We are pleased to announce today that we have acquired Microsoft specialist Ballard Chalmers for pure game development. The acquisition adds many skills to our team of experts and expands our capabilities for creating modern applications on the Microsoft Azure platform.
We now have more than 150 employees in the UK and are striving to be the largest partner in Microsoft’s cloud services in the UK. With the support of Beech Tree Private Equity, we specialize in providing consulting and management services for Azure, Microsoft Security, Microsoft 365 and Power Platform and currently have 16 gold accreditations and 9 Advanced Microsoft specialists, including the recognized status of “Azure Expert MSP”. . We plan to grow to more than 300 employees over the next two years, focusing on continued growth in organic and strategic acquisitions such as Ballard Chalmers. Our goal is to improve our expertise in delivering the latest Microsoft technologies by engaging market leaders in supporting our customers.
Founded by Andrew Chalmers and Geoff Ballard, Ballard Chalmers is a mid-sized Microsoft Software Consultants that provides custom software development on the Microsoft Azure platform. They focus on upgrading legacy enterprise applications and enhancing traditional interactions between multiple cloud software platforms. Based in the UK, Ballard Chalmers has restructured the company since 2005 and focuses on building long-term relationships with its clients. Over time, we will unite and bring customer benefits to both organizations. For Transparity clients, Ballard Chalmers provides key expertise in redesigning and upgrading legacy applications and giving clients the opportunity to move to optimized cloud native solutions. in Microsoft Azure. It’s a natural move for most of our clients who are “upgrading and migrating” their legacy data center to Azure and now want the cost, performance and reliability benefits of refactoring their cloud applications. . . . . . . . . . . . Ballard Chalmers clients can immediately benefit from our broader Microsoft Cloud platform capabilities, especially Microsoft Azure with extensive infrastructure knowledge as an Expert MSP Partner. We also have our own in-house developed Cloud Management Platform for Azure, which will bring clients significant benefits in terms of cost management, visibility and automation of technical activities. David Jobbins (CEO, Transparency) said: “We are delighted that Ballard Chalmers has welcomed employees and experienced application upgrades. Since the founding of Transparency, our unique team has held the key to excellence. Progress as a team. Clean teammates” ”
Andrew Chalmers (MD, Ballard Chalmers) said: “After working with the Transparency team, we knew Transparency was the right partner to take Ballard Chalmers to the next level. We have known for a long time that even if we do it right, our clients always ask. We are continuing our journey and thank Transparency for seeing our potential and the strength of our technical team. Adam Rudd (Beech Tree) said: “We are glad that Transparency has complied with this request. Ballard told Chalmery: “Microsoft Azure is a key business area and has achieved the status of Expert SME and is now contributing to these huge growth opportunities.” It is exciting to attract customers. ”
“Good looks are starting to increase strategic acquisitions because it will only help the company further improve its capabilities, which will increase the value of our customers.”