Nick Abrahams is leader in the technology & innovation community as an entrepreneur, director, investor and advisor. He is the Global Head of Technology & Innovation for Norton Rose Fulbright, a professional services firm with over 8,000 people. In that role he created the world’s first AI-enabled legal chatbot and the world’s first Employment Agreement as a Cartoon Strip.
As a sidehustle, six years ago he founded leading online legal site, LawPath which has completely reinvented the law with its subscription Legal-as-a-Service model. The company has over 100,000 users and recently completed one of the largest legaltech investments in Australia’s history.
He has authored two books on Australian tech: Digital Disruption in Australia and Big Data, Big Responsibilities. His latest book A Brief Future of Almost Everything will be published in 2020. He is a regular contributor to the Australian Financial Review.
He is a director of: ASX300 software company, Integrated Research; global genomics leader, the Garvan Foundation; as well as the Vodafone Foundation and the Sydney Film Festival. He worked as a Creative Executive at Warner Brothers in Los Angeles and is the Producer of the mockumentary Searching for Alison Porchnik, starring Woody Allen and Carol Cane.