Local and regional authorities have been doing ‘more for less’ for years. Pressures, however, are continuously increasing with smaller budgets, increasing customer expectations, economic uncertainty and changing political landscapes, all the while digital solutions are continuously evolving.
We know your challenges
The journey of transformation and evolution is one that does not stop for your organisation or your people – and we will be here every step of the way.
From optimising your infrastructure, delivering a seamless experience for your customers, improving your service design and delivery, or getting the most out of the technology you have bought, we are a trusted partner. We do not just deliver technology but help you understand how to get the best value and return from your investment.
of councils have implemented digital services to allow citizens to interact with them online
of local councils in the UK already have an AI strategy in place
of local councils in the UK reported an increase in their IT budgets
Our Local Government experts
Get to know just a few of our experts with extensive experience of working with our Local Government clients.
Business Development Manager
As a Business Development Manager, Liam specialises in IT transformation within the UK’s local government sector. His extensive expertise and strategic acumen have proven instrumental in fostering innovation and efficiency for public institutions. Liam works closely with clients to understand the needs and challenges of local government and works as a trusted partner in the realm of digital transformation.
Strategic Director for Local Government
Sharna has been designing digital solutions to address complex public needs for nearly 20 years. During this time, she has delivered multiple digital transformation projects, published academic articles on e-Democracy, advised the World Bank on digital inclusion in service delivery, and designed a benchmarking framework assessing how digitally evolved local services are across Europe.
Business Development Manager
Karman is a Business Development Manager focusing on building strong relationships within Public Sector. She is passionate and inquisitive about digital transformations and the latest innovations. She enjoys helping customers solve complicated business challenges and gain maximum value from their services.
Thomas Day supports a variety of strategic customer accounts from London Unitaries to some of the UK’s largest Counties, advising them on technology solutions to support their organisational needs and maximising their impact to get the most from the investment.
“Hitachi Solutions have been very knowledgeable and supportive from the start of our engagement with them. They have stood up systems in short amount of time for the most urgent work that the Southwark Council has needed during both the Covid Pandemic and the Ukrainian Crisis. They have been diligent and continue to be in longer term projects and our day to day support.”
Pam Kaur, Application Analyst, Southwark Council.
Local Government news and insights
5 Ways AI is going to influence Local & Regional Government in the next 5 years
We’ll explore five ways AI is set to influence LRG in the next five years, showcasing this transformative journey.
Highlights from UK Gov Camp 2023
This year, some of our team members, who are interested in how the public sector do digital, attended the UK Gov Camp. In the three sessions, they covered topics of User-Centred Design, accessibility and leadership.