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A history deeply rooted in the digital landscape

Our story

As a software development company, our history is deeply rooted in the digital landscape, meaning we bring decades of experience to every project.

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Founded as NETbuilder Limited

1999

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First enterprise customer: Citibank

2002

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First £1,000,000 per annum. Customer: HMRC

2003

Best Execution Software Ltd

Acquired Best Execution Software Limited

2007

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Built and sold the largest digital media network in Europe for Royal Mail
2010

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Started the NETbuilder Academy
Sold RSP Gateway to the London Stock Exchange
2011

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Sold the NETbuilder Academy 

 

2015

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Founded NETbuilder Digital

2016

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Founded The Software Institute & TSI Corporate Services Ltd

The launch of SkillsNow

2021

Observability

  • Grew the largest observability practice in the world
2023

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Named Cribls Global Professional Partner of the Year
2024

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Energy

When everyone brings high energy to the table, it creates a dynamic atmosphere where creativity thrives.

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Empathy

Empathy is our guiding principle and we extend it to our clients and colleagues. Understanding the challenges and perspectives of others fosters stronger relationships and collaboration.

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Enjoyment

Enjoyment is the culmination of our efforts and we celebrate successes and find fulfilment in our work.

“Going through the training is brilliant. Not only do you get to meet loads of different people with unique life experiences, but getting to then work with them on client project is great support.”

 

Una, Consultant
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Our culture

We foster a sense of belonging and provide additional support to our employees through our societies, communities and networks. These include: 


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logo-it-girlsIT Girls is a network designed to empower and support women in technology roles.

 

Meet the team

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Tony Lysak

CEO

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Alan Banks

Managing Director

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Bob Harvey

CTO

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Camilla Harvey

Marketing Director

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Allegra Seymour

Women in IT Advocate

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Stuart Bowell

Head of Observability

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Harriet Trundle

Head of Defence

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Gareth Davis

Head of Learning

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Murray Baum

Managing Partner - Australia

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Destiny Hartley

VP Customer Success

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Jim Mongillo

CRO - America

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