Mirus IT, the long-standing Milton Keynes-based, managed services provider is now part of the IT Lab group.
This acquisition sees Mirus IT join Perspective Risk (acquired May 2017) and Content & Code (acquired in September 2018), in a business that now serves 890+ managed service clients, with a combined turnover that exceeds £75m.
Making the announcement, IT Lab’s CEO, Peter Sweetbaum said: “We are delighted to welcome Mirus as part of the IT Lab group. Mirus is a company which we have admired and grown alongside in the managed services space for many years now. Mirus has a 17-year history of excellence in client service as evidenced by its growth over this period and trust among not only its clients, but the marketplace generally.
By coming together, we are able to help Mirus’ clients benefit fully from Microsoft’s 3 Clouds and the transformational capabilities of Dynamics; SharePoint; Teams and Power Apps in addition to Mirus’ Office 365 and Azure offerings. IT Lab’s cyber security services, including our award-winning Security Operations Centre and Penetration Testing services will also provide Mirus’ clients with increased options in an increasingly security focused world.”
Paul Tomlinson, CEO of Mirus today commented: “In early 2019 we reviewed our long-term strategy and felt our clients’ needs and the industry were changing rapidly. After thorough review we felt that the right way to address this was to join a larger organisation who had the range of additional skills our clients needed and of course the same approach to providing an exceptional experience when delivering service.
During the 17 years I have been running Mirus I have kept a close track of other technology providers and IT Lab are a provider I have always respected and paid close attention to. I’m incredibly pleased and excited to be joining such an amazing organisation who share a very similar culture to our own.
We believe the breadth of skills within the IT Lab group will allow us to address our clients changing needs and provide exciting long-term career opportunities for myself and our people.”
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