Capita Advisory Services, the management consultancy arm of the Capita Group, has strengthened its private sector team with some key appointments to broaden and deepen its financial services expertise and meet increasing demand for its services across the private sector.

Capita Advisory Services expands private sector team as footprint in financial services grows

Mike Powell joins as account director, retail banking. He brings a wealth of experience having previously worked as head of financial services and director of consulting at CSC, where he provided consultancy services for JPM Chase and Barclaycard. Anita Bradshaw will lead the sales effort for investment banking. Anita also joins from CSC, where, among other things, she created a new credit derivatives pricing model. In addition, Anita has more than 20 years’ experience in a range of roles spanning investment and commercial banking with a number of international financial institutions, including CRESTCo, Deutsche Bank and Standard Chartered.

Commenting on the investment, Alan Dawson, Commercial Director said: “We are doing innovative work across a number of disciplines including banking, insurance, retail and automotive. This year we have added a number of household names to our portfolio including HSBC, Egg and M&S Money. Our investment in the team supports future growth plans, which include a move into the telecoms and retail space as well as continuing the development of our existing markets.” read more