Building a world leading cloud practice – The press release
London, UK – (23rd December 2015) – RedPixie Holdings Limited (RedPixie), a world leader in Cloud based technology solutions, today announced that it has completed the transaction to acquire Cloudamour Limited, Microsoft World Wide Cloud Partner of the Year 2014. The combined organisation will deliver an unprecedented portfolio of innovative, highly scalable and performant products and services built using Cloud technologies.
In 2010, Simon Bullers founded RedPixie and for over five years, the company has focused on delivering its services and solutions to mid-market and Fortune 500 companies in the Financial Services, FinTech and Insurance sector. Continually innovating, RedPixie provides on-premises customers with a cloud-deployed alternative. RedPixie’s solutions help improve customer ROI, reduce risk and accelerate time to market. Making an early commitment to the Cloud, RedPixie has successfully implemented solutions to over 60 of the world’s leading brands.
Mitchell Feldman, Cloudamour’s founder and CEO stated, “This is an incredibly powerful and strategic deal as the technologies and services of the two companies are industry leading and are highly complementary.” Mitchell continued, “Our focus on the Microsoft Cloud platform and associated technologies including Hybrid and full cloud, means that as a joined up company we will be one of the largest Microsoft Cloud practices in Europe.”
Simon Bullers, CEO, RedPixie added, “In Cloudamour, we have found an incredible partner who shares our vision and drive for excellence. This strategic acquisition represents a unique offering where the combined strengths of both businesses will be leveraged to deliver more value to our customers across the globe. I am very excited to combine Cloudamour’s expertise and key talent with that of RedPixie.”
Dirk Anderson, RedPixie’s CTO, stated:
“The Cloudamour acquisition continues RedPixie’s expansion. The investment significantly increases our ability to achieve the scale required to deliver world class solutions to a greater number of customers. With a portfolio of Cloud, Enterprise Grade intellectual property and managed services, our industry leading management team will be continually focused on delivering industry-leading and game changing solutions that will disrupt markets.”
RedPixie’s executive board will be made up of Robert Godfrey (Chairman), Simon Bullers (President), Mitchell Feldman (CEO), Perry Dowell (CFO), Dirk Anderson (CTO) and Barry Shaw (Non-Exec Director). The 75+ staff will be located at the company HQ in Shoreditch, London and operational offices in Watford, Herts. Both sites will operate as centres of excellence and will demonstrate the ‘art of the possible’ through their world class customer immersion experiences (CIE).
Established in 2010, RedPixie is a true Tech City success story that has become famous for transforming the IT at some of the world’s biggest brands including three of the UK’s leading banks.
RedPixie is a multi-accredited Microsoft Gold Partner with a reputation of delivering a broad range of high value services including cloud strategy, data analytics and desktop engineering to mid-market and Fortune 500 customers.
Established in 2012, Cloudamour is a managed Cloud service provider that focuses on the Microsoft stack of Cloud services and adds an ITIL managed service wrapper to them.
Cloudamour is the Microsoft Global Partner of the Year 2014 for Cloud Packaged Solutions and have been recognised by Downing Street in recognition of their contribution to the IT sector.
Jake Chody – Marketing Manager