Chief Executive Officer, Caravel Law
Stuart Wood is the Chief Executive Officer at Caravel Law, an innovative law firm with lawyers across Canada. He is the host of the firm’s “Business Decisions” podcast. Following his MBA at INSEAD, Stuart joined McKinsey & Company as a consultant where he served large clients across North America in a variety of industries, including software, financial services and legal. He then moved to Torys LLP to lead strategy, business development and marketing in the role of Chief Marketing Officer, and was part of the firm’s Executive Committee. Stuart was a founding board member of the Toronto LMA chapter. He also served as COO for AUM Law, another successful player in the new model legal services world. He is a past winner of the Marketing Initiative of the Year award from the Marketing Partner Forum, and launched the first iPhone application for a law firm, back in 2010. Stuart moved out of legal for a few years to found an innovative HR/technology company, and more recently, Stuart was the COO for Exact Media, leading the company through a successful Series A fundraising round, international expansion and the creation of several new business initiatives.