Horizon-backed DigitalSpace is excited to announce the appointment of Neil Muller as CEO. Neil brings a wealth of highly relevant experience to the organisation, together with a track record of driving significant growth and transformation latterly as CEO of Daisy Group plc and previously as MD of Computacenter.
Simon Hitchcock, Managing Partner at Horizon Capital said “Neil is a proven and talented CEO who brings a strong track record of delivering organic growth in the IT services sector to Timico. In the same week we are pleased to have completed the acquisition of 25sevenIT which is the first acquisition from a strong deal pipeline.”
Geoff Neville, Chairman of DigitalSpace said: “I am delighted to welcome Neil to the Board and help us achieve our strategic goals. He brings a wealth of experience and has a tremendous track record.”
Neil Muller said: “I am honoured and excited to lead DigitalSpace through its next phase of strategic development. I look forward to working closely with my new colleagues, in order to help DigitalSpace’s customers take advantage of managed service and cloud opportunities within this exciting digital era.”
DigitalSpace has also announced the acquisition of 25sevenIT, an IT managed services provider as part of its strategy to become the UK’s leading independent Managed ICT and Cloud Services company.
The multi-million-pound investment will bring new opportunities for DigitalSpace and the customers of the enlarged business which offers end to end solutions which span national core network connectivity, ICT managed services, digital workplace, security and cloud.
London based, 25sevenIT has a blue chip customer base with a particular focus on the hospitality sector which will further strengthen DigitalSpace existing footprint in the sector. Further, it brings proven consultancy and cloud capabilities to complement the managed services it provides to its customers.
Neville continues: “DigitalSpace helps ambitious businesses to unlock their potential with the use of the right technology – and this acquisition marks an exciting development in the continued evolution of the business. 25sevenIT has an excellent pedigree as an established provider and we are delighted to be adding its knowledge and expertise to our business.”
Mark Hanson, MD, 25sevenIT, said: “I’m really looking forward to working with DigitalSpace as we can now embark on delivering the best for our customers in end to end managed services and cloud solutions.”
25sevenIT is an IT provider that partners with businesses and their teams, aligning technology to help firms reach their business goals. It is 25sevenIT’s job to ensure that a company has the technology solutions and resources it needs to be productive, efficient and successful. 25sevenIT is a Microsoft Gold Partner, providing everything from remote and onsite support to cloud migrations, cybersecurity and EPOS management, tailoring its solutions to meet every business’s unique requirements and high expectations.