Expertise

Damon advises on commercial and outsourcing transactions including IT, BPO, infrastructure and managed service projects in Financial Services, Energy, Retail and Telecommunications.

Recent experience includes:

  • leading the AG team advising HSBC on the development of a mobile first digital offering, HSBC Kinetic.  Damon led the multi-disciplinary team which supported the bank providing a full range of advice including commercial, IT, regulatory, data protection and IP.  The AG team worked alongside the HSBC Kinetic project team following agile methodology
  • a FTSE 100 energy company on the procurement of a new cloud based billing solution for the business.  Damon led the team on preparing the draft contracts and then supporting the business on selecting and negotiating with bidders
  • a FTSE 100 company on reviewing and advising on elements of its existing IT contracts including with Oracle, Microsoft and IBM
  • a group of three major banks on UK based pilot exercise for a cash management solution for business users 
  • advising a consumer goods FTSE 100 company on purchasing and supply agreements arrangements in Africa for the primary raw material for its products
Year Qualified
  • 1995
Education
  • Law – Trinity College, Oxford University 1991
  • College of Law, Guildford
Professional Memberships
  • The Law Society