Sir Nigel is currently Global Co-Chairman of DLA Piper, one of the world’s largest law firms, with a turnover in excess of US$2.5bn, and offices in over 30 countries across the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East.
Sir Nigel previously held the position of Global Co-CEO and Managing Partner at DLA Piper for nearly twenty years, taking the firm from its UK regional origins to the global business it is today. Sir Nigel is a Visiting Professor at Sheffield University and also the first Chairman of the Prince's Trust International.
Richard Taylor, CEO of Lumi, said: “Sir Nigel has a wealth of experience in growing and developing global businesses and we are excited about the expertise he can bring to Lumi as we continue our international expansion. Sir Nigel’s credentials speak for themselves and he will bring new ideas and knowledge that can help us drive our growth into new sectors and markets.”
Sir Nigel Knowles said: “Lumi has some great technology which is already being used by major corporations all over the world. During my career I’ve had the opportunity to help companies develop their international footprint and I’m very excited to have the opportunity to support Lumi as it continues to grow.”