Meet the team.

Joining one of our programmes means you'll get access to Mishcon de Reya lawyers, other business
experts throughout the Firm, and our external networks for advice, mentorship and education.

Programme team

Nick West

Chief Strategy Officer

Dan Sinclair

Head of MDR LAB

Elani Buchan

Venture Programme Manager


Technical advisors

Jon Baines

Data Protection Advisor

Kat Barry

Strategy Manager

Tim Carmichael

Chief Technology Officer

Tom Grogan

Co-lead Blockchain Group

Joe Hancock

Partner, Head of MDR Cyber

Richard Legge

Head of MDR Discover

Alastair Moore

Head of Analytics and Machine Learning

Lena Kearney

Head of Business Solutions

Niall Roche

Head of Distributed Systems Engineering

Anne Rose

Co-lead Blockchain Group

Previous mentors

Kate Higgins

Legal Director

Samantha Kakati

Legal Director

Julie Bond

Legal Director

Charlie Rawson

Managing Associate

Shona Coffer

Managing Associate

John Sendama

Managing Associate

Nicholas Kirby

Head of PropTech

Suzi Sendama

Managing Associate

Edward Kessie

Business Solutions Designer

Rowena Rix

Legal Solution Designer

Kamil Tylinski

Data Scientist

Jiangbo Shangguan

Data Scientist

Our Programmes

Want to build your company with us?

We invest time and resources to help entrepreneurs with an idea to launch a LegalTech venture.


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Want to get to market faster?

We build deep relationships with the next wave of emerging technologies to enable them to find product market fit.

Applications now open

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Already have a proven product?

Quickly work out if we can become your newest customer.


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