Sydney technology and telecoms firm Gilbert & Tobin has formed a strategic alliance with niche technology company CyberResearch.
The alliance will help Gilberts to provide clients with risk analysis services and due diligence. CyberRes-earch's East Coast operation will be housed within Gilberts. The company provides a risk analysis and due diligence service for the investment community. Silicon Valley Bank is a major shareholder, the managing director of which, Larry Lopez, is also CyberResearch's non-executive chairman. "The alliance will increase our expertise and extend our multidisciplinary offerings," said Gilberts managing partner Danny Gilbert. "In what has proven to be a turbulent year for the technology sector [this] offers our clients a thorough understanding of the risk and return involved."