F-LEX hires Sophie Gould as head of L&D
Legal technology provider, F-LEX has strengthened its management team with the appointment of well-known LexisNexis leader Sophie Gould as its new head of learning and development.
Gould has over 25 years’ experience within the legal sector having worked as a lawyer for a decade before changing paths to build and develop solutions for the industry. At LexisNexis UK she has long led the in-house team offering.
The hire signals a strong quarter for the F-LEX, which connects pre-approved law students to firms and general counsel via its online platform.
Mary Bonsor, CEO of F-LEX said: “The legal market is changing radically as firms realise the value in harnessing technology to improve service and efficiency. Sophie has seen the sector evolve and brings with her a wealth of unique knowledge and skill. She will help ensure that our paralegals and junior lawyers are getting access to good training opportunities.”
Gould is joining to help F-LEX develop the business’ offering from paralegals to junior lawyers. She said: “I am passionate about supporting legal experts and the businesses they advise to work together to achieve the best outcomes. F-LEX proves that any sector can benefit from innovation – even one with traditions as deep-rooted as the legal industry.
For more information about F-LEX, visit https://flex.legal/