One of three founding members, HTS Group, along with Lampton 360 and Oxford Direct Services, launched the newly formed LATCo (local authority trading company) Network on Thursday 11th July 2019 at Coin Street in London..

Harlow Council owned HTS who was represented by their Managing Director John Phillips and was joined by Brian Keane (Harlow Council Managing Director) who together spoke about setting up HTS and the partnership that exists to provide services in Harlow and its successes. 

The summit was coordinated by Farooq Mohammed and his team from and opened by Michael Harrowven HTS non-executive chair and chair of the the LATCo Network which is the official representative body for Local Authority Trading Companies (LATCo’s) across the UK. HTS are proud to be part of the first membership organisation founded entirely by LATCo’s to provide a sector voice, and enable support to members delivering public services commercially.

Attended by approximately 80 people from across much of the country, the general view was that is was a resounding success with guest speakers and breakout sessions for presentations throughout the day!

Pictured: L-R Brian Keane, John Phillips