Our Co-founders


Dr Mimi Zou

Mimi is an English and Australian qualified lawyer with over 18 years of experience in law, technology, government and business.

She started her first business at the age of 18. She holds DPhil (PhD) and Master's degrees from the University of Oxford. At Oxford, she co-founded the Deep Tech Dispute Resolution Lab.


Tatiana Botskina

Tatiana is a Software Engineer with 5 years of experience and a Machine Learning Scientist with expertise in applied natural language processing.

Tatiana is completing DPhil in Computer Science at the University of Oxford. Also, she is ex-lawyer with over 7 years of practicing experience at top tier international law firms and in-house.


about deriskly

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Deriskly was founded by a team of machine learning and legal experts from the University of Oxford.

Deriskly was one of five inaugural game-changing lawtech ventures in the UK Government-backed Lawtech Sandbox Pilot. The Lawtech Sandbox Pilot has been designed to fast track transformative ideas, products and services that address the legal needs of businesses and society.

We were also part of the Alchemist Accelerator, the leading B2B startup accelerator in the world, with an acceptance rate of 2-3%.

We have been featured in a range of industry press, including the Law Society Gazette, Information Age, Fintech Times.

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