MCC today announced a new partnership with CGI, one of the largest independent IT and management consulting firms in the world, as the club’s official digital technology partner.
The agreement marks the beginning of a three year relationship that brings the expertise and insights of CGI’s professional IT and business advisory services to MCC, greatly improving the technology, systems, processes and data used by the club.
This important partnership will help MCC innovate and make technological advances in key areas including member-visitor interaction, excellent operational delivery, and commercial services.
CGI’s extensive IT skills and experience will help the club research and implement a wide range of technologies and systems in all aspects of its operations that will enable the club and the Lord’s as a venue to be a leading example of the adoption of To be technology, not just for cricket, but for all sports and stadiums.
“They have great people with a broad spectrum of IT and technology skills that MCC can access to drive critical projects for the next three years.”
Guy Lavender, Chief Executive & Secretary of MCC said: “I am excited about the partnership with CGI.
“They have an excellent reputation for delivering breakthrough innovation to their customers, and they have a great workforce with a broad range of IT and technology skills that MCC can access to drive critical projects forward for the next three years.”
Neil Sadler, Senior Vice President and Business Unit Leader for Financial Services and Greater London said: “We look forward to working together as MCC’s trusted partner, bringing our vast experience and proven innovation to the table to help them achieve their exciting long-term visions and digital goals.
“We are also looking for opportunities in future CSR activities with the MCC community team and the MCC Foundation – both of which are running excellent projects that we would like to be involved in through our consultants across the UK.”