Tikit Joins BT PLC
Thu, 24 Jan 2013
Tim Springham, CEO Designate said, “We are proud to welcome Tikit into our family of IT and telecoms businesses.
24th Jan 2013, London, The partnership with Tikit gives us a great opportunity to leverage the breadth of joint products and services, as well as maximising the power of our brands and global reach. We will expand our IT services capability together and continue to grow both businesses.
BT is committed to investing in and growing Tikit, developing new products and services, as well as using our global reach to enter new geographic markets.”
Tikit will join a portfolio of six other separately managed businesses within BT Enterprises, a division of BT Retail. Each of these businesses benefit from the power of the BT brand to provide IT, communications and network services, whilst maintaining the autonomy and entrepreneurial spirit of a standalone business.
In addition to being the UK’s leading telecommunications provider, BT has developed expertise in network, hosting, security and IT solutions for small business, large corporates and government. BT is a global leader in managed network IT services and has a track record of delivering for clients globally in more than 170 countries. BT is also rolling out in the UK a super-fast fibre Broadband network faster than anyone else in Europe. With Tikit’s market expertise and BT’s communications and network capabilities, we plan to develop and launch new propositions that will help our customers become better connected, improve their productivity and utilise technology to its fullest.
For further information contact:
+44 (0)207 400 3737
Established in 1994, Tikit Group Ltd is one of the largest independent suppliers of technology solutions and services to legal and accountancy firms and part of the BT Group. Tikit’s client list totals more than 1,300 firms in the UK, EMEA and North America. These include more than 90 of the UK’s top 100 law firms, 300 US law firms, 12 of the European top 20 law firms,18 of the UK’s top 50 accountancy firms and over 600 law firms use Tikit’s Partner for Windows software for practice and case management.
Tikit combines an unmatched understanding of the technology needs of legal and accountancy firms with a broad portfolio of solutions and services, allowing clients to drive real business value and advantage. These solutions include IT Outsourcing, Financial and Practice Management, Time Capture, Document Management, Document Production, Workflow, Client Relationship Management and Infrastructure Services. Headquartered in London, Tikit is positioned as a successful focused business to serve the IT and service needs of legal and accountancy firms.
For more information, visit www.tikit.com
BT is one of the world’s leading providers of communications services and solutions, serving customers in more than 170 countries. Its principal activities include the provision of networked IT services globally; local, national and international telecommunications services to its customers for use at home, at work and on the move; broadband and internet products and services and converged fixed/mobile products and services.
BT consists principally of four lines of business: BT Global Services, BT Retail, BT Wholesale and Openreach. In the year ended 31 March 2012, BT Group’s revenue was £18,897m with profit before taxation of £2,445m.
British Telecommunications plc (BT) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BT Group plc and encompasses virtually all businesses and assets of the BT Group. BT Group plc is listed on stock exchanges in London and New York.
For more information, visit www.btplc.com