Duncan Pithouse is the head of the UK Technology Transactions and Strategic Sourcing group which comprises over 70 lawyers. He focuses on major outsourcing and implementation projects.

Duncan works exclusively in sourcing, outsourcing and technology licensing and implementation projects, with a particular focus on major IT and business process outsourcing in the banking and insurance markets. Duncan has advised on the outsourcing of various technology and business functions, such as AD/AM, infrastructure, middle and back office functions (such as claims management, underwriting, investment management and post-trade), procurement, HR and finance and accounting. He has particular experience in the use of cloud, and utility and platform deals, in financial services markets.

Duncan’s work often involves developing the contract structure together with the overall commercial construct including the charging model, implementation profile and supplier performance management regime, whilst maintain a clear perspective on achieving the overall deal objectives.