Lawrence is exploring the intersections of artificial intelligence, blockchains and the internet of things. Specifically, the impact these technologies will have on society and politics. He heads up research and partnerships at Outlier Ventures; helping shape the funds’ Convergence investment thesis and launch the Convergence.vc community. He is also FinTech Fellow at the Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS). He was previously involved in strategy consulting at Frost & Sullivan helping clients like Intel, Huawei and Shell understand how emerging technologies would affect their businesses. Over the years, he has provided technology analysis for the BBC, Bloomberg, The Economist, and The Wall Street Journal.