Raquel started her career in law firms but soon realized the passion for in-house work and direct contact with the business units. Coming from an exciting technological environment at one of the biggest Portuguese telecom companies, Raquel arrived at Farfetch with a great desire to be involved in tech projects. Allying her passion for Privacy and Data Protection with true interest for Tech, Raquel started to get involved with technologic and data-driven projects and initiatives. In the span of a year, Raquel became the main legal contact for most of the software agreements and initiatives for Farfetch global and other group companies.
Contribution to Legal Tech
Raquel helps her team and internal clients in embracing new and exciting technological projects whilst being legally compliant. At Farfetch, Raquel started with Portuguese clients, but within two years, she began managing all of Farfetch’s software agreements and keeping track of legal and business developments. Raquel also works in privacy and is one of the key points of contact. She also assists with other areas such as Customer Service, and trains new members of the team, who are starting their way in the legal field, particularly in tech.