Alison Ross Eckford
Alison specialises in non-contentious IT/BP outsourcing, procurement, IT transformation, and renegotiation projects.
Alison just owned this project from start to finish. There was that consistency to her approach and she never let anything drop.
Senior Sourcing Manager - Major UK Infrastructure Client
Alison exceeded my expectations on this project. Alison was always there when we needed her, she was very flexible, and I knew that she was going to be there and respond quickly. It was always a good response.
IT Procurement Lead - UK Retail Bank
Alison was excellent, very good and very professional. I could not have asked for much more to be honest. She was turning complex documents around in a very timely fashion. She was always available when we needed her. I knew what her diary was like at the time and she always had time for us as her client; that was stand out for me.
IT Programme Director - UK Retail Bank
I was really impressed with Alison Her speed of turnaround, her responsiveness, and in dealing with challenging people. It was demanding and she dealt with it all very well.
Senior Legal Counsel - UK Retail Bank
She works regularly on sourcing projects where clients are exiting incumbent suppliers and transitioning to single or multiple new suppliers, often in relation to business critical systems and services where maintenance of performance is a key priority. Alison has a particular focus on projects within the financial services sector.
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