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xDesign secures minority investment to accelerate UK and international growth

Digital consultancy xDesign, has announced the securing of minority growth investment from Soho Square Capital LLP (“Soho Square”), an investment firm focused on financing established and growing UK and European SMEs.

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Making mutuals matter: How can building societies navigate a period of great transition with tech? asks Andy Franks, Head of Business Development at xDesign

Centuries old and member-driven, building societies are a unique - and ever-resilient - part of the UK’s Financial Services (FS) sector. However, they must do more to compete for the hearts and minds of the communities and members they serve.

Investing in Her: Tina Howell, Chief Cloud Officer

We caught up with our Chief Cloud Officer, Tina Howell, for International Women's Day to learn more about her career journey within the tech industry. She shares more about a key influence in her life and the importance of speaking up and being yourself. 

Investing in Her: Jessica Mullen, Chief Innovation & Design Officer

To celebrate International Women's Day, we met with our Chief Innovation & Design Officer, Jessica Mullen, to hear how she went from wanting to be a chemistry teacher to starting her career in the digital industry and building her own business. 

Investing in Her: Ciji Duncan, Chief People Officer

To mark International Women’s Day, we spoke to Ciji Duncan about her experience of becoming our Chief People Officer. She highlights some key mentors and supporters on her journey and shares some great reflections on what she’s learned along the way.

Former Skyscanner executive to navigate the next phase of xDesign’s high-growth journey

Shane Corstorphine becomes the new Chairperson following Paul Atkinson’s successful stewardship.

Explore the Art of Cloud Cost Optimisation

At xDesign, we have crafted a groundbreaking approach to cloud cost optimisation, blending crystal-clear visibility with collaborative strategies. This method is designed to ensure your organisation thrives efficiently free from the stress of rising costs.

Why you need to stop viewing cloud migration as a final destination

Migrating to the cloud is perceived by some organisations as a destination in itself, a final step towards modernising IT infrastructure. In this article we’ll explore why viewing cloud migration as a starting point is critical for ambitious organisations.

Five ways a cloud-first approach could supercharge your AI aspirations

There’s no doubt that AI is set to play an even bigger role as a fundamental component for business growth. In this article, we’ll explore five reasons why any company with AI aspirations needs to seriously consider a cloud first approach.

Unlocking the Power of Green Technology: Sustainable Cloud Computing in Action

Explore a groundbreaking fusion of technology and sustainability in our latest video. Discover how a top renewable energy company, aided by our cloud experts, achieved not only tech excellence but also a sustainable future

Cloud done the xDesign way

In the short video, Jamie Shields, head of cloud, talks to you about our distinctive approach to cloud - highlighting how our expertise, approach to collaboration, and customer-focused strategies can positively transform your