Scott Farrell

Financial Markets & Systems Partner KWM law
Scott Farrell

Renowned for venturing into unchartered Pillars of the Community waters, Scott Farrell is co-chair of the Australian Government’s Fintech Advisory Group, led Australia’s review into Open Banking which made the recommendations being implemented as the economy-wide consumer data right and was named one of Asia’s top-10 most innovative lawyers by the Financial Times. Farrell transcends the title of lawyer. He works in partnership with leading national and international financial regulatory bodies and financial institutions to develop new financial market infrastructure, create new financial structures and products and even draft new laws.

Farrell and his team developed their own smart contract. Titled the DnA Smart Contract, it is an innovation that converges artificial intelligence with human intelligence in a way that creates real value for clients.  Farrell’s team also recently co-authored the smart contracts whitepaper for the international derivatives markets “Smart Derivatives Contracts – from Concept to Construction”