Andrew Katz receives prestigious Law and Policy Award at OpenUK Awards 2023
Moorcrofts Head of Tech and IP and CEO of Orcro Limited, Andrew Katz received the esteemed Law and Policy category award at the fourth OpenUK Awards Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony on 20 November 2023, held at the House of Lords.
The OpenUK Awards celebrate outstanding contributions within the Open Technology ecosystem across various sectors, including open source software, open hardware, open data, and the utilisation of open standards and open innovation. The Law and Policy category particularly acknowledges individuals making significant contributions within the Legal and Policy sector, encouraging and supporting Open Technology initiatives.
“We are thrilled to extend our heartfelt congratulations to Andrew Katz for his well-deserved victory in the Law and Policy category at the prestigious OpenUK Awards 2023! Andrew’s outstanding contributions in this realm, ranging from pro-bono efforts to strategically shaping open source initiatives, truly showcase British brilliance and excellence within the legal and policy domain.
His dedication to fostering innovation and openness within the legal landscape has not only set a high standard but has also contributed significantly to the growth and impact of Open Technology. Andrew’s ability to navigate the intricate intersections of law, policy, and technology is commendable and serves as an inspiration for others in the field.
As we celebrate this significant achievement, it is evident that Andrew’s work extends beyond individual success to positively influence the broader Open Technology ecosystem. His strategic insights and legal acumen have played a crucial role in breaking down barriers and encouraging the adoption of tools from open source ecosystems.
Well-deserved, Andrew! Your success is not only a recognition of your personal accomplishments but also a celebration of the broader impact your work has on the legal and policy landscape in the UK. Here’s to more innovation, collaboration, and excellence in the future!”