A TED talk speaker and member of the Forbes 30 under 30 list of the world’s best young innovators, Andrew Arruda is a visionary leader and communicator, who specializes in driving revolutionary change through a reimagining of technological and cultural processes.
Working as an attorney in Toronto, the center of the modern artificial intelligence revolution, Arruda foresaw early the impact that this new wave of technology would have on the legal profession and society at large. Arruda left his career as an attorney, cofounded ROSS Intelligence, and set to work recruiting and training the best team possible to change the world for the better.
An avid urban nomad, Andrew splits his time between Toronto, New York, and San Francisco.
Andrew electrified the crowd in Paris. Attendees had traveled from over 20 countries and enjoyed every minute.
— Thierry Wickers, Chair of the CCBE Future of the Legal Profession and Legal Services Committee
Andrew was the opening keynote at our AI conference and did an incredible job, Andrew left the audience both better informed and perfectly primed for the rest of the event. I was not surprised. I’ve seen Andrew keep audiences both large and small, on the edge of their seats. Andrew has that unique ability to simplify, clarify and magnify the important, yet deliver it with humor and a disarming manner. We can’t wait to have Andrew back!
— Chris Bentley, Managing Director & Co-founder Legal Innovation Zone Ryerson
Attendees from over 25 countries around the world benefited from Andrew's opening keynote in Prague which had everyone engaged and on the edge of their seat. Andrew's keynote set the pace for the rest of the conference and I'd highly recommend Andrew, he is fabulous!
— Jaroslav Kramer, Chair, Innovative Legal Services Forum
Andrew did a superb job of engaging the 300+ lawyers who attended our conference. The combination of his knowledge, energy, sense of humor and speaking skills transformed what could have been a pedantic speech into a captivating, enjoyable and educational presentation.
— Stephen E. Weyl, Chair, Tax and Securities Law Institute
I've had the pleasure to hear and speak with incredibly talented people throughout my career. Andrew is one of those rare talents that audiences love to watch and learn from.
— Daniel B. Rodriguez, Dean of Northwestern Pritzker School of Law
Andrew gave a dynamic, engaging, and inspiring talk in ignite (rapid fire) format to our LawWithoutWalls community of over 200 business lawyers, students, and entrepreneurs from around the world. Our community loved Andrew's energy.
— Michele DeStefano, Founder, LawWithoutWalls and Professor of Law, University of Miami
Andrew is a visionary leader that continues to transform legal technology and how law is practiced. Andrew thrills every audience he is in front of.
— Fred Headon, Chair of the CBA Legal Futures Initiative
It's no surprise that Andrew is in high demand. He is a leader in thinking about the direction of legal services delivery, and he brings passion, energy, and valuable insight to his presentations.