Nick Abrahams

Australia - NSW

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.

Speaking topics

  • Key trends & technologies, including blockchain, AI, autonomous vehicles, robotics, quantum and IOT
  • Future of key industries. This can be tailored for the client, but key areas clients usually like include Financial Services, Healthcare, Property, Hospitality and Professional Services
  • Leading Innovative Teams


Nick has an insiders understanding of the world of technology and innovation. His speech was funny, fast-paced and insightful as well as being motivating for our people. Happy to recommend Nick.
Gary Wingrove, CEO, KPMG

Nick's insights have been invaluable to our business and to our customers. Nick has facilitated a number of round table events that we've hosted for our key customers, and his incredible knowledge together with his wit, charm and experience has resulted in high-quality engagements. I would highly recommend Nick as a speaker or round table facilitator.
Kira Bomberg, Senior Customer Marketing Manager, Mimecast

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