Risk management firm Consilio appoints new UK Managing Director

25 September 2018 Consultancy.uk 3 min. read
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Risk and legal services consultancy Consilio has announced the appointment of James MacGregor as a new Managing Director to its UK wing. MacGregor will take charge of sales, client delivery and internal operations in Britain, as the firm looks to bolster its offering in the region.

Consilio is an international specialist n eDiscovery, document review, risk management and legal consulting services. The company supports multinational law firms and corporations using innovative software, cost-effective managed services and deep legal and regulatory industry expertise. With their extensive experience in litigation, HSR second requests, internal and regulatory investigations, eDiscovery, document review, information governance, compliance risk assessments, cybersecurity, law department management, contracts management, legal analytics, paper discovery and digital printing, as well as legal recruiting and placement, Consilio and its global family of companies, Advanced Discovery, Altep, Millnet Document Services and Legal Placements, operate offices, document review and data centres across Europe, Asia, and North America.

As it looks to broaden its offering in the UK wing of its network, Consilio has announced that James MacGregor has joined the firm as Managing Director in charge of the sales team. The role sees MacGregor responsible for further building out Consilio’s UK presence, growing global accounts, and expanding into new regions with both new and existing clients.MacGregor will report directly to Meredith Kildow, Managing Director and Senior Vice President of Global Revenue Organisation.

Risk management firm Consilio appoints new UK Managing Director

MacGregor brings more than a decade of forensic technology and document review experience to the company, having fulfilled similar roles on either side of the Atlantic. Prior to joining Consilio, MacGregor was a Senior Consultant at Inventus and Vice President of European eDisclosure Services at FRONTEO USA.

Before this, he held the position of Client Relationship Director at the world’s fifth largest audit and advisory firm, BDO, overseeing business development for the Forensic Technology Services Practice in New York and London, from the company’s office in the Big Apple itself. MacGregor is also the founder of the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists’ (ACEDS) UK chapter, currently sitting on the board and is responsible for chapter membership.

Commenting on the new arrival, Meredith Kildow said, “As our client’s multijurisdictional needs for eDiscovery, document review, risk management, and consulting services expand, it is increasingly important for us to provide deep expertise, insights, and relationships between international markets. James brings strong sales, marketing, and client relationship management expertise in both the US and UK markets, which will be beneficial in driving cross-border business development.”

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