SOLACE Enterprises

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Dear Sir or Madam,

Please provide information on when the Consultancy Solace
Enterprises has been used since 1997 by Hammersmith and Fulham Council for:

1. Recommending Senior Management for posts within H&F Council.

2. Salary scales for Senior Management within H&F Council.

3. Detail the salary level for the management position before Solace Enterprises became involved and the salary level after their recommendations were made and taken up for 1 and 2 above.

4.Detail which positions have been filled as a result of
recommendations by Solace Enterprises.

5. Detail the positions where salary changes took place on the recommendation by Solace Enterprises but the personnel did not change.

Yours faithfully,

T. Morgan

FOIRequests, Hammersmith and Fulham Borough Council

Dear Sir or Madam


I acknowledge your request received on 30 January 2009.

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Alison Ross-Dow
Senior Information Management Officer
London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham
Information Management Team/Finance & Corporate Services
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King Street
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Director of Finance & Corporate Services: Jane West

Bolger Val, Hammersmith and Fulham Borough Council

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