MBN Solutions and Purple Management Consulting announce their Joint Venture; “Purple Vantage” and its acquisition of the intellectual property and methodologies of Consilium Analytics for the provision of advanced analytics […]

GDPR: life after the 25th of May.

So, you’ve mapped out a personal data inventory, you’ve raised GDPR awareness in your organisation and maybe you’ve even appointed a data protection officer. You’re safe in the knowledge that […]

Why CRM projects fail.

Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems are not a new idea. Businesses and organisations have been using these systems for several years now, in order to manage their relationships as effectively as possible with customers, but these systems are […]

GDPR Readiness: It’s not too late!

Here’s where to start. The GDPR deadline is approaching fast, May 25th 2018 is getting harder and harder to ignore. If you have only recently found out about the GDPR, or if preparation […]

Purple continues its success supporting clients in the Third Sector by appointing Clare Bennett as Principal Consultant

Following another year of exceptional growth, Purple are pleased to announce the appointment of Clare Bennett as Principal Consultant, heading up the Third Sector practice. Clare has worked in the […]

Why Customer Journey Mapping should be the first step of your Digital Strategy

It’s 2018. The commercial landscape has been irreversibly changed. First by phone lines, and then the internet, email, apps. People have developed an expectation to have anything everywhere and whenever […]

Purple announces the launch of DPO as a service (DPOaaS)

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25th May 2018 and Data Protection Officers (DPOs) will be at the core of this new legal and compliance framework […]

Competitive Edge through Privacy by Design

Why the move to GDPR may help disruptors to create new competitive advantages? The GDPR has, in some people’s opinions, exponentially increased the burden of ensuring privacy of personal data […]

Purple run, ride and kayak 105 miles for Great Ormond Street Hospital

Late Summer Madness? Early September 2016, we spotted the Rat Race ‘Coast to Coast’ event was imminent and decided we liked the look of it with its: 7 mile trail […]

Purple selected by The Institute of Directors as Strategic Partner

Purple are pleased to announce a new strategic partnership with the Institute of Directors (IoD). Supporting the organisations corporate strategy to improve operating efficiency and risk management. The partnership will […]

Purple secures its place on G-Cloud 9

Purple are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a place on G-Cloud 9, the UK Government’s cloud services procurement framework. Through the framework, Purple will be providing a […]

Purple to support Manchester Metropolitan University with their Student Journey Transformation Programme

Purple are pleased to announce a new partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University. The Partnership is to support the University on the development and delivery of their Student Journey Transformation Programme. […]

Purple and Triaster announce continued strategic partnership

Purple, an independent management consultancy and Triaster, a software company leading the way in business process management, have announced a continued strategic partnership. The partnership will combine Purple’s expertise in […]

Managing the Customer Journey – Feedback

Following our recent webinar ‘Managing the Customer Journey’ we reached out to those who registered to find out what were there main barriers to successfully mapping the journey and improving […]

GDPR – An Executive Primer on the Basic Principles

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is high on the agenda for many data professionals, but for some executives and users of customer data, there is a much lower level […]

Purple have been awarded a place on the Governments Digital Outcomes & Specialists 2 Framework

Purple are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a place on the new Digital Outcomes and Specialists 2 framework: a simpler, clearer and faster way to buy from […]

Bridging The Technology Skills Gap; 5 Key Benefits of Staff Augmentation

Implementing a business change such as moving to the cloud or delivering a new system is always a challenge. Often your current IT team is working to full capacity with […]

Three things to consider when selecting a Process Consultant

Every business leader knows that process is the key to keeping costs down, improving efficiency, pleasing customers and staying within the boundaries of regulation. But fixing broken processes or staying […]

Is the Public Sector more advanced in their “Cloud Transformation” then we give them credit for?

As part of our growth strategy, Purple has entered the world of Public Sector in order to advise specifically around business and technology transformation. My first job was to start […]

Purple and Verrazzano Capital successfully complete Business Intelligence Programme

Purple are pleased to announce the successful implementation and completion of a Business Intelligence Programme with Verrazzano Capital. Purple worked alongside Verrazzano Capital to identify key business challenges, select the […]

Is the iPhone iOS10 CallKit paving the way for businesses to ditch mobile contracts?

