New partner for HCR brings experience of commercial success

New corporate partner Tom Bartley-Smith, who joined Harrison Clark Rickerbys’ leading corporate team this week, brings his own commercial success with him, he has spent the last four years as MD of successful commercial kitchen supplier Sprint Group.

Tom, who had considerable corporate law experience in firms in Worcester and Cheltenham before he took on the role with the Pershore-based firm, has also been a governor of Worcester Sixth Form College and a non-executive director of the Startin Group.

He said: “My experience with Sprint has been excellent, it’s been great to be part of such a success story. It has also been very good experience; I now know first-hand how clients feel when they get involved in a corporate deal.

“I look forward to being part of a very successful team at HCR, they are one of the region’s most active teams advising businesses, and I look forward to getting fully involved.”

Alison Scott, partner in HCR’s corporate team in Worcester, said: “Tom’s corporate expertise and experience, on both sides of the desk, so to speak, will give us useful insights; we’re delighted to welcome him to the team.”

Photo caption: Alison Scott and Tom Bartley-Smith