Rupert is the Legal Director at Faculty. He set up the legal function at Faculty and focuses most of his time on commercial contracts, data privacy, IP and governance. Rupert also serves as the Data Protection Officer and chairs the Ethics Panel. Before joining Faculty, Rupert worked as legal advisor for a range of technology and media companies from startups to multinationals. He has over 10 years of experience as a Legal Director. He is also the chair of the Oxford Blockchain Foundation. He studied Law at the University of Bristol and Theology at the University of Oxford.