We do business in highly competitive markets. One of the primary reasons for our continued success is our decision to work with best-of-breed partners and to incorporate partnering into our operational strategy.
Our strategy is to ensure that we have strong and flexible partnership arrangements whereby the best of breed partner supplier is integrated into one overall solution. These partners within our products and services have included companies which encompass most of the leading global consulting firms and many of the leading technology or business process outsourcing companies. As part of our strategy we rarely commit to exclusivity with any one partner; in order to retain our ability to select the most appropriate partner for each client's needs.
Our aim is to combine our skills to deliver a solution that support our clients' ambitions. We evaluate potential partners on the basis of: