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The UK Government's national technology advisor, Liam Maxwell, is set to leave his role for a senior public sector procurement position at Amazon Web Services (AWS), reports The Register citing unnamed Cabinet Office sources.

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Companies: Amazon / Amazon Web Services
Countries: United Kingdom
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