Eigen Technologies is pleased to announce the appointment of Adam Eastell as the company’s General Counsel and Head of Sector - Legal. Adam was formerly a partner at leading law firm Slaughter and May, where he worked on a wide variety of transactions across multiple sectors. He has acted for a number of FTSE 100 companies on a series of high profile M&A and ECM deals. Prior to joining Eigen, Adam was an independent consultant for technology businesses in both the legal and medical sectors. In addition to his role as General Counsel, Adam will head-up Eigen’s legal focused business.
CEO and co-founder of Eigen Technologies, Dr Lewis Z. Liu said: ’I am delighted to welcome Adam to Eigen. He brings with him a wealth of experience across high-profile transactions and a deep understanding of the impact that technology will have on the legal sector. Adam’s knowledge and experience are an excellent complement to our first-class science, engineering and commercial capabilities, and will allow us to continue our rapid expansion.’
Adam Eastell said: ’I am very excited to be joining Eigen. From the moment I met the team I knew they had something special. I believe that Eigen’s NLP technology has the potential to play a pivotal role in the changes AI will bring to the legal sector. AI will fundamentally change the profession I have worked in for 15 years and I am very much looking forward to being at the centre of it.’