Who we are

Our people

We are proud to have some of the best recognised talent in the market. Our consultants have current and hands-on experience working on both the demand and supply side of outsourcing and include experts in sourcing strategy, due diligence, transformation, change management, benefits realisation, risk management, regulation and compliance.

Our core strengths lie in having a deep understanding and practical experience of the complete transaction life cycle coupled with a drive for developing long lasting partnerships and delivering optimal results. Our yardstick for success is the success and satisfaction of our clients.

Our UK office and headquarters is situated in the City of London in the UK, and we also have regional offices in Benelux and the Nordics. Please don’t hesitate to contact any of our local teams who would be delighted to assist you.


Robert Morgan

Director

Extensive experience gained in the City of London during the privatisation and deregulation in the late eighties and early nineties working with The London Stock Exchange, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Grenfell and others. Outsourcing was in its infancy but Robert was one of the first to recognise its transformational potential for businesses and government. He worked on the UK’s then largest deal with the DHSS followed by BP globally.

He established Europe’s premier outsourcing advisory Morgan Chambers plc in 1994 and went on to grow its influence into a truly global sourcing brand. Co-founder of Burnt Oak Partners in 2009 the company deploys unique approaches to halve the time for building businesses cases, speeds formal processes and decision making without any extra risk. Robert is responsible for marketing and business generation.

Email Robert at robert.morgan@burntoak-partners.com.

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Anders Svensson

Partner

Over the years Anders has held several senior leadership positions both in Business Development/Sales & Marketing and Delivery, mainly within WM-data, Logica and lastly CGI Sweden. For three years in the mid-nineties, Anders upheld a role as VP Business Development Sweden at EDS.

With his long experience in successfully established outsourcing engagements Anders has been instrumental in building up WM-data/Logica’s outsourcing business in the Nordic region with his involvement in numerous successfully completed outsourcing transactions both in the private as well as public sector. Anders has also had the responsibility for a number of M&A transactions and JV setups, leading WM-data’s initiative to create a “Nordic Computer Centre” which resulted in the setup of NCM (Nordic Computer Management) together with DMdata in Denmark in 2002. Anders has also carried out several assignments as Non-Executive Director on the Board of Directors in companies listed on the Swedish Stock Exchange, with activities within the Security/IT/Online Gaming industry sectors. He has also participated in various Senior Advisory networks in the outsourcing industry.

Anders has almost 30 years’ experience of successful outsourcing engagements both directly and indirectly through his team leadership and coaching skills. His deep understanding of what really matters and works for a long lasting sustainable outsourcing relationship, together with his extensive professional network and knowledge of the different cultural aspects within the Nordic region, will be a valuable asset for Burnt Oak Partners and its Clients in the Nordic market.

Anders holds an MSc of Economics and Business Administration from the University of Linköping and a degree in Executive Leadership from the Stockholm School of Economics.

Email Anders at anders.l.svensson@burntoak-partners.com.

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Billy Carlzon

Partner

With 25 years’ experience from the outsourcing industry, Billy has an unrivalled contact network from his work with medium and large-cap clients in the Nordics.

In 1993 Billy joined EDS where he played a key part in establishing EDS in the entire Nordic region, including expanding the Swedish business into banking and real estate areas. Billy left EDS in 2002 as VP and a member of the Nordic Executive Management Team with the responsibility for Sales in the Nordics.

In 2002 Billy was recruited into the Accenture Nordic Leadership Team where he acted as the spokesperson for the company’s outsourcing efforts by expanding the outsourcing business in Accenture Nordics, and driving the division’s marketing campaigns. During his time at Accenture, Billy was instrumental in the substantial annual growth in Accenture Nordics outsourcing, before joining IBM in 2009 as VP Business Development IBM Nordics.

With extensive experience in supporting and closing major outsourcing contracts, Billy has joined Burnt Oak Partners in 2014 with the aim to expand the company’s presence in the Nordic region.

Billy has an MSc from the Linköping Institute of Technology, a DMS in Marketing Management and a Financial Management Programme IMD.

Email Billy at billy.carlzon@burntoak-partners.com

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Johan Askervi

Partner

For the last 15 years, Johan has held various consultant and management positions in the outsourcing industry, where he focused on the structuring and execution of large IT and BPO deals in Sweden and the rest of Europe for large and multinational entities.

As an experienced Sourcing Advisor since 2008, Johan has represented firms such as EquaTerra, Burnt Oak Partners and PA Consulting Group. Prior to providing advisory services Johan focused on executing and managing large international outsourcing deals representing providers as well as buyers of outsourcing services.

Johan has personally supported and been responsible for over 20 outsourcing engagements. His engagement covers across the whole end-to-end lifecycle – Sourcing Strategies, Sourcing and Selection, Transition and Transformation and Governance – which gives him the experience to provide key insights, as well as practical advice on all aspects of outsourcing to clients in the Nordic market.

Johan holds an MSc in Economics and Information Systems from the University of Borås and an MBA from the University of Gothenburg.

Email Johan at johan.askervi@burntoak-partners.com

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