Staff spotlights: Raj Patel

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5 October 2021

The Arken team is expanding and we're thrilled to welcome our new Technical Project Manager, Raj Patel. Here's some more information so you can get to know Raj better...

Raj Patel, Technical Project Manager


When did you start at Arken?
September 7th 2021.
Responsible for:
Planning, monitoring, controlling, and executing projects.
Happiest when:
Spending time with my loved ones.
Where is your favourite place to be?
On holiday next to the beach/pool relaxing sipping cocktails.
Best place you've travelled to?
St Lucia.
Favourite line from a movie? "
I’ll be back"
If you could pick anyone, who would be your mentor?
Elon Musk.
How would you best describe Arken?
Arken.legal is a real pioneer in this sector so it is an exciting place to be. Everyone is so friendly and willing to help and no office politics.
This year I will mostly be?
Catching up with friends and family who I have not met due to COVID.
Anything that would surprise us about you?
I help run one of the most successful table tennis clubs in England as a Coaching Officer and have helped 3 children get into the England Squad in the last 18 months.
Top productivity tip?
Learn to prioritise tasks and tackle the hardest things at start of the day.
Something you learned in the last week?
What tests plans exists and how long it takes to run them.
If you could meet anyone, who would it be?
Sachin Tendulkar.
Why have you made the move into legal technology?
It’s an exciting new technology that is growing and I was looking for a new challenge.
What does a 4 day week mean to you?
Really motivates me - allows me to focus more on personal development and spend time with family.

Welcome to the team Raj - We're excited to have you on board!