Nov 2017 – GCP completes investment in IT Consultancy The DMW Group
GCP completes investment in IT Consultancy The DMW Group
GCP today announces its investment in London based specialist IT consultancy DMW. This is the fifth investment in GCP Fund IV.
DMW supports its high-profile clients through exceptional consulting talent with a deep understanding of the technology and IT systems that underpin their business.
DMW was founded in 1989 and has been led by the current senior management team since 1994. It has a 25 year track record delivering complex, business-critical IT transformation projects.
DMW operates at the intersection of business and technology and is a specialist in supporting its clients across cloud, cost optimisation, data and security. These areas are increasingly important to ambitious public and private sector organisations delivering costs savings, data insight and efficiency from their IT services.
The business promotes an inquisitive and challenging culture of high calibre, experienced consultants and technologists who have worked across a variety of industries and technology solutions.
DMW’s senior management team are investing alongside GCP and will continue to lead the business post-completion. The investment is to support the team’s growth plan, expand the capability of the business, widen equity participation throughout the business and introduce an experienced investment partner with a strong track record in consulting and technology investing.
Christopher Dean, Managing Director of DMW
“At DMW we are passionate about delivering exceptional outcomes for our clients. The IT consulting market is experiencing rapid change with new technologies presenting opportunities and risks. At DMW we act as independent, trusted advisors to our clients and support them in managing technology change and achieving solutions that are suited to their needs and budget.
We believe that GCP is the ideal partner to help us to grow through ambitious recruitment and to invest in our service offerings. We are excited about leveraging their considerable experience of supporting growing consulting and technology businesses.
GCP has been supportive and collaborative throughout the transaction and we look forward to working with them in achieving our plans for the business”
James Blake, Managing Partner at GCP
“DMW has a specialist service offering and a long track record of achieving exceptional outcomes for clients, fostering a unique internal culture and being at the forefront of technological change.
We have been extremely impressed by the calibre of the management team and people throughout the business and we are delighted to be supporting them in this exciting next phase of growth”