If your company have a Unified Communications (UC) platform such as Skype for Business or Cisco Jabber it is possible for your staff to leverage this system via their mobile […]


Attending the recent TechUK – Supercharging the Digital Economy and Microsoft’s Future decoded events I came away with an even greater understanding of how empowering the data within our business […]

Huddle Rooms – The Modern Workspace

What is a huddle a room? When it comes to working environments, many organisations are steering away from the traditional large conference rooms and moving towards the creation of smaller […]

Business Intelligence: Driving Value from Data Led Decisions

Business Intelligence was the number one technology priority in 2007, and according to Gartner, it will remain one of the top focuses for CIOs in 2017. So why are some […]

Purple renew partnership agreement with the CIOB to assist in delivery of membership transformation programme

Purple are proud to announce a continued partnership with the respected Membership body, the Chartered Institute of Building.  The partnership is to support the delivery of a new membership management solution […]

Financial Services: Journey To The Cloud

On July 7th 2016, the FCA announced new guidelines for the use of Cloud Technologies within Financial Services……and so what? Long overdue, the Financial Conduct Authority released guidelines to assist […]

Simon Adams joins Purple’s Board of Directors

Purple has appointed Simon Adams as Chief Operating Officer, joining the firm’s Board of Directors. Simon joined Purple in early 2015 as Head of Operations, where he has overseen the […]

What resources do you need for a successful office relocation?

What resources do you need for a successful office relocation? As Henry Ford said: “If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” Purple’s risk-free office relocation […]

Technology Planning for Moving Day

It’s time to put your office relocation plan to the test The process of planning a smooth and seamless office relocation should be well under way by now. You’ve taken […]

How to manage IT resources with an office move

More questions you need to answer as you assess your current IT assets It is well known that if you are asked what the three most important considerations in property […]

How to plan for an office relocation

So you understand the risks – what’s next? You’ve decided to relocate your business, and you are aware that this is one of the most challenging phases in the lifespan […]

The first steps for office relocation

So you’ve decided to relocate, what’s your first step? Businesses decide to move their location for all sorts of reasons. Maybe you need bigger premises – or smaller ones. Perhaps […]

How Purple makes sure Unified Communications works for you

Purple, an independent and impartial technological consultancy, is ideally placed to help your business adapt to the world of Unified Communications – even after the new systems have been implemented. […]

User Adoption – the key to a successful Unified Communications strategy

You’ve decided on a Unified Communications strategy. You’ve identified a business benefit to be gained from UC and formulated a plan that has matched technological innovation to your requirements. It […]

How to build your Unified Communications strategy

So, you have decided that your business can benefit from Unified Communications. You’ve tiptoed through the minefield strewn with all the different definitions of UC and identified the way in […]

What is Unified Communications – and do you need it?

It’s one of the most talked-about technology offerings in today’s business world. But is there real business value to be had from adopting Unified Communications? And, first things first… what […]

Financial Services – Part Five – When should I hire a CTO?

Financial Services – When should I hire a CTO? Alistair Sergeant, co-founder of Purple, shares some of his learnings from the 2016 European Hedge Fund Leadership Conference in Paris It […]

Financial Services – Part four – The Big Staffing questions

Financial Services – The big staffing questions Alistair Sergeant, co-founder of Purple, shares some of his learnings from the 2016 European Hedge Fund Leadership Conference in Paris   One of […]

Financial Services – Part three – The Cloud

Financial Services – Don’t Cloud the issue Alistair Sergeant, co-founder of Purple, shares some of his learnings from the 2016 European Hedge Fund Leadership Conference in Paris   Another item […]

Financial Services – Part Two – Cyber Security

Cyber security – look inside as well as out Alistair Sergeant, co-founder of Purple, shares some of his learnings from the 2016 European Hedge Fund Leadership Conference in Paris   […]

Financial services – Part One – Cyber Security

Alistair Sergeant, co-founder of Purple, shares some of his learnings from the 2016 European Hedge Fund Leadership Conference in Paris   I had the pleasure of sitting on the technology […]

So how good is your customer journey?

