As a solicitor with extensive experience in construction law, Gavin was invited to join the Policy & Compliance Committee for the Construction Blockchain Consortium (CBC) at UCL to advise on a range of issues including legal, regulatory, whitepaper development and general policy. He has worked in senior positions in several leading law firms, as a consultant to LPOs and technology start-ups.
He trained at the global engineering firm Arup and has worked in both the transactional and litigation sectors of law for over 10 years. He is a Lean Six Sigma practitioner and an advocate for technological development and the implementation of efficient systems. Prior to his professional career, Gavin studied engineering and combustion science at the University of Leeds before completing a Ph.D. in Applied Chemistry and Instrumentation.
Gavin is also the Founder and CEO of aGenium, a LawTech Consultancy, providing services for the legal, professional services and technology sectors. His professional work lies at the intersection of law, technology and process efficiency. Through his passion for technology, he is involved in several start-ups developing blockchain solutions for a range of financial, asset and self-sovereign identity applications.