Information Services Legal Team Head (US) at London Stock Exchange
Lola is a commercial, IP and technology lawyer working in the Information Services Division based at the London Stock Exchange Group in New York. The Information Services division provides an extensive range of real-time and reference data products, including Sedol, Unavista, and RNS, as well as access to over 200,000 international equity, bond and alternative asset class indices, through, FTSE Russell. Her team focuses on dealing with a range of legal issues including technology, intellectual property and commercial law.
Lola also supports the corporate M&A legal team on matters relating to the Information Services Division. Lola started her career in the Corporate department of Allen & Overy in London focussing on Technology Media and Telecommunications. She has spent the majority of her career as an in-house lawyer working in a range of businesses including satellite telecommunications, a technology start up and investment management. In 2012, Lola gained an MA from Goldsmiths College, University of London in Creative Entrepreneurship focussing on computer games and was nominated a “Creative Pioneer” in 2012 by The London Metro Newspaper.
She is passionate about education technology and in particular believes that all children should learn programming skills.