Press Release

Chris Holme appointed as GC across Exigent and Bright Minds Capital Partners

London, June 23, 2020, Exigent, and BrightMinds Capital Partners are delighted to announce the appointment of Chris Holme as General Counsel, working across both organizations.

As a lawyer with more than 30 years’ experience, including working in a top 5 city firm, Chris will be assisting in the growth and development of both Exigent and Bright Minds Capital Partners, offering business solutions covering all legal, commercial, and regulatory matters.

Chris has vast experience in managing transactions and contractual matters across a variety of sectors from transportation to pharmaceuticals and healthcare, essential for his work with Bright Minds Capital Partners. His time spent in the fast-paced, highly competitive telecoms sector with Cloud9 Mobile Communications, now part of the Wireless Logic Group, will also prove vital to his work with Exigent.

Chris said: “I was a key partner in the creation of Exigent and I’ll be helping with all corporate matters, from growth and acquisitions to international contracting to dispute resolution and corporate governance. This is an exciting time for both organizations and I believe my strategic and pragmatic approach, coupled with my hands-on expertise, will work well for Bright Minds and Exigent.”

For more information or to set up an interview please contact

Andrée Beckham
Global Vice President, Marketing

About Exigent
Exigent is a legal technology provider and consulting organization that is breaking industry boundaries and raising the bar for data-driven decision-making. Through a powerful combination of technology, analytical thinking, and financial acumen, Exigent’s multidisciplinary team develops solutions to drive change in business, in the legal department, and beyond. Whether it is AI for contract management or supplying expert witnesses and litigation support through its Forensic Consulting and Medical Legal Services divisions, Exigent provides businesses with the questions and answers they need to make the most of the digital disruption. For information about Exigent visit

About Bright Minds
BrightMinds is a team of investors who want to change the way data technology is backed. As the bridge between angel investors and Private Equity, we have real-life experience of running businesses and intend to use that to helps start-ups who can turn the current digital revolution into commercial applications. Our cornerstone investor, alternative legal services and technology provider Exigent, brings over a decade of experience in international services and outsourcing industries, launching successful technology products, and managing the challenges associated with major global markets. For information about BrightMinds Capital Partners visit