Mishcon de Reya has announced the appointment of Simon Kosminsky, who joined the firm on Monday 12th October as Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Prior to joining Mishcon, Simon was the IT Director at SJ Berwin LLP where, as a member of the firm's London and International Management Committees, he led a major transformation of their technology; most recently overseeing the integration with King & Wood Mallesons.
Simon will join the Mishcon de Reya Directorate and will play an integral part in how the firm shapes its IT and Knowledge strategy.
Commenting, Mishcon de Reya's Managing Partner, Kevin Gold, said: "We have long known that our success depends on more than just the hiring of good lawyers – we believe it is critical that we hire the best professionals across all areas of the firm. Simon's appointment underlines our commitment to this, his track record is exceptional and we look forward to his involvement in our future."
Simon added: I am thrilled to be joining Mishcon de Reya. The firm is going through a really exciting time and has a culture and a vision that really resonate with me."