MCA welcomes new member

The Management Consultancies Association (MCA) is delighted to announce that Hudson & Yorke has joined the association.

Hudson & Yorke specialises in providing large end-user organisations with Strategy, Sourcing and Governance services in the business-critical area of telecommunications and networks. It provides a comprehensive range of consultancy services covering the full lifecycle of any major telecommunications contract from pre-contract strategy to contract negotiation and service delivery.
“Hudson & Yorke views MCA accreditation as an important statement regarding the integrity, professionalism and maturity of our consultancy service offering,” says Harry McDermott, CEO of Hudson & Yorke. “We are fully aligned with the ethics and code of practice espoused by the MCA and we consider it important to demonstrate this through our membership. We were impressed with the depth of the MCA’s assessment of our business and the degree of rigour given to our membership application. We are delighted to have been welcomed into the organisation.”
MCA members represent around 70% of the UK consulting sector by fee income and membership has become synonymous with quality and professionalism in consulting. All members adhere to the MCA Code of Practice that provides the consultancy buyer with reassurance that MCA firms maintain the highest standards. The MCA also offers a wide range of activities and member services, and provides a platform for government and industry stakeholders and the media to engage in debate with consultants about wider issues facing the UK economy. 
“We are delighted to welcome Hudson & Yorke to membership of the MCA,” saysAlan Leaman, CEO of the MCA. “Management consulting is in the spotlight in 2010 and a major theme for us will be the value that consulting generates for clients and the economy as a whole. As the recession starts to recede and companies look to the future, it is great to see firms such as Hudson & Yorke deciding to join us and acquire the badge of quality provided by membership of the MCA.
“All our members adhere to our rigorous Code of Practice enabling buyers of consultancy to purchase their services with confidence. They also provide enormous support and input for our role as the representative voice for the industry.”
For further information, please email Hilary Downes or call 020 7321 4810.