Accelecor Ltd

Business, IT and Outsourcing management experience to meet your needs.


Accelecor was set up by Richard Swift in 2006.

Richard left PricewaterhouseCoopers in 2003 having been the CEO for their Business Process Outsourcing business across Europe since 2000.

Prior to that he was a senior partner in the PwC (and previously PW) Management Consulting practice with responsibilities for:

  • Risk Management across Europe (1998-2000)
  • Leading the PW Government and Utilities consulting practice (1995-1998)
  • Leading the formulation of the Firm's blueprints for consulting services in the areas of markets and customers, finance, costing, human resources, supply chain, and information technology (1991-1994)

His earlier career with PW encompassed a wide variety of consulting assignments around the world.

In between 2003 and 2006 he was Chairman and a founding director of Acuera Ltd and Acuera Consulting which specialised in the area of outsourcing IT applications support maintenance. The business was transferred to a major consultancy.

Accelecor specialises in:

  • Review and negotiation of Outsourcing deals
  • Contract and Business Case review
  • SLA/OLA development or review
  • Business/IT project management and review
  • Project resuscitation
  • Risk reviews

Accelecor believes that the key to all the above is:

  • Clarity of thought
  • Understanding of dependencies and success factors
  • Realism