Laurence McCarthy

Consultant, Russell Partnership Consulting

Laurence McCarthy

Laurence has developed his career within the Hospitality, Retail and Leisure sectors with a wide range of operational roles. Laurence joined the Partnership over 17 years ago supporting the operational aspects of the strategic business. He has been involved in delivering a wide range of client solutions from tactical procurement programmes, concept development, cultural change initiatives, leadership development, commercial modelling and overarching tactical planning.

Laurence has undertaken a number of interim management roles over the years, firstly as Head of Catering for London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) incorporating the integration of the Games Services team and the establishment of the operational requirements for all food/stadia operations. In addition Laurence took the lead for LOCOG to procure the Catering, Cleaning and Waste contracts across all venues for the Games. Following his success within LOCOG, Laurence supported the technical planning aspects for the Winter Olympics in Sochi 2014.

Laurence recently supported the establishment of a worldwide food deployment procurement programme for a UK government department, as well as providing operational advice for The Global Lounges programme for British Airways and building on his international portfolio with tactical procurement roles in Hong Kong. Laurence also leads operational and design project teams delivering multi sector client solutions within the UK and International Markets.

Laurence has worked extensively with a wide range of clients developing and implementing their strategies and change management programmes. Key clients have included: London 2012, Sochi 2014, AFOCH, Leidos, Hong Kong University, Renault Formula 1, Manchester International Festival, Museum of London, Queen Mary University of London, Manchester Metropolitan University, University of Leeds and Sussex.

Team

David Russell

David Russell

Founder and Chairman, The Russell Partnership Collection

Michelle Harbour

Michelle Harbour

Office of the Chairman, Russell Partnership Collection

Peter Russell

Peter Russell

Operations Director, Russell Partnership Technology

Charlotte Harbour

Charlotte Harbour

Innovations and Design Team Lead, Russell Partnership Consulting

James Nichols

James Nichols

Consultant, Russell Partnership Collection

Caroline Hawkins

Caroline Hawkins

Consultant, Russell Partnership Consulting

David Barry

David Barry

Consultant, Russell Partnership Consulting

James Johnson

James Johnson

Consultant, Russell Partnership Consulting

Peter Lucas

Peter Lucas

Executive Director, Russell Partnership Technology

Sue Creed

Sue Creed

Consultant, Russell Partnership Consulting

James Stanley

James Stanley

Consultant, Russell Partnership Consulting

Gabriele Miliani

Gabriele Miliani

Consultant, Russell Partnership Consulting

Neil Johnson

Neil Johnson

Consultant, Russell Partnership Consulting

Neil Stratton

Neil Stratton

Consultant, Russell Partnership Consulting

Gemma Margetson

Gemma Margetson

Administrator, The Russell Partnership Collection

Nicola Lafford

Nicola Lafford

Finance, Russell Partnership Collection

Heidi Anaya

Heidi Anaya

Head of Education, Russell Partnership Technology

Darren Moore

Darren Moore

Country Director (United Arab Emirates)

Chris Royle

Chris Royle

Research and Projects, Russell Partnership Consulting