Economic Expert – Utility Sector

Economic Expert – Utility Sector

The Competition and Markets Authority wishes to commission an independent economic expert for the purpose of enhancing its expertise in relation to utility sectors where firms are vertically integrated with a particular reference to the energy sector.

Reference number:PROC 028 – 2014

Deadline date:19/05/2014

This deadline is for…Close of Tender 12 Noon

Contract value: £10,000 – £20,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out:United Kingdom

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers?Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations?No

Name of the buying organisation:Competition and Markets Authority

Description of the contract

The Competition and Markets Authority (‘CMA’) wishes to commission an independent economic expert (‘the Expert’) for the purpose of enhancing its expertise in relation to utility sectors where firms are vertically integrated with a particular reference to the energy sector. In particular the CMA seeks to strengthen its understanding of the importance of vertical integration to both downstream (retail) and upstream competition (generation). The Expert will be expected to assist the CMA staff in developing and testing the relevant economic analyses and evidence.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

79400000Business and management consultancy and related services

79310000Market research services

79300000Market and economic research; polling and statistics

Additional information

Contract type:Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement?No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding?No

Contract will be awarded based on:Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract:21/05/2014 – 30/06/2014

Who to contact

Contact nameChander Vasdev

Organisation nameCompetition and Markets Authority

AddressVictoria House, Southampton Row, London, WC1B 4AD

Telephone020 3738 6124

Extension number:

Fax

Web addresswww.cma.gov.uk

How to apply

Please follow instructions given in the tender document.

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