Thomas advises on digital technology licensing contracts and data protection compliance within our financial services and insurance group. He is a senior associate and IT sourcing projects lawyer, and Certified Data Protection Practitioner within our IT and tech projects team. He has been with us for over three years and was promoted during his second year.
He specialises in IT and large-scale technology outsourcing projects for insurers and their network of brokers, and public sector bodies and government agencies with their technology procurements and SaaS contracts. He works as part of the projects team to structure, manage and advise on large IT sourcing projects and complex pricing models, in addition to advising on related compliance areas including software licensing and data protection. Thomas also provides strategic advice to tech start-ups as part of our GROW programme.
Thomas has also operated as in-house counsel for Elekta Limited (health-tech), Ricardo PLC (automotive) and The All England Lawn Tennis Club (sports/commercial) and has therefore seen life on both sides of the fence. Clients particularly appreciate his strategic advice that gets to the nub of the issue quickly.