Epiq Systems Expands Asian Operations
26 Feb, 2013
Epiq Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:EPIQ), a leading provider of managed technology for the global legal profession, today announced the expansion of its presence in Asia following the success of its eDiscovery and document review services offerings in the region.
Since opening in 2009, Epiq’s Hong Kong office has seen its revenue steadily increase. Epiq is focusing on further Asian expansion, with a new office opening in Tokyo, Japan. The new Japanese office will offer end-to-end eDiscovery services, including consulting, forensics, collections, processing and hosting. Central to this expansion is the establishment of a new document review services facility with Japanese and other foreign language support.
Epiq Systems also announced the appointment of Scott Warren (pictured) as General Manager for the Japanese operation. Mr. Warren is a qualified attorney who brings more than 20 years’ experience of working in the legal, corporate and eDiscovery sectors in Japan to his new role at Epiq Systems.
“I am looking forward to deepening Epiq’s foothold in the Asian market, and broadening the range of solutions and services available to our customers,” said Mr. Warren.
“We are entering an exciting phase in the growth of our presence in Asia,” said Greg Wildisen, International Managing Director, Epiq Systems, “From the establishment of our Hong Kong office four years ago, to the opening of the document review services centre there last year, the operation has continued to grow at a rapid pace. Expansion into Japan this year demonstrates our commitment to providing our clients with international support to facilitate secure, compliant, cross-border data transactions and disclosure projects.”