The move is part of a trend for collaboration within individual industries. The oil giants have set themselves a target of three months to develop and implement an XML standard for exchanging North Sea oilwell data for a variety of business processes. Chris Harris-Jones, consultant at analyst Ovum, said organisations would increasingly get together and agree business standards for XML.
Harrison Beale & Owen will (HB&O) have a new chairman and managing director at the helm for 2017
Satvir Bungar promoted to managing director in the mergers and acquisitions team
Carolyn Brown appointed as the first head of client legal services practice RSM Legal
The established building and heritage restoration company has ceased trading following the loss of major tenders