Summary case studies of some of our projects
We engage in a variety of client assignments...
Racing Post CTO Interim Management
After completing a Technology Strategy Review we worked with the Racing Post and Exponent Private Equity to undertaken a change transformation programme, in the capacity of Chief Technology Officer running a large function of both UK and offshore resources. Other interim resources like programme managers and chief developers were also deployed to increase pace of change.
The outcome was a handover of a new set-up to permanent CTO after 12 months.
Assessment and Cloud Migration
Market Tech are combining Camden Market’s iconic real estate assets with digital technology to deliver a world class living, working, retail and leisure destination. DrPete completed a full review on the IT department to assess its readiness against strategic growth and co-developed a plan to develop cloud based productivity using the Google Office Suite and Intranets.
Technology Effectiveness Plan
AsianLogic is one of the largest gaming and betting conglomerates based in Asia but with expanding business sites across the world. DrPete undertook a group-wide review of their IT operations looking at technology, people and processes in Gibraltar, Israel, Taiwan and the Philippines. The outcome was a restructure of the way agile software is developed and international resources are deployed to improve efficiency.
IT Due Diligence
We were brought in to review the IT systems of Cobalt Ltd, a global recruitment agency. The due diligence review provided a risk priority report to the executive management team allowing them to work more efficiently around the globe using cloud hosted systems
We implemented a full technology refresh for Anthony Green and Spencer, developers of Arsenal's Emirates Stadium. Infrastructure and modern cloud based technologies were implemented using Google Suite for security and GDPR compliance.
The solution also allows for a local backup on-premise so even if cloud systems fail, information is always to hand.
Software Development Review
We carried out a systems review for Source, a specialist research business for the consulting industry. This allowed them to work collaboratively in the cloud and from around the globe. We also provided software development mentoring on the bespoke, in-house core systems to reduce risk and increase scale.
DrPete Technology Experts undertook a review to help outsource the IT function of Steljes Ltd, a large UK technology distributor.
Staff, systems and IT operating platforms were all brought into a new company to improve efficiency and effectiveness.
Racing Post Technology Review
Racing Post is a national daily newspaper and content provider supplying sports and horse racing enthusiasts with up to the minute information. After a recent investment by Exponent Private Equity we were asked to undertake an independent review of IT operations. The outcome was an IT transformation programme and accelerated tech roadmaps.
SBOBET is a huge online bookmaker. The in-house software team based in Singapore sought help from DrPete with setting about more effective processes and procedures that helped enable more efficient scaling of the business.
The outcomes included smoother processes, better documentation, refined technology roadmaps and security enhancements.
Technology Change Projects
The Office Group is the fastest growing serviced office group in Europe with over 30 Buildings tens of thousands of members.
We have undertaken several technology projects for the group to enable them to grow by leveraging technology. Our work includes create innovative mobile and customer facing solutions as well as advice on back-office and accounting systems.
Elite Moving Systems sought help with a systems specification and selection process to replace an ageing operational system with more effective technology. Through surveys and user group analysis, a selection of product candidates was invited to demonstrate their products.
We worked with the internal teams to provide an independent assessments and help with programme planning.
Technology Assessment - ECI Partners
ECI Partners is along-standing private equity group headquartered in the London.
We were asked to review a technology refresh proposed by one of their investments. Outcomes included an action plan to reduce risk including involving more dedicated resources, greater testing and enhanced planning.
Dahabshiil is an FCA registered international funds transfer company. It operates 24,000 outlets and employs more than 2,000 people.
We undertook a review over two continents, gauging the complexity of operations where communications systems are constrained by local infrastructure. The outcome was new technology roadmap and adapted business processes.