Anne Buan has extensive experience in public procurement and contract law.

Anne has extensive experience with Government procurement projects on both buy and sell side in the IT and technology sector and other sectors such as health. She advise clients on complex technology and other projects, including large IT development projects and digital transformation programmes involving cloud computing and Big Data.

She has been advising the Norwegian government in some of the largest public procurement projects in Norway. The combination of experience within IT and technology and procurement law makes her able to bring a real understanding of the factors which make a successful procurement.

As well as expertise in negotiation and strategical advise, her practice involves advising suppliers who are bidding for or delivering Norwegian government contracts, including advise on their bidding strategy from pre-market engagement to contract award and to challenge procurement processes.

Anne is one of the authors of the leading commentary on the Norwegian public procurement law published by Gyldendal.

CV

Experience

2019 - (t.d.) Associate Partner, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS
2015 - 2019 Senior Lawyer, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS
2010 - 2011 Deputy Judge, Fosen tingrett
2008 - 2015 Associate/Senior Associate, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS

Education

2007 Master in Law, University of Bergen
2006 In-depth studies in Company Law and EU law, University of Southampton

Appointments

2017 - (t.d.) Board Member, Zorrostiftelsen
2010 - 2011 Board Member, Advokatfirmaet Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS

Publications

Commentary to the Norwegian Act and Regulation on Public Procurement Thue, Buan et al., Gyldendal, 2018 (2. ed.)
Commentary to the Norwegian Act and Regulation on Public Procurement Thue, Buan, Røed Brun, Gyldendal, 2013 (1. ed.)