LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nuix, the worldwide provider of information management technologies, including eDiscovery, electronic investigation and information governance software, today announced a significant expansion in the company’s European operations with the appointment of Dr James Kent as European Managing Director.
James has over 15 years’ experience as a pioneering digital forensics investigator, eDiscovery consultant and high-level advisor within law enforcement, government, financial and commercial sectors. He is a contributing author of the ACPO guidelines for Digital Evidence, the de-facto standard used within law courts. Previously Managing Director of 7Safe’s Digital Forensics and eDiscovery consulting units, James led the company to its position as one of the leading consultancies in that market today.
As a preferred advisor and supplier of these services to many “Magic Circle” law firms, James drove major multijurisdictional matters on behalf of international clients, and is currently an expert witness in the Royal Courts of Justice. James has written accredited training courses in the fields of eDiscovery and digital forensics, which have been delivered across Europe to litigation support teams, general counsel and digital investigation teams.
"Nuix’s annual revenue in Europe increased by 300% last year, and we are making strategic investments in Europe to continue that growth. James is an expert in our industry, and we are proud to welcome him as a distinguished addition to our senior management team,” said Nuix’s Chief Operating Officer Morgan Sheehy.
“Nuix is expanding rapidly on the back of a world-class technology. I am passionate about my new role, and am excited to help expand Nuix even further within Europe,” said James.
Nuix is a worldwide provider of information management technologies, including eDiscovery, electronic investigation and information governance software. Nuix solutions scale to meet the needs of the smallest or largest organizations, making it faster and easier to undertake investigations and data management activities, no matter the size or complexity of the data sets. Nuix customers include the world’s leading advisory firms, litigation support providers, enterprises, government departments, police and anti-corruption bodies, as well as all of the world’s major corporate regulatory and security agencies.