Philip Morris Joins PA Consulting Group

By Pa Consulting Group, PRNE
Thursday, June 23, 2011

LONDON, June 24, 2011 -


PA Sourcing Team Grows by Over
50 Per Cent

PA Consulting Group is delighted to announce that Phil
has joined its shared services and outsourcing practice.
Phil is a leading figure in outsourcing and is a regular speaker at
industry events. His appointment will further strengthen PA’s
position as one of the leading shared services and outsourcing

Phil brings with him a wealth of experience. He was most
recently Managing Director of Equaterra Europe and Asia, the
American company that purchased Morgan Chambers in 2007. Prior to
that, Phil was CEO of Morgan Chambers, the largest specialist
sourcing advisory company in Europe. As a founder member of Morgan
he was a key part of growing the company from five people
at inception, to over 100 people in eight countries. He has worked
for clients in 26 countries across the globe, and across different
sectors including: consumer goods, banking, manufacturing,
pharmaceuticals, and telecoms. Clients include BP, UCB Pharma,
Rolls Royce, and Novartis.

Working extensively in IT and business process outsourcing
transactions, Phil has helped organisations improve their
businesses and exceed their goals and ambitions. As part of PA, he
will continue this work and help organisations utilise sourcing to
improve performance, as well as reposition extant business
relationships to provide the flexibility required in today’s
economic environment.

Jonathan Cooper-Bagnall, head of the shared service and
outsourcing practice at PA, said: “I am delighted that Phil is
joining PA. He brings a wealth of experience and insight which will
further strengthen our capability, and he will help us to continue
our work in leading the market’s thinking on shared services and

“We have seen an increase in sourcing related work and as a
result, are growing our team by over 50 per cent. We are hiring
industry leaders such as Phil Morris and Shaun Dunphy, who joins us
from Alsbridge where he was Senior Manager of the HR Shared
Services and Outsourcing Practice.”  

Phil commented: “The outsourcing market is constantly maturing
and organisations are looking for help to harness the benefit
sourcing/outsourcing and shared services can bring, not just at the
point of transaction or change but for the realisation of long-term
benefit.  PA is known for its excellent work in sourcing and I
am looking forward to joining such a client focused team. The
dedication to ‘doing the right thing’ for the benefit of clients,
coupled with the creativity and innovation that the company can
deploy, means truly innovative but totally practical solutions for
service and cost improvement.”


Notes to the editor

About PA Consulting Group

PA Consulting Group is a leading management and IT consulting
and technology firm. Independent and employee owned, we operate
globally in more than 30 countries and transform the performance of
major organisations in both the private and public sectors.

From initial idea generation and strategy development through to
detailed implementation, we deliver significant and tangible
results. We have outstanding technology development capability; a
unique breadth of skills from strategy to performance improvement,
from HR to IT; and strong expertise in communications, defence,
energy, financial services, government and public services,
healthcare, manufacturing, transportation and logistics.

For further information, please contact:Laura Hamblin on +44-207-333-6191 or email laura.hamblin at

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