Press Release: WeDo welcomes 50 strong digital team to the group
The group is currently formed of 10 businesses that offer complementary services, from business financing to HR. WeDo: Digital is the latest service line expand the capabilities of the group, offering digital know-how including innovation, design, development, and support.
WeDo: Digital co-founders Luke Pilfold-Thomas and Lee Turver, tech entrepreneurs with a combined 30 years of industry experience, are bringing their current digital capabilities into the WeDo: Business Services family by joining forces with Mark Lindsay (CEO) and his team.
The partnership will expand the group offering of WeDo, providing new and existing clients with access to a wider scope of business support services, including bespoke software development, right through to Office 365 and corporate networks.
“To date, WeDo has offered a range of business services like Finance, HR, Payroll and back office services, but there has always been a gap in their profile for digital solutions to support their clients.” explained Luke Pilfold-Thomas.
“Lee and I have a background in development, delivering bespoke enterprise software, websites and mobile apps. We have known Mark and the team at WeDo for a while, so when we were looking for the next step in our growth, it made sense to align together.”
Lee Turver went on to add, “our experience covers a number of sectors and industries; recruitment, banking, financial services, e-commerce and more. However, our ‘bread and butter’ is delivering enterprise-grade software solutions to our clients. With our combined knowledge, we can make great things happen. We are also looking to work with people who have great digital product ideas, and a business plan in place, to develop and bring their visions to life.”
“WeDo has an appetite to invest in different business opportunities and we feel a Digital presence can help develop new ways of working – it means that WeDo can offer a one-stop shop for business needs, meaning clients can focus on growing their business whilst WeDo help to manage their cashflow, suppliers and in-house technology landscape”, explained Mark Lindsay.
WeDo: Digital’s services cover everything from enterprise-grade bespoke work to managing a business’s IT systems and solutions. The core business premise is to ‘shape ideas into products’, developing and creating innovative digital experiences that seamlessly combine technology and business.
“The WeDo: Digital team are passionate about bridging the gap between technology and business. We value the close relationship we have with our clients, and want to act as advisors and champions rather than just being a supplier. Technology is a bit of a minefield and we want to support people to navigate through a complex journey”, explained Lee Turver.
WeDo: Digital team are passionate about supporting the local Manchester community and advocate the strength of digital capabilities on offer in the North West.
Luke explained, “Lee and I grew up in working class areas but the technology industry has been kind to us. We want to make sure other people also have the opportunity to forge a career in the technology industry too.
About WeDo: Business Services
The WeDo group of companies can offer a one-stop shop for a business’s needs, making it easier for clients to build trusted partnership relationships which suits those who are looking for a single sourced service capability. Since 2018, the company has supported hundreds of UK-based companies with everything from their financing to their people and investments.