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Projects and procurement team; projects; local government.
Partner, involved with EU public procurement, UK tendering legislation, Best Value and State Aid. Work covers the broad interface between the public, private and third sectors, especially in the delivery of new ways of providing public services. Areas covered include major regeneration projects in neighbourhoods and districts; academies and trust schools; social enterprise and the NHS; office accommodation and transformation of central services; leisure and public health; streetscene and community based recycling services; and tackling worklessness. Nationally recognised as an expert on sustainable procurement, especially social issues and clauses, targeted recruitment and training.
Trained Pinsent & Co; qualified 1989; partner Anthony Collins Solicitors 2000. Publications: 'Achieving Community Benefits Through Contracts'; 'Total Efficiency and Best Value Manual'; 'Public Sector Plc'; 'Community Benefits in Procurement Report'. Director of the Nehemiah Foundation, which works with local organisations in supporting and training regeneration workers. Director of REalliance Community Interest Company.
Abbey High School, Redditch; King's College, London (LLB Hons, AKC).
World music, real ale, football, walking.
Local government; Project finance (including PFI); Public sector