Robert Lyne

Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel, London, UK

Robert has over 10 years' experience working with high growth technology companies. In addition to his role as Chief Operating Officer, Robert acts as the Company's General Counsel and Company Secretary.

He began his career as a lawyer at international law firm Bird & Bird LLP in London. He has advised on over 60 venture capital financings in Europe and North America as well as multiple trade exits and IPOs, working with both company boards and investors to execute complex cross-border transactions.

Robert Joined Arix in 2017 from Touchstone Innovations plc where he worked with a number of venture-backed biotechnology companies, both private and public.

Robert has a BA from the University of Oxford and an LLB from Oxford Brookes University.

Rob is an experienced general counsel with particular expertise in venture capital having advised on over 50 VC rounds in Europe and North America as well as multiple trade exits and IPOs. Rob assists with all of Arix’s corporate and transactional matters in addition to acting as the Company Secretary. He sits on the board of Arix Capital Management and is the regulated entity’s CF10 and CF11.

Rob joined Arix from Touchstone Innovations plc and prior to this was an associate at the international law firm Bird & Bird LLP. Rob has a BA from the University of Oxford and an LLB from Oxford Brookes University.