Defra group Commercial EU Exit Team

CSA19-Defra group Commercial EU Exit Team

Defra group Commercial (DgC) EU Exit Team was established in February 2018 to provide dedicated commercial support to the departments large and diverse EU Exit Portfolio of 55 projects, of which around 50% had commercial requirements.

During this period, a team of  around 30 commercial professionals has provided exemplary support across the portfolio working in close partnership with project colleagues, the team had to deliver a wide range of goods and services, many of which the department had no previous history or experience of procuring. As a result of an extraordinary team effort, all of the required services were successfully and compliantly procured in order to ensure that Defra was ready for all EU Exit scenarios and able to support its stakeholders, customers and wider citizens.