Mark has advised on numerous public and private sector procurements, and deals where Mark has led include:

  • The International Airlines Group Hybrid Cloud digital transformation project (including deals with vendors including Oracle, TCS, IBM, BT and Atos);
  • National Grid's ADAM framework establishment
  • The MoJ Future IT Services procurement (acting for preferred bidder Lockheed Martin)
  • The Pensions Regulators Employer Compliance Regime competitive dialogue
  • Mark has acted for Ofsted for ten years, originally engaged for Ofsted's competitive dialogue procurement for Early Years Inspection Services and latterly advising on cloud strategy, re-procurement strategy, web site redesign and other commercial matters including the creation of template contracts for the regulator
  • Mark acted for QCA and QCDA from 2006 to its closure. Originally engaged for the "Minerva Project" for the QCA to establish the new Diploma for vocational study, and latterly advising on a range of commercial and IP matters and on the commercial aspects of closure and transfer
  • Mark led a team of 100 lawyers in consortium with PwC and Landwell for the Cabinet Office's Admin Burdens Reduction Project: the first baselining of the administrative burden represented by UK legislation