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Anthony Borgese
Partner
I am a technology, telecommunications and data specialist. I have extensive experience assisting clients in their IT, cloud computing telecommunications and complex outsourcing and supply arrangements.
  • +61 2 9921 4250
  • +61 400 552 665

My practice includes reviewing and negotiating long term supply and outsourcing arrangements, vendor management, the internet, technology disputes and M&A transaction support.  I have been a driver of plain language drafting for many years and has assisted many clients with developing their standard agreements.

I am well versed in the requirements of RFP processes, especially when renegotiation requires competitive tension or a new supplier is engaged to replace an incumbent and dealing with relevant transitional services issues.

Career Highlights

My experience's includes advising:

  • Ausgrid on various procurement, cloud computing and supply arrangements, including with IBM, Dell, Fujitsu, Telstra and SAP.
  • HCF on various procurement matters, including with IBM and EMC.
  • NSW Trains on various procurement matters including catering supply services.
  • Toll dnata on the outsourcing of its Australian IT and Telecommunications Services to CSC.
  • AMP on various procurement and outsourcing matters including its group telecommunications agreement and its data centre arrangements.
  • NBN Co on various procurement matters.
  • Suncorp on its Managed Network Services agreements with Optus.
  • Helloworld (formerly Jetset) on its long term strategic partnership with Orbitz Worldwide Inc.
  • AIA Insurance on various ICP procurement matters including software licensing and hosting agreements and large implementation projects.
  • Lloyds Bank on various transitional services arrangements , data agreements and IT services agreements relating to the sale of its Australian operations to Westpac.
  • Asurion the global leader in technology protection services, in its arrangements with Telstra for the provision of the Telstra StayConnected Service.
  • Australian Turf Club on its arrangements to provide wifi to its customers at its racecourses, on its integrated POS System and general procurement terms.
  • TPG Telecom on its acquisition of AAPT.
  • Macquarie Bank on one of the country's biggest platform outsourcing deals when Perpetual outsourced the platform administration services for its Private Wealth Clients to Macquarie.
  • BPAY for many years, including advising on their IT and platform development projects.