Alistair Maiden, formerly a lawyer and Head of Contracts at ASDA, is the founder of SYKE, a leading legal technology consultancy in the UK. Additionally, he serves as the Global Advisory Lead for Consilio. Notably, during his tenure at ASDA, he devised a digital contracting tool, reducing contract cycles from 17 to 5 days.

Since establishing SYKE in 2016, Alistair has spearheaded the company’s rise as a global legal tech consultancy, focusing on technology selection, implementation, and optimisation for law firms and legal departments. Recognised as the Legal Technologist of the Year at the 2019 FT Intelligent Business Awards, Alistair continues to be a key influencer in the legal tech domain, championing innovation and leading digital transformation in the legal industry.