Clutch Group Continues Global Expansion with Launch of Zurich Office
Gil Gruenberg has joined as Director to lead the Zurich office
November 5, 2014. ZURICH, CH. Clutch Group, an organization dedicated to delivering the professional services for law, is pleased to announce that it has opened an office in Zurich, Switzerland, significantly expanding the scope and reach of its services in Europe.
Clutch Group’s Zurich office will offer end-to-end eDiscovery, managed review and fact development services to help Swiss clients tackle large-scale global litigation and investigation matters and meet regulatory demands. Clutch’s presence in Zurich will help accommodate its growing relationships with Swiss clients and will more easily facilitate compliance with all Swiss and European data security requirements.
“Considering our primary focus as an organization rests primarily within the financial services and life sciences industries, this is a logical, strategic extension of our global footprint,” said Varun Mehta, VP of Legal & Compliance Solutions at Clutch Group.
“Switzerland is an ideal location that houses a wide variety of top global banks, insurance companies, and life sciences organizations. Our focus – as it is everywhere we operate – will be to combine our expertise, leading technology, and efficient processes to help clients tackle their most complex legal and compliance issues. An office in Zurich will allow us to work with our Swiss clients in a highly secure, expedient manner.”
Gil Gruenberg has joined Clutch as a Director to lead the Zurich office. Gil, who brings over 9 years of in-depth, multijurisdictional experience managing global investigations and cross-border compliance programs with multinational Fortune 500 companies, will be responsible for spearheading Clutch’s Zurich and EU client engagements. Prior to Clutch, Gil was Head of Legal and Compliance and Member of the Board of Directors at Loylogic for 4 years, where he provided critical legal, business, and organizational analysis during due diligence processes, asset acquisition initiatives, intellectual property enforcement, and corporate governance procedures.
“Clutch is renowned in the industry for its innovative and multifaceted approach to litigation and investigation matters and I have been following its strong growth rate for quite some time. When I learned that Clutch was opening an office in Switzerland, I jumped at the opportunity to join this motivated and talented team in order to contribute to its enormous success,” said Gil Gruenberg, Director at Clutch Group.
Tom Brock, a seasoned veteran in the eDiscovery and litigation space, has also joined Clutch as an Associate Director in the new office. Tom brings over 17 years of experience in litigation, eDiscovery, and legal technology to his new role. Tom was most recently at Espion, where he was a Business Manager in its eDiscovery & Digital Forensics Team. Over the course of his career, Tom has worked in a number of different capacities at Capital Legal Solutions, LDSI, KPMG, and Shearman & Sterling.
The opening of the Zurich office comes at a time of enormous growth for Clutch. In the past year, Clutch has grown over 100%, doubled its technology footprint, and expanded its global consultant and associate pools by over 30%. Clutch Group was recently recognized in the 2014 Inc. 5000 list as one of the fastest-growing private companies in America. Clutch was also voted as a Top Legal Outsourcing Provider and a Top Corporate Investigations Provider by the 2014 New York Law Journal Reader Rankings. In addition, Clutch was named a Leader in the LPO industry by NelsonHall and was chosen as a top legal services provider in IAOP’s Global Outsourcing 100 List.
About Clutch Group
Clutch Group has grown to a team of legal, technology and process experts in five offices across three continents. Clutch was built from the ground up to help General Counsels more effectively manage problems within Fortune 500 companies. Clutch combines its expertise in harnessing technology, implementing process and focusing on fact development to deliver risk-measured, cost-optimized solutions for clients. Clutch Group has been consistently ranked as a top provider by industry research as well as client satisfaction since its inception and has been recognized by industry authorities including NelsonHall, the New York Law Journal, International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP), Chambers Global, Frost & Sullivan, the Black Book of Outsourcing and Dun & Bradstreet. For more information, visit www.clutchgroup.com.