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  • 2013

    2013

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    13th June: Purple was born.

    The business was ran by the 2 Founders for first 12 months.

    The first staff member was appointed by close of year 1 to support operations.operations

  • 2014

    2014

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    £1m revenue and 10 full time staff.

    Appointed by CIOB as a strategic partner to assist with transformation.

    We took our first office space in Chelmsford, Essex.

  • 2015

    2015

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    Moved into new offices, having outgrown our original space to support continued growth.

    Revenue grows by an additional 20%.

    Appointed by CEM to assist in transforming to UCEM.

    Alistair Sergeant, CEO, invited as judge for FS Tech Awards.

  • 2016

    2016

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    Headcount grows to 25 full time staff members and 30 associates.

    Purple launches satellite office in London.

    Paul Forrest appointed as Non Exec Chairman.

    GDPR product and service launched. 25 new customers successfully acquired for Purple to assist in preparation.

  • 2017

    2017

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    Purple scaled down from 25 to 2 staff members.

    Appointed by IoD as strategic Partner.

    Appointed by MMU as strategic transformation partner.

    Full-time office relocated to London City Centre.

    Purple repositioned away from IT consultancy to Management Consultancy, specialising in transformation.

    Cyber Security Practice Launched.

  • 2018

    2018

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    Began MBO process.

    Appointed by RIBA.

    Appointed by RBL.

    Relocated to new offices in Moorgate to support continued growth.

    Appointed by Markell to assist with transformation.

    Built RPA/AI practice.

    Insight and Analytics practice launched.

    Appointed by L&P.

  • 2019

    2019

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    Completed MBO - Year 0 on defining and scaling business.

    Digital Leader Summit launched.

    Cyber Supper Club launched.

    Alistair Sergeant, CEO, Finalist for Digital leader of the Year in the prestigious Tech Leader Awards.

    Appointed by EYA.

    New Management team and Exec board formed.

    Appointed by KCL.

    Transformation begins on services, markets and growth aspirations.

    Cyber practice expands in forensic work.

  • 2020

    2020

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    02/01/20 - Equantiis officially launched.

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