NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--UiPath, the Robotic Process Automation (RPA) market leader, today announced the appointment of Brad Brubaker as its chief legal officer, general counsel. In this new role, Brubaker will provide legal leadership, guidance and counsel at the strategic and tactical level to support the company’s global mission to accelerate the adoption of automation across public and private sectors and businesses of all sizes.
Brubaker joins UiPath from SAP where he served as senior vice president, general counsel of SAP’s global field legal function. As a member of SAP’s senior leadership team, he led a team of more than 300 legal professionals in 20 countries and was responsible for supporting SAP’s global field operations and subsidiaries located in 50 countries. Brubaker has spent the majority of his career at SAP, holding several leadership positions including general counsel and corporate secretary for SAP America where he managed the legal, contracts compliance, risk management and government relations functions.
Brubaker began his legal career as an associate at Brown & Connery. Prior to attending law school, he was a systems engineer at RCA Aerospace and General Electric Corporations. An advocate for re-skilling and education, Brubaker serves as the chair of The City Year Philadelphia Site Board, which enables City Year Philadelphia to build a strong and sustainable organization that unites community leaders to make a difference.
“UiPath has had a tremendous impact on the technology industry and I’m excited to join the company at such a pivotal time in its history,” said Brubaker. “I look forward to working with both the executive leadership and legal teams to continue to build upon the strong vision and platform UiPath has established over time and to position it as it embarks upon its next chapter.”
UiPath’s general counsel Vasile Tiple will become Deputy General Counsel, reporting to Brubaker. “Vasile was our first lawyer hired and has built an incredible global legal operation to enable UiPath’s remarkable growth. I want to thank Vasile for all his leadership thus far. I am excited to see Brad, Vasile and the entire team take UiPath to the next level, driving even greater levels of success,” said Marie Myers, CFO at UiPath.
Myers continued: “We are delighted to welcome Brad to UiPath. His experience counseling CEOs and senior leaders on a wide spectrum of legal matters, from organizational transformation to strategic transactions to intellectual property, make him an excellent addition to UiPath. We look forward to his leadership as we continue to drive the company to even greater levels of success.”
UiPath is leading the “automation first” era – championing one robot for every person, delivering free and open training and collaboration and enabling robots to learn new skills through AI and machine learning. Led by a commitment to bring digital era skills to more than a million people, the company’s enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA) platform has already automated millions of repetitive, mind-numbing tasks for business and government organizations all over the world, improving productivity, customer experience and employee job satisfaction.
Recently named by Comparably as the 6th happiest place to work and the 11th best company culture among large businesses, UiPath is one of the fastest growing and highest-valued AI enterprise software companies worldwide.