Our experience stretches back over 20 years and includes advising on some of the most complex and innovative outsourcing transactions undertaken anywhere in the world. We're an international and fully integrated team, making us uniquely placed to support you on global and pan-European transactions.

We advise you throughout the lifecycle of an outsourcing relationship, from the initial structuring of a deal through the procurement process to contract negotiation, transition and implementation. We have unparalleled expertise in advising on contract management issues and also regularly advise on re-tenderings and exit planning matters. 

We've advised major corporates across a variety of industry sectors, financial institutions and government departments, as well as a number of leading outsourcing vendors. 

Head of Group: Mark Leach in London.

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The team has excellent knowledge of the TMT industry and are quick to assemble teams with sector specific knowledge working across different time zones, while still appearing as one integrated team.

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Fast, good and on the spot.

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