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Rachel in 60 seconds

Rachel advises on government commercial transactions, specialising in information and communications technology contracts, including hardware and software acquisitions, enterprise wide licensing, transformation and renewal projects.  She is experienced in all aspects of best practice contracting in government and regularly advises on tendering and procurement.

Rachel's credentials include an extended secondment with Department of Defence's Chief Information Officer Group (CIOG) advising on IT contracts and leading negotiations on behalf of CIOG with some of Defence's top-tier vendors. She also worked in-house at the Department of Finance and has considerable experience advising in relation to the Commonwealth Procurement Rules, financial management legislation and procurement policies.

Rachel believes in the importance of legal advice that supports value for money in all government transactions, vibrant and productive working relationships with industry and high standards of probity.


Rachel's Recent Insights

Private sector submissions sought on ICT procurement

  • 25 Nov 2016

The Commonwealth's recently-formed ICT Procurement Taskforce has released a Consultation Paper today, Friday 25 November 2016, on the subject of the existing procurement rules as they apply to ...