Tag Archives: advisory

PeopleTec Wins MDA Engineering Advisory, Assistance Services Contract

PeopleTec has won a potential five year, $33.6 million contract to advise and assist the Missile Defense Agency on engineering, technical and management of MDA’s international programs. The Defense Department said Tuesday that PeopleTec will also support systems engineering efforts for the Ballistic Missile Defense System designed to help protect U.S. forces and allies …

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Army Picks Mission1st to Help Migrate Enterprise Systems; Richard Zareck Comments

Mission1st Group has received a five-year, $35 million task order to support the transition of the U.S. Army’s enterprise systems and develop an integration schedule for all of the service’s enterprise information systems initiatives. Mission1st’s workforce will provide information technology advisory and assistance services to support the Program Executive Office Enterprise …

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Deloitte, Cloudera Launch Joint Financial Analysis Offering; Ashish Verma, Tim Stevens Comment

Deloitte and Cloudera have partnered to offer customers a financial analysis tool designed to help industry fulfill capital analysis and review requirements. The offering incorporates accelerators meant to centralize data selection, data quality, variables conversion, and data ingestion and management, Cloudera said Wednesday. Leveraging Hadoop through Cloudera Enterprise, the financial …

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Lynne Doughtie Elected KPMG Chairman, CEO

Lynne Doughtie, former head of KPMG LLP’s advisory business, has been elected to the roles of chairman and CEO at the accounting and consulting firm, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. Michael Rapoport writes Doughtie will begin her five-year term on July 1. She will succeed current chief executive John …

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Deloitte, Verizon to Integrate Cyber Offerings for Enterprise Clients; Mike Denning Comments

Deloitte and Verizon Enterprise Solutions have forged an alliance to combine their offerings in a move to help customers respond to cyber threats. The companies will integrate Verizon’s computer forensics, incident response and investigation services with Deloitte’s cyber risk advisory services under the partnership, Deloitte said Tuesday. “With our combined capabilities, …

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Deloitte, Syndefense Form Intellectual Property Advisory Services Team; Hisao Yamasaki Comments

Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory Co. Ltd. has partnered with Syndefense to provide intellectual property advisory services to customers. The companies will collaborate to build up intellectual property monetization and defense strategies, Syndefense said Monday. Hisao Yamasaki, CEO of Syndefense, said the partnership aims to help clients achieve business goals through consulting …

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Jones Lang LaSalle to Advise Gemalto on Real Estate Mgmt; Vincent Lottefier Comments

Jones Lang LaSalle has signed a deal to provide real estate advisory and consulting services to digital security technology provider Gemalto. JLL will support Gemalto’s asset disposal, leasing and site redevelopment transactions worldwide through the agreement, JLL said Tuesday. “Our experience of working with Jones Lang LaSalle for the past …

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Vincent Pagano Jr. Appointed to L-3 Board of Directors

L-3 Communications has named Vincent Pagano, Jr., former partner at Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett LLP, as one of its board of directors. Pagano brings 32 years of portfolio experience as a corporate lawyer at Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett where he led the firm’s capital markets and public company advisory practices and …

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Deloitte Merges With HST, Grows To 34 Africa Countries

Deloitte has opened a new office in Ethiopia’s capital after signing a merger agreement with accounting and advisory firm HST. The new office in Addis Abada marks the first partnership of the professional accountancy services firm in the country and grows Deloitte to having a presence in 34 African countries, …

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