SGP Consulting (UK) Ltd

North East SME joins the G-Cloud Government framework

Press Release   •   May 28, 2014 10:32 BST

After opening an office in the North East just four months ago, SME Software Company SGP Consulting is winning new business and employing more staff for its Newcastle Upon Tyne office.

SGP Consulting (UK) Ltd has been successfully trading for 5 years and sustained a high growth strategy since launching from an office in Swindon. SGP are an IT consultancy and software development company with clients ranging from SME to PLC. Recognised by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) as a high growth company with potential, SGP has received multiple rounds of growth funding from UK Government to support sustained growth and expansion.

G-Cloud is an online marketplace for IT suppliers to offer their services to the public sector for commodity based cloud services. 

Derek Groves, Business Development Director at SGP Consulting said “the G-Cloud framework is a tremendous opportunity for enhancing Government procurement of Cloud based software, mutually achieving new opportunities for SME software companies and providing best value for public IT expenditure.  Being awarded a contract under the G-Cloud framework is a significant achievement and is representative of the high quality services being provided by SGP to the public sector and beyond.”

G-Cloud sales up to the end of March total £175,479,562.12, 60% of total sales by value and 59% by volume, from all reported G-Cloud sales to date, have been awarded to SMEs
80% of total sales by value were through Central Government; 20% through the Wider Public Sector.

“Significant North East contract wins and sustained growth of both current and future projects has enabled us to continue to recruit and double our office space here in Newcastle within 6 months.  Being from the region makes me personally very proud of what the North East IT industry is achieving and continues to inspire our growth.” says Steve Purvis, SGP Consulting's Managing Director. The Newcastle office located in the Newburn Riverside estate is currently recruiting for experienced Software Developers.

NB Sales data is published by Crown Commercial Services and can be found at https://digitalmarketplace.blog.gov.uk/sales-accreditation-information/.

For further information, please contact:

SGP Consulting on 0191 580 0330 or email info@sgpconsulting.co.uk


SGP Consulting (UK) Ltd has been successfully trading for 5 years and sustained a high growth strategy since launching from an office in Swindon. SGP are an IT consultancy and software development company with clients ranging from SME to PLC. Recognised by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) as a high growth company with potential, SGP has received multiple rounds of growth funding from UK Government to support sustained growth and expansion.