Brendan Nelson

Brendan Nelson

Brendan Nelson is Axiom’s VP of Banking Solutions. Axiom is the world’s largest provider of tech-enabled legal, contracts and compliance solutions for large enterprises.  The firm’s unique solutions combine legal expertise, technology and data analytics to deliver work in a way that dramatically reduces risk, cost and cycle time. 

As VP of Banking Solutions, Brendan is responsible for defining and overseeing the deployment of Axiom’s suite of services aimed at financial institutions, as well as for supporting the development of the capabilities required to bring these offerings to market. Prior to this role, Brendan was a Senior Client Partner responsible for Axiom’s largest global banking relationships.

Prior to joining Axiom, Brendan was a Director of Client Strategy for Citi Global Markets. In that role, he was responsible for architecting Citi’s client strategy for fixed income products in North America. Before coming to Citi, Brendan was part of McKinsey & Co.’s Risk Practice, leading teams of consultants in the US, Europe, Asia and Africa focusing on banks’ strategic and operational regulatory compliance challenges.

Brendan holds law degrees from Columbia Law School in New York and The Sorbonne Law School in Paris. He received his undergraduate degree from Williams College.