Laura Keily

Founder & CEO

Laura is a barrister (trial lawyer) and entrepreneur with a blue chip legal and business background as a top-tier corporate lawyer, company director, business adviser and in-house counsel for listed corporates. A qualified arbitrator and specialist in corporations law and complex commercial litigation, Laura was awarded Innovator of the Year by the Womens' Barristers Association in 2020 for her work in pioneering online mediation. Laura was also awarded "Australasia's Most Influential Lawyer - Changemaker" in 2021 for her work in pioneering online dispute resolution.

Chris Davidson

Independent Non-Exec. Director

Chris is a seasoned real estate development and venture capital professional that has a background of development, capital raising, innovation/technology, diversity equity and inclusion (DEI) and company/board governance. He has extensive experience in the ground up development process (sourcing, financing, acquisitions, entitlement, sales and marketing, construction) as well as investing in and advising next generation technology / real estate technology companies. Chris has raised in excess of $500M throughout his career and helped grow numerous businesses.

Michael Heron QC

CHAIRMAN, IMMEDIATION NZ

Michael Heron QC is a leading QC in commercial and regulatory litigation and arbitrations. Michael is a trusted legal advisor to New Zealand businesses, government entities, and public bodies. Michael was formerly New Zealand’s Solicitor General, meaning that he ran and oversaw the Crown Law Office and played a key constitutional role in protecting New Zealand’s legal system.

Mike Schuman

CSTO

Mike was the Chief Information Officer of WA Police. With experience in Government and Law Enforcement, he is intimately familiar with the requirements of the cross-justice demand chain. His experience and passion for cybersecurity, privacy and risk, also ensures exceptional focus in these areas. Mike is a TOGAF 9 Certified Enterprise Architect, ISO 27001 Lead Implementer and Prince 2 Practitioner.

Anthony Rule

CFO

Anthony has over 18 year experience predominately in the financial services industry. During this time, he held senior finance roles across both the publicly listed and private sectors including the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and most recently at an ASX listed equities fund manager where he held the role of CFO and Company Secretary. He has extensive experience across corporate finance, taxation and regulatory reporting as well as operations. He has also had significant experience in managing corporate transactions and capital management initiatives.

Sean Montgomery

HEAD OF ENGINEERING

Sean is an engineer with more than 20 years experience developing award-winning products, including: GoToMyPC, Picasa, and Google Photos. He specializes in the entire platform stack and uses his expertise to meet the scaling requirements of Immediation's global presence using Microsoft Azure and Google's Kubernetes.

Kelly Hughes

HEAD OF LEGAL INNOVATION

Kelly is a specialist in commercial litigation and disputes resolution with over 15 years of legal experience. She has conducted numerous proceedings on behalf of Government as well as corporate clients during her career, as a Professional Standards Lawyer at Slater and Gordon in Melbourne, as Senior Associate, Professional and Financial Disputes for Clyde & CoLLP in London, and as Solicitor, Dispute Resolution Group for Mallesons Stephen Jaques.

Joseph Panetta

CMIO

After 25 years in marketing, Joseph was introduced to the legal technology and legal services space only a few years ago. Starting with law firm consultancies he learned how firms think and operate. A brand development role at OnePlace followed where he assisted with the legal CRM brand’s LMA debut in 2019. His tenue continued after Intapp acquired OnePlace. During his tenure there, Joseph ran strategic marketing; thought leadership, and communications. At Immediation, Joseph helms marketing for North America liaising between the various verticals, industry organizations and sales efforts.

Nick Foster

CPO

Over 18+ years in the ICT sector, Nick has developed his product practice while working in multi-channel and omni-channel environments to deliver products that delighted and excited customers. Nick's product focused approach has meant he can lead service delivery while growing and supporting the commercial relationship.

Dion Lovrecich

Head of Marketing

Dion brings more than 20 years of digital marketing experience to the Immediation executive team. Coined an alchemist during his time at Digital360, consistently building successful data-driven marketing strategies. Dion was pivotal in Digital360's award as one of Australia's fastest growing digital agencies. Dion's experience covers both network and agency sides along with SME direct. Dion was responsible for the international expansion of Val Morgan Outdoor (foregoing PumpTV) from Melbourne to Tianjin, China.

Henry Moore

MANAGER, LEGAL INNOVATION NZ

Henry is a qualified lawyer with a specialist skill set in sports dispute management. With over ten years of legal experience in New Zealand, the majority of that period spent operating in professional sport, Henry has been responsible for fronting highly sensitive athlete disputes, negotiating collective agreements, resolving integrity related matters, launching integrity specific education, and implementing crisis management plans

Katherine Kiourellis

Product Owner

Katherine is a customer-centric product manager with over 10 years of experience, completing an MBA has extended her knowledge in product strategy and growth which has allowed her to drive significant product improvements across every sector. Katherine knows what it takes to develop and implement high quality products and features.

Leading digital transformation for dispute resolution and justice.