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ControlCircle achieves 50% growth and appoints industry veteran as sales director

UK City company reaffirms growth in managed and cloud services and continues tech talent recruitment drive

The demand for mission-critical managed and cloud services has generated 50% organic growth for ControlCircle, a leading UK managed services provider.

The privately held UK tech firm, which has completed its fiscal 2012, plans further growth over the next financial year. This is underlined by its appointment of sales director Matthew Parker, previously UK sales and marketing director at Claranet and significant industry experience of working with service providers Reliance Globalcom and Energis.

This year's performance sees ControlCircle surpass the £20m revenue mark and produce strong year-over-year profitability growth by delivering capabilities to clients in financial and professional services, insurance, e-retail, recruitment and internet-based businesses. It is shortly to announce two significant enterprise wins.

"We are delighted to welcome some great brands to our portfolio this year and to see the continued investment in our managed services portfolio so well received," said Carmen Carey, CEO at ControlCircle. "Matthew will be a significant asset to our management team, and a key contributor to our two-year growth plan. We will also continue our search for dynamic individuals to join us, with experience ranging the spectrum of application development, networking and security, storage and data centre expertise."

"ControlCircle is well respected in the managed services industry, as the strategic partner to CIOs within many global internet-based businesses," said Matthew Parker. "I believe the strength of expertise combined with the personal level of service is what is driving growth today, and I'm delighted to be on board."

The company delivers managed and cloud services solutions globally and this year also marked the launch of Hybrix™, its enterprise cloud platform, and Max3000™, the comprehensive monitoring, management and client portal platform.

For further details of, or to apply for, the job opportunities at ControlCircle, please visit the website.

NOTES TO EDITORS

About ControlCircle
ControlCircle is a leading provider of managed and cloud-based services to enterprises and online businesses. It makes sure that its customers' business-critical applications are always available, performing, and evolving based on each customer's business dynamics. With ControlCircle managing the critical IT infrastructure and applications, customers can focus on growing their businesses.

@ControlCircle
www.controlcircle.com

For more information please contact Thea Hickman on 07872 464469 or email [email protected]

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