About Elyse Adams
Elyse specialises in IT and telecoms procurement and outsourcings, cyber security, and data protection, as well as corporate and commercial transactions for clients in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors.
Elyse is also Co-Head of our Allens Accelerate practice, our practice for startups, scaleups and high-growth companies. In this role she advises startups, scaleups, corporates and government around the intersection of innovation and technology, and assists clients on their digital transformation and technology-led innovation activities.
Elyse has particular expertise in payment technologies and systems – from traditional payment platforms to disruptive technologies such as blockchain – and co-authored the Allens' Blockchain Reaction Report.
Elyse was also recognised in the 2018 Lawyers Weekly 30 under 30 in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications category.