Overview of digital transformation and key regulatory considerations for IT outsourcings.
An overview of the key issues facing regulated entities who are undertaking digital transformation and IT projects. Regulated entities have to consider an additional layer of regulatory requirements, and this briefing will look at the main areas which affect their technology contracts and resilience planning.
At the end of this session, delegates will be able to:
- Describe the principles of digital transformation
- Explain the overall regulatory framework for major IT projects
- List key contractual requirements and issues which commonly arise in negotiations
Alison Ross Eckford
Alison is a partner in the London commercial team of Mills & Reeve, specialising in IT/BP outsourcing, procurement, IT transformation and renegotiation projects.
Alison advises on all aspects of technology and commercial projects, supporting clients with the contracting process from end to end: strategy and procurement stages, drafting documentation, change management, re-negotiations, and ongoing lifetime support. These projects usually involve business critical systems and services where maintenance of performance is a key priority for clients.
Alison’s practice has a particular focus on the financial services sector. She has been recognised by the Legal Directories for her experience of leading projects for financial services clients who are implementing new technologies and transforming their business processes.