Alex has a unique blend of experience having previously been an in-house lawyer at Lend Lease Corporation and Burns Philp & Co, as well as the VP and General Counsel (APAC) of PeopleSoft Inc. He therefore has a perspective both as a provider and a consumer of legal services.
Alex acts for both multinational technology companies and start-up technology companies in the Asia Pacific region as well as companies acquiring large complex technology systems.
He advises on the full suite of technology related transactions including drafting and negotiating licensing arrangements, systems integration agreements, systems outsourcing (including business process outsourcing), cloud computing agreements and Software as a Service agreements, managed services agreements, advice on IP generally, registration of IP, IP commercialisation, trade practices advice and regulatory considerations applicable to technology (including government contracting).
He also advises clients on cybersecurity protection and risk mitigation as well information privacy matters.
Alex's clients include global companies such as SAP, Docusign, McAfee Security, PagerDuty, Infor, Kubota, Accela, Ellucian, DataCard, Civica, as well as Australian companies including BRI Ferrier, Findex, FUSECO, MyConnect, Redfig Consulting, Strategic Executive Solutions and Subway Development NSW and ACT.
Outside of work, Alex co-hosts a weekly radio program in Melbourne where he interviews business people of Greek Australian heritage who have achieved success in their fields of endeavor. He also sits on the Board of the Hellenic Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Inc.