St Pauls House 23 Park Square South Leeds LS1 2ND
Richard specialises in technology related outsourcing and system integration projects. He has over 20 years' experience of providing clients with strategic advice and guidance on a wide range of large scale outsourcing contracts, covering in particular IT and BPO projects in both the public and private sectors. Richard provides clients with the benefit of his knowledge and experience generally in relation to technology sourcing projects, and specifically in relation to current trends and best practices in procurement and contracting strategy.
He is experienced in leading on the delivery of legal services for large-scale outsourcing projects and has significant experience of negotiating with leading technology suppliers such as IBM, SAP, Oracle, HP, Accenture, Atos, BT, CSC, HCL and Cap Gemini.
Also, he has advised Tier 1 suppliers (such as Accenture) on major technology projects and this experience has given Richard greater insight into the issues faced by suppliers, and how the better alignment of commercial interests is invaluable in developing an attractive commercial proposition. The benefit for clients is a balanced contract, which delivers a successful and transformative solution. He is recognised as a technology sourcing expert in Chambers and The Legal 500 directories.
Richard's experience includes:
Richard is a recognised figure in the technology law arena (with a Band 1 regional ranking in Information Technology) with top listings in the legal directories for at least the last 10 years. For example, Chambers & Partners entries include: