Organizers

The Swiss Legal Tech is organized and advised by a capable team of experts and thought leaders from across the field.

Antoine Verdon
Co-founder of LegalHub

Antoine is a co-founder of LegalHub, a blockchain-based document automation company based in Zug, Switzerland. He is also a co-founder of the Swiss LegalTech Association (SLTA) and of Sandbox (now “Thousand Network”), a global network of young entrepreneurs under 30. Previously, he has set up and Ied Centralway Ventures, the first Swiss venture capital vehicle investing in financial technology. In 2010 and in 2013, he was named in the 100 top Swiss personalities by the magazines L'Hebdo and Bilan and is a regular commentator on Swiss media on digitalisation topics related to legal and finance.

Antoine Verdon
Co-founder of LegalHub
Petra Arends-Paltzer
Lawyer, Digital Marketing Expert

Petra is an experienced banker and lawyer (Universities Bonn, Lausanne, Würzburg & Berlin - PhD FU Berlin) and has specialised in developing international online business campaigns for both of these service industries. For the past two years, she has researched comprehensively the challenges of digitalisation and advises several entrepreneurs on the interactive strategies that are available to digitally market their services. In cooperation with leading LegalTech companies she offers a comprehensive service to law firms and asset managers to implement new digital technologies and strategies.

Petra Arends-Paltzer
Lawyer, Digital Marketing Expert
Chris Küng
CEO of SKUANI AG

Chris holds a Bachelor of Finance from the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland and a Master of Law from the University of Zurich. He is a Certified Tax Expert. Since May 2016 he is CEO of SKUANI Ltd. Previously, he worked for Zurich Cantonal Bank in the group tax department and as a tax advisor for a Big4 and a BigLaw company. He is Co-Founder of the Swiss LegalTech Association (SLTA), Founder of LEC Club, a new generation network and Civic Circle, a liberal think tank.

Chris Küng
CEO of SKUANI AG
Florian Glatz
blockchain.lawyer

Florian co-founded the Legal Tech Center, the Berlin Legal Tech Hackathon & Conference as well as the hacking.law Community. Besides that, he is a Berlin-based lawyer, software developer and entrepreneur, working in the blockchain and legal technology space for many years. In that capacity, Florian helps startups and corporations navigate the uncharted waters of applied blockchain technology in a world of legacy legal systems.

Florian Glatz
blockchain.lawyer