At this event, our panel discussed how the Government has taken account of the interests of the services sector in Brexit. They also considered how to ensure the UK services sector is best placed to benefit from both the UK’s future relationship with the EU and the opportunities that Brexit offers

The Government spends £284bn on private companies, charities and voluntary organisations which deliver goods, frontline public services and back-office support. The UK pioneered the outsourcing of public services, but recent failures in probation and prisons, alongside profit warnings from suppliers, have renewed debate over outsourcing.