Dragon Piers Linney to turn up heat on Whitehall over fairer outsourcing to SMEs

by Victoria Thomason

28 Jul 2014

Mr Linney, co-chief executive at the cloud IT consultancy Outsourcery and a dragon on the BBC show for the past two series, has been asked to join the Government’s SME panel on which Infoshare MD Pamela Cook also sits.

He has been asked to advise on how small, innovative IT businesses can be helped to win government contracts, ensuring that they are not always divvied up among just the biggest technology behemoths.

Pamela Cook said “The SME Panel has worked tirelessly for 3 years for change in Government so it is wonderful to see that we can get support from the media and a high profile Dragon which underpins the belief that SMEs bring innovation and excellent value to the public purse”.

You can read the full article here:  The Independent