We’ve taken a long look at how to manage your customers’ journeys, but how do you know if your processes are efficient? Is there a way you can tell if […]

The different stages of the customer journey

  You’ve identified your customers, and you’ve defined the different groups they fall into. Now it’s time to look at the various stages of the journey they take when they […]

Managing the customer journey

  Click on the image to take a look at our latest managing the customer journey piece ‘Purple’s six-step guide to managing the membership/customer journey’ This whitepaper looks at the […]

The Customer Journey – It’s time to categorise your customer groups

The Customer Journey – It’s time to categorise your customer groups By now you have recognised the importance of managing your customers’ journey during their engagement with your organisation. You’ve […]

The first step in customer journey management is knowing your customer

It may sound simple and obvious to state that the first thing a business needs to do is understand who its customers are. But this action is surprisingly often overlooked. […]

Managing the customer journey – Why is it so important?

An organisation should aim to provide services and experiences that are relevant and valuable to all its customers, whether they are engaging with it for the first time or a […]

Purple move to new Headquarters in order to support exponential company growth

Leading UK based business and technology consultancy, Purple, celebrate an excellent second year of trading with 120% top line growth, new additions to the team and a strategic move into […]

5 Steps to Membership Growth

Purple align people, processes and technology for business success. As one of the UK’s leading business and technology consultancies, we have been providing virtual Business analysis, CTO and project management […]

Purple to Sponsor TAF Annual Conference 2015

Purple are pleased to announce their sponsorship of the 2015 Trade Association Forum Annual Conference. The TAF Annual Conference offers the unique opportunity to network and build business relationships with […]

Simon Adams joins Purple

We are delighted to announce a new member to the Purple team. Simon Adams joins Purple as an experienced change management professional with a strong background in project management, business improvement […]

Purple launches complimentary technology guidance workshop for both SME and Enterprise level businesses across the UK

Purple comes to the rescue following growing concerns that technology chaos is limiting business progress, growth and evolution. Purple, the UK’s most diverse technology consultancy business has made a strategic […]

Purple’s Co-founder judges FSTech awards for second consecutive year

Purple’s expertise in the technology Sector is endorsed with co-founder Alistair Sergeant being invited to judge FSTech awards for second year running. FSTech (formerly Financial Sector Technology) is one of […]

Is the role of a full time CTO in your Hedge fund becoming defunct?

HFM’s cover feature describes the business benefits of engaging virtual CTO services to manage your technology portfolio and overarching strategy within a Hedge fund. As a small to medium sized […]

Hedge Fund Start up Guide

Following our recent trip to Zurich to attend the Hedge Fund Start up Forum, we are delighted to introduce our guide on how Purple assists organisations starting up within the […]

Purple continues strategic expansion within the UK with new Thames Valley office

Purple, the UK’s most diverse technology consultancy business strengthens its position in the market by expanding to the Thames Valley. With a successful twelve months, Purple is set to achieve […]

Purple heads to Zurich for Hedge-fund Startup conference

Purple heads to Zurich for Hedge-fund Startup conference Purple, the UK’s most diverse technology consultancy business, is ready to head to Zurich to attend the Hedge-fund startup conference following strategic […]

Purple Finance sector capabilities

Discover Purple’s capabilities as we expand our practice into the Financial Services sector.   Download our Finance Sector brochure

Purple continues strong business growth with launch of Financial Services consultancy practice headed up by Alan Rae

Purple launch financial services consultancy practice Purple, the UK’s most diverse technology consultancy business, is pleased to announce the appointment of Alan Rae as the new CTO Head of Financial […]

Purple – Company Brochure

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Purple Launch Unified Communications Strategy Service

At the forefront of advising customers on what this really means in terms of business advantage.

Purple Launch New Consultancy Service in London

Purple will bridge the gap between client’s business vision and the technical decisions that need to be made to support this.

New Virtual CTO Service – Purple reveal’s new service offering.

Purple makes understanding a client’s business a priority and then translates this into a technology service to underpin the business objectives.

Alistair Sergeant announced as Judge for FStech awards

Purple Director – Alistair Sergeant announced as judge for FStech awards 2014. Now into its 14th year, the FStech Awards recognises excellence and innovation in the field of information technology […]