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Petra Arends-Paltzer

Managing Partner – Davos Digital Forum

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Managing Partner – Davos Digital Forum

Dr. iur. Petra Arends-Paltzer is an experienced banker and lawyer with a PhD in copyright law. She has worked as an in-house lawyer and banker for international banks such as UBS and JPMorgan. She is the co-founder of the conference “Swiss Legal Tech” www.swisslegal.tech and founder of Davos Digital Forum www.davosdigitalforum.ch, an annual Think Tank event. She is a frequent guest speaker at international tech meetings and a jury member in Legal Tech competitions and Hackathons.  Author of a bestseller book “Digital transformation + Legal Tech”. 2018 she received the award “Woman of Legal Tech 2018”. She lives in Switzerland and has her own advisory practice “rechtdigital” www.rechtdigital.eu