Our strong management team has extensive experience in the legal industry, natural language processing technology, and entrepreneurship. Having walked in our customers’ shoes, we understand their needs and are committed to their success.
Chief Executive Officer
As CEO of eBrevia, Ned Gannon drives the strategic direction of the company and is responsible for overall management. Ned brings a broad range of legal and business experience to the company. While practicing corporate law with Paul, Hastings, Janofsky and Walker LLP and LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae LLP (n/k/a Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP), Ned represented private equity funds, strategic investors, venture capital funds and startup companies in a broad range of mergers, acquisitions, financings and general commercial matters. Previously, Ned was the founder and CEO of Audible Auto, a startup company developing infotainment technology at the intersection of smartphones and vehicles. Audible Auto was selected as a semi-finalist in the 2011 Global Vehicle Innovation Competition and as a Best-in-Class finalist at the 2010 AutoVenture Forum. Prior to practicing corporate law, Ned worked in a sales and business development role at Survey Sampling, Inc., a privately-held company servicing the market research industry. Ned holds a law degree from Harvard Law School, a Master in Public Administration from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government and a Bachelor of Science from Boston College.
Chief Operating Officer
As a co-founder and COO/CFO of eBrevia, Adam Nguyen is responsible for the company’s strategy, product development, and finance, as well as its daily operation. Adam’s experience extends to founding Ivy Link, an education advisory firm with clients in the US, Europe, and Middle East, and serving as the Chief-of-Staff and Legal Officer of Vantage Properties, a 350-person real estate investment and management firm. In addition to operational management, finance and in-house legal experience, Adam has practiced law at the global law firms of Paul, Weiss and Shearman & Sterling, where he focused on private equity, hedge fund formation, and mergers and acquisitions — as well as at AQR Capital Management, a multi-asset investment management firm, where he helped to expand the firm’s products and managed accounts. He was a law clerk to the Hon. Judge Faith Hochberg, US District Court, NJ. Adam holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science from Columbia and a Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School. He has also studied at the University of California, Berkeley as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow in Public Policy and International Affairs, and at the University College London.
Chief Technology Officer
Jacob Mundt has extensive experience bringing innovative technology to highly specialized industries where accuracy and security are of paramount importance. Most recently, he led the Research and Development team at Outcome, Inc., a software startup focused on improving patient health outcomes through collection and analysis of clinical data from hundreds of hospitals. He designed and led the development of a secure software platform used in over 100 patient registries in 8 languages, and has also partnered with several top medical records vendors to implement standards for sharing electronic healthcare data. After Outcome was acquired by market leader Quintiles, Jake embarked on pursuing research at Columbia University on machine learning and natural language processing, two core ingredients to eBrevia’s technology. He holds a Bachelor of Science from Rice University and a Master of Science from Columbia.
Vice President of Innovation & Business Development
Alessia Bell is eBrevia’s Vice President of Innovation and Business Development, where she ensures that the company’s cutting-edge technology helps lawyers, investment professionals, and other clients work more efficiently, accurately, and competitively. She is responsible for the design and implementation of the company’s business development strategy, securing partnerships, and adapting products quickly to meet and exceed client needs. Alessia formerly practiced law at the global firms of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton LLP and Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, focusing on government enforcement of securities laws, international arbitration, intellectual property, and contract disputes. Most recently, Alessia was a legal analyst at The Hedge Fund Law Report, providing in-depth analysis of market trends and legal and regulatory developments impacting the alternative investment industry. Alessia holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from Stanford University, where she was elected Phi Beta Kappa, and a Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Harvard Law School. She served as law clerk to the Hon. Judge John C. Porfilio, US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.
Vice President of Client Relations
Sue Banerjee is the Vice President of Client Relations at eBrevia. In this role, she is responsible for interfacing with clients in the western half of the United States and Asia, ensuring that eBrevia’s technology addresses their needs. Sue also assists with the implementation of strategic partnerships and is involved with marketing and product development. Prior to joining eBrevia, Sue practiced law at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP and Vorys, Sater, Seymour & Pease LLP. Sue holds a Bachelor of Science from Georgetown University and a Juris Doctorate from George Washington University Law School. After law school, she served as law clerk to the Hon. Judge Richard L. Williams, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.