplier due diligence program.  She also serves as SABIC’s representative to the B20 Task Force on Improving Transparency and Anti-Corruption and the World Economic Forum’s Partnering Against Corruption Initiative. 
After 10 years in SABIC’s Washington office, Danielle recently transferred to the company’s Americas Headquarters in Houston.