Webinar: How businesses can offer equity to remote teams


Offering equity can be a powerful tool to attract and retain talent — but what if that talent lives in another state or country? How do you create a fair plan for all employees while staying compliant with complicated laws across borders? In this special online-only event, global HR experts from Remote join with the equity planning experts at Carta to provide the practical and essential tips businesses need to build equity plans for remote teams.

What will you learn?

  • How do equity laws change across borders?
  • Who is responsible for taxes on stock options?
  • How can companies keep equity offerings fair for all employees?
  • What are the common mistakes companies make when offering equity?
  • What are the dangers of not thinking internationally with your equity plan?
  • How can you use equity to build a thriving and productive global team?


Mike Wu, SVP & Deputy General Counsel at Carta

Pedro Barros, VP of Finance at Remote

Sam Ross, General Counsel at Remote

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Sam Ross

General Counsel of Remote

Sam is the General Counsel of Remote. He was previously General Counsel at ComplyAdvantage and WorldRemit, where he was the first lawyer and created the Legal function from scratch.  Before that, Sam worked at Barclays as a VP Lawyer in Operations & Technology Legal, and before that trained and qualified at media and tech firm Olswang.  Sam is a board member and Chair of the Finance & Audit Committee for Youth Music, a large UK national charity.

Mike Wu

SVP & Deputy General Counsel at Carta

Mike Wu is Deputy General Counsel at Carta. He’s also served as Carta’s first lawyer, Head of People, and Chief of Staff. Prior to Carta, he spent 4 years at Cooley LLP. In 2012, Carta started helping private companies manage their cap tables. Since then, they have expanded into valuations, compliance, and investor services. Now supporting over 12,000 private and public companies, and 800,000 unique shareholders. Their valuations team has appraised over $200 billion in private assets.

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Pedro Barros

VP of Finance at Remote

Pedro is the VP of Finance at Remote. He started his career in investment banking and strategy in technology, media, and telecommunications. Over the last five years Pedro has been focusing on high growth tech companies and was Head of Finance at Codacy. He’s now the VP of Finance of Remote, an HR tech company solving global organizations’ biggest challenge: employing anyone, anywhere, compliantly.