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Benjamin Roach

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
Cannon Place
78 Cannon Street
United Kingdom
Languages English

Ben is an Associate in our Technology and Media team.  He advises clients on a range of non-contentious technology and media matters, including technology procurement and development, advertising, emerging technologies, and software-as-a-service and traditional software licensing. 

Prior to joining CMS, Ben has also spent significant time working in house, including to the Digital & Data Protection team at Aviva, and the Future Media division of the BBC.

Outside of work, Ben can normally either be found at the cinema, or out on a run while listening to the latest episode of his favourite Podcast.

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Relevant experience

  • A multi-national aerospace company on its IT arrangements, including a re-tendering of its outsourced IT services and business critical design software.
  • A FTSE 100 insurer on its digital marketing agreements, including traditional display advertising and targeted marketing using offline data.
  • An AI insurtech start-up on its contractual arrangements with various traditional insurance companies.
  • A financial services industry body on its blockchain software for solution for the collection & dissemination of fund related data, including contracts with the developer and end user terms of use.
  • Various clients on their digital identity propositions, including an established high street company and an identity start-up.
  • Co-chair of a joint TISA & techUK Working Group on Liability and Trust relating to Digital ID.
  • A leading private bank on the roll-out of its financial aggregation service using open banking technology, including commercial contracts and end user terms of use/privacy policy.
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Memberships & Roles

  • techUK.
  • Society for Computers and Law.
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  • 2015 – LPC, University of Law.
  • 2012 – LLB, The University of Sheffield, Sheffield.
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