We are Xakia, nice to meet you!
We’re making an impact on the global LegalTech scene
The Xakia team is passionate about building intuitive legal matter management software for in-house legal teams. We understand the bespoke needs of both Legal and Technology - and bring these skills together to build effective, yet simple to use tech solutions for our customers.
We are proud of Xakia's predominantly female-led leadership team, who aren’t afraid to ask ‘why’ and ensure that Xakia is always evolving and built with the customer experience in mind.
Jodie Baker is an innovator, entrepreneur and business builder and advocate of LegalTech. Jodie has a background as an in-house lawyer and financial analyst, was the architect, founder and MD of Hive Legal and is the immediate past-Chair of the Australian Legal Technology Association.
Anne is an experienced lawyer and entrepreneur, with a celebrated litigation career spanning more than 20 years. Anne brings to Xakia her passion for organization and efficiency, which translates to her heightened understanding of the needs of clients to achieve greater visibility and control over their legal function.
Brett Graves is a highly experienced software developer, architect, consultant and CTO. He has broad experience with a career spanning Media, Ecommerce, Insurance and start-ups building solutions for enterprises and consumers alike using a broad range of technologies.
Richard brings extensive in-house and private practice legal experience to the Xakia team, including as Group General Counsel & Company Secretary at ASX-listed Blackmores Limited and a number of legal and company secretarial roles at Coca-Cola Amatil Limited. As Chief Operating Officer, Richard is responsible for a range of functions at Xakia including people & culture, finance, legal and compliance.
Lisa is responsible for Xakia’s strategic marketing and alliance programs, in new and existing markets, to broaden Xakia’s global reach. Lisa is passionate about bringing marketing, technology and software together, and has 20+ years of experience from building brands and fostering growth at industry-leading SaaS providers across APAC, EMEA and the Americas.
Meet the team
As Head of Sales APAC, Paul is responsible for driving sales with a focus on growing Xakia’s in-house counsel client user base and managing the company’s Asia Pacific partner channel. Paul brings to the position a successful track record of more than 25 years in the legal technology sector in the APAC and UK regions.
Dan is a LegalTech veteran and leads Xakia Technologies sales and strategic development across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Having spent decades assisting law firms and building LegalTech that streamlines workflows and increases operational efficiencies and profitability, Dan now helps General Counsel and in-house legal teams in driving forward the same with Xakia.
Brandon draws upon a decade of experience in helping legal teams use technology to optimize their efficiency and impact. He is a creative, right-brained thinker by nature, but balances his approach to legal tech solutions by using the critical thinking skills he refined while obtaining his law degree. Brandon is passionate about building meaningful client relationships and loves using tech to help solve problems (almost as much as he loves music).