Niall Roche

CTO, UCL School of Management

Niall Roche is the CTO at UCL School of Management and Lead Technologist for Innovation Entrepreneurship at UCL Engineering. Niall provides tech mentorship to UCL spin-out companies and companies based at IDEALondon and Rainmaking, and previously StartupBootcamp’s IOT accelerator. Niall teaches as part of the UCL CBT executive education programme and is involved in DLT projects in the real estate and fashion areas. Niall has recently joined Mishcon de Reya to work on DLT projects in the real estate and construction areas, most recently he was involved in building the network to support the first UK residential property transaction to be recorded on a DLT as part of the HMLR Digital Streets project. Niall is part of the Accord Project, an open source platform for Legal Smart Contracts, where is participates the real estate and construction working groups and is also part of the London tech advocates legal blockchain working group.
Previously, he worked as a Software Engineer, CTO and consultant for a number of startups building telecom solutions and mobile app software for mobile network operators, banks and airlines.