DWF makes key leadership hire from Freshfields
DWF has appointed Anup Kollanethu as its first chief executive of managed services. He joins from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer where he has served as chief of business operations.
As director of Freshfields’ legal and business services center, which opened in Manchester in 2015, Kollanethu is credited for the creation of over 700 jobs at the hub since its inception.
DWF chief executive Andrew Leaitherland commented that the firm hopes for Kollanethu’s expertise to help it make a “sustainable platform for future growth.”