Exhibitors and sponsors

Find out more about exhibitors and sponsors at the Scotland Public Finance Conference 2018:

Scotland Public Finance Conference

Workshop sponsors

Hymans Robertson

Founded in 1921, we’re one of the longest established independent firms of consultants and actuaries in the UK. We have unrivalled experience of working with the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS, providing investment, actuarial and benefits consultancy to almost half of the LGPS funds. We pride ourselves on finding the answers that deliver the right outcomes for our clients through fresh and innovative ideas.

EY

Ernst & YoungEY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in capital markets and economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who deliver on our promises. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world.

Zurich Municipal

Zurich MunicipalAs a leading provider of risk and insurance solutions to Britain’s public sector, Zurich Municipal is experienced in helping customers identify and manage the risks they face. We fully understand the challenges organisations are facing in these times of change and our unique insight allows us to work with our customers to implement risk solutions that will help deliver long-term resilience. We are experts in continuity planning as well as dealing with major incidents and are committed to supporting our customers when it matters.

Student Conference Sponsor

Baillie Gifford

Baillie GiffordAn independent, Edinburgh-based investment company, Baillie Gifford has managed pensions for Scottish councils for 30 years and has sponsored the Young Professionals Conference for 20 years. Our long-term approach to managing our business and to investing your money has allowed us to add significant value net of fees and all other costs, making your pensions more sustainable and affordable.

Exhibitors

Capita Integrated Business Solutions

Capita Integrated Business SolutionsCapita Integrated Business Solutions (part of Capita PLC) is a leading provider of financial management software, e-procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations helping them to realise strategic cost savings and modernisation objectives. Over 30 years of industry experience allow us to fully understand the requirements of the public sector and to develop solutions that perfectly meet its requirements. 

Civica UK

CIVICA LogoSupporting the drive towards digital transformation and the need to minimise capital expenditure, FinancialsLIVE is fully managed and securely hosted by us. This means you no longer need to worry about having the technical infrastructure and expertise to keep your system up and running. FinancialsLIVE delivers all the key functions and is accessible any time and anywhere. Visit us on stand 17.

ELCOM 

ElcomAs the world’s first cloud-based procurement technology company, we at ELCOM have focused decades of know-how on pioneering flexible proprietary technology with one aim: to help our clients simplify, optimise and energise their whole supply chain. From e-Invoicing, to e-Procurement, to e-Funding, our expertise is rooted in decades of experience in simplifying IT complexity to meet customer needs. 

Evosys

EvoysysEvosys, an Oracle Platinum Partner with 10 years' experience, focuses exclusively on Oracle Cloud implementation and consultancy. Evosys have demonstrated an exceptional record in implementation for different verticals. 

Evosys is present in 18 countries including North America, Europe, the Middle East, Australia and Asia. Evosys have 400+ projects simultaneously with a dedicated Oracle Center of Excellence, and 900+ experienced Oracle consultants.


Federated Investors (UK) 

FederatedFederated Investors (UK) is the London office of Federated Investors Inc., one of the largest investment managers in the US with over £250bn* of assets under management. Specialising in FCA-authorised Qualifying Money Market Funds, Federated UK works with institutions covering several sectors, in particular the local authorities sector helping manage their liquidity cash flows and investments within TMP guidelines. Specifically designed for the secure investment of short-term cash, the Short-Term Sterling Prime Fund carries AAA ratings from Fitch and Standard & Poor’s. The Federated Sterling Cash Plus Fund, also AAA rated, is designed to provide secure management of longer-dated cash assets.

Hays Senior Finance

Hays Senior Finance Hays Senior Finance is part of Hays, the world’s leading global recruitment group. We are the main supplier of temporary, contract, permanent and managed service solutions across the NHS, central and local government, charities, social housing and the education sector. Our staffing expertise is designed to address your unique challenges and help you to successfully source the right finance talent for your organisation from accounts support, qualified accountants and project managers, up to director of finance/CFO level.

Link Asset Services

LinkOur client base for treasury management services and support for capital/revenue budget strategies includes local authorities, colleges, universities, leisure trusts, housing associations and health services, as well as other bodies such as Scottish Water and Transport Authorities, Police and Crime Commissioners and Fire Authorities. We run specific local training for senior management teams, finance officers and elected/board members, which supports in building long-standing successful working relationships. 

Oxygen Finance

Oxygen FinanceA technology and professional services solution that enables you to unlock value within the supply chain through paying suppliers ahead of contracted terms. 

Our clients consistently achieve excellent results through deploying industrialised Supplier Incentive Programmes, built around three fully resourced work streams.


RSM

RSMRSM is a leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services to middle market leaders, globally. With around 3,500 partners and staff in the UK and access to more than 43,000 people in over 120 countries across the RSM network, we can meet our clients’ needs wherever in the world they operate.


Scotland Excel

Scotland Excel is the Centre of Procurement Expertise for the local government sector. Established in 2008, we are a leading non-profit shared service funded by Scotland’s 32 local authorities. Our services are designed to help councils meet the twin challenges of reducing budgets at a time of increasing demand. Collaborative procurement increases efficiency and ensures money is saved to protect frontline services.

Technology One

TechOneTechnologyOne is one of the Commonwealth’s largest publicly listed software companies, with offices in Australia, the UK, New Zealand, South Pacific and Asia. For 30 years, we have provided powerful integrated enterprise software solutions used by more than 1,000 organisations.

Zurich Municipal 

Zurich MunicipalAs a leading provider of risk and insurance solutions to Britain’s public sector, Zurich Municipal is experienced in helping customers identify and manage the risks they face. We fully understand the challenges organisations are facing in these times of change and our unique insight allows us to work with our customers to implement risk solutions that will help deliver long-term resilience. We are experts in continuity planning as well as dealing with major incidents and are committed to supporting our customers when it matters.