Linklaters appoints Bruna Pellicci as Chief Technology Officer

Linklaters is pleased to announce the appointment of Bruna Pellicci as its new Chief Technology Officer, starting work at the firm on 5 November.
 
As a member of the Technology Leadership Team, Bruna will report to the Global Chief Operating Officer and Director of Technology, Matt Peers, and will play a key role in shaping and delivering the firm’s global technology strategy. She will also have responsibility for Information Security, Architecture and the delivery of key technology programmes. 

Bruna joins from the law firm Ashurst which she leaves after more than 11 years, most recently holding the position of Global IT Director. Whilst there she played a key role in developing and delivering its technology strategy, delivering large scale technology and change projects and worked through a number of security issues with clients. Prior to this she worked for a number of other law firms, also in the area of IT and technology.

Matt Peers, Chief Operating Officer, commenting on the appointment, said:

“I am delighted that a person of Bruna’s skill and experience is joining our technology leadership team. Linklaters has a strong commitment to innovation and we believe that her background is ideally suited to this leadership position and to ensuring Linklaters remains at the forefront of developments in our industry. She will be a huge asset to the firm.”