Barry Wong has joined Cap Gemini Ernst & Young as General Counsel for the UK & Ireland. Barry’s role will involve managing an established team of six in-house lawyers, sourcing and instructing external lawyers, providing legal advice and guidance to executive management and negotiating large scale, complex services deals. He will be based at the company’s UK HQ in Woking, Surrey.
Barry joins CGE&Y from IBM. He spent over four years at IBM where he provided advice on strategic outsourcing, systems integration, consulting, M&A and financing transactions, both in the UK and internationally and across all industry sectors. Prior to IBM, Barry worked at Norton Rose, Allen & Overy and Bristows and he has specialised in all forms of commercial, technology, corporate and banking law.
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The Cap Gemini Ernst & Young Group is one of the world’s largest providers of Consulting, Technology and Outsourcing services. The company helps businesses implement growth strategies and leverage technology. The organisation employs approximately 50,000 people worldwide and reported 2002 global revenues of 7,04 billion euros. More information about individual service lines, offices and research is available at www.capgemini.com