University of Birmingham

Crimson secures CRM contract with the University of Birmingham

Emily Schilling News

In March 2022, Crimson secured a CRM contract with the University of Birmingham. As one of the 24 Russell Group universities, the University of Birmingham maintains world-class research, exceptional teaching and learning experiences, and unrivalled business links. Founded in 1900, the university has around 34,000 students, including 5,000 international students, and has over 7,000 members of staff. The university receives …

Harvey Nash Group becomes Nash Squared

Emily Schilling News, Uncategorized

Harvey Nash Group becomes Nash Squared as it signals its intentions to double global headcount to over 6,000  Harvey Nash Group, the overall company for six market leading technology and talent businesses including Harvey Nash, NashTech and Alumni, is being renamed to Nash Squared. This comes as the company signals its intentions for rapid growth – which will see its …

Crimson signs Partner Pledge with Microsoft

Emily Schilling News

Crimson has now signed a Partner Pledge agreement with Microsoft. Details of the pledge are below. As a partner to Microsoft UK, we share Microsoft’s global vision to empower every person and every organisation on the planet to achieve more. Together, Microsoft and its partners can and do have powerful impact. Our organisation will therefore strive to, wherever possible: • …

We need to keep up the charge on women in tech

Holly Burnett News

Bev White, CEO, Harvey Nash Group As we mark International Women’s Day and recognise the hugely important role women play across business, I am encouraged by signs that the gender disparity in tech is starting to be rebalanced. Our own global research in the Harvey Nash Group Digital Leadership Report, based on feedback from 87 countries, finds that the proportion …

Sustainability

Harvey Nash Group pledge to use renewable energy in European offices by 2023 on the way to achieve Net Zero

Emily Schilling News

Harvey Nash Group, the leading global provider of talent and technology solutions, publish their Sustainability Report on February 9th, which includes details of how they will achieve Net Zero by 2050. The first steps on the journey to Net Zero will be to make sure European offices are powered by renewable energy by 2023, a 50 per cent reduction in …

Crimson Academy’s first cohort is graduating!

Emily Schilling News

On the 12th of November, Crimson celebrated the graduation of Crimson Academy apprentices alongside Meriden MP, Saqib Bhatti. The six apprentices who have successfully completed their Level 4 Software Tester Apprenticeship joined Crimson in September 2019 as part of the first Crimson Academy cohort. Since the birth of the apprenticeship scheme, Crimson Academy has gone on to win regional and …

Harvey Nash Tech survey

Growth in UK tech threatened as skills crisis reaches all-time high, finds world’s largest digital leadership survey

Holly Burnett News

Crisis worsens as workers re-assess their priorities or leave for more money Shortage in cyber security professionals highest ever – jumping by more than a third this year Number of women working in tech continues to rise at a snail’s pace 6 in 10 digital leaders report a decrease in the mental wellbeing of their tech teams Climate Change – …

CIO Jobs UK

Crimson launches boutique CIO Search practice

Holly Burnett News

Crimson is an IT recruitment and technology solutions consultancy, a Microsoft Gold Partner, and forms part of the Harvey Nash Group. Last year Crimson reached the milestone of 100 employees, and earlier this year, Crimson celebrated its 20th anniversary. As this year draws to a close, Crimson has one more exciting announcement, the official launch of its CIO Search practice. Crimson …

Crimson’s 2021 Academy cohort reflect on the first two months of their apprenticeship

Emily Schilling News

In September we welcomed our third cohort of apprentices to Crimson Academy. The scheme, which makes up over 25% of the company, continues to grow in popularity, and so hundreds of applicants were narrowed down to ten successful candidates. September witnessed another big change to the Academy, as the Academy was joined by Jo Griffiths, Crimson’s new People Development Manager. …