December 31, 2013
Combined entity offers enhanced capabilities and greater value for money to European development clients
HTSPE Ltd. has agreed to join forces with DAI, a global development company with corporate headquarters in London and Washington and project operations in 70 countries worldwide.
Based in Hemel Hempstead in the United Kingdom, HTSPE is currently implementing 200 projects around the world for clients such as the U.K. Department for International Development, EuropeAid, and the World Bank, in technical areas including climate change, land tenure, governance, education, and monitoring & evaluation.
“This combination brings our European business to a scale that offers significant benefits and complementary capabilities to our core clients in the international donor market,” said DAI President and Chief Executive Officer James Boomgard.
“We are delighted to be teaming up with DAI,” said HTSPE Executive Chairman David Timmins. “In DAI, we have found a growth-oriented partner with a strikingly similar culture based on professional excellence, uncompromising integrity, and a commitment to make the world a better place.”
DAI was advised in this transaction by The McLean Group, LLC.
DAI President and CEO Jim Boomgard has been appointed to serve a two-year term on the United States’ Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid (ACVFA). The committee consists of leaders in the international development community who advise the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and other U.S. Government agencies on development policy.Read More