The Top 20 Most Innovative Midmarket CIOs


Scott Bravi, CIO, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld

Industry: International law

Challenge: A major defense contractor client was looking to better manage its risk of exposure, automate a highly manual process and save time.

Innovation: Bravi and his team developed an IT solution that allowed data to be analyzed in real time, which allowed the legal services team to track and respond to potential issues quickly while also reporting up-to-the minute progress to help minimize exposure risks.

ROI: The solution helped the firm gain a strong competitive advantage, increased revenue from the client by 50 percent, boosted client engagement and provided faster process and reduced exposure.

Solution provider/vendor partners: Microsoft