SJ Berwin boosts CMT team

SJ Berwin has hired consultant Stewart White from communications company Bell Pottinger into its communications, media and technology (CMT) team.

White is the former group public policy director at Vodafone and worked on the mobile phone company’s acquisition of German operator Mannesmann in 1999.

The SJ Berwin team recruited head of outsourcing David Meredith earlier this year and promoted commercial and technology specialist James Gill to the partnership.

The CMT team also hired outsourcing senior associate Andrew Sutherland from energy company EDS in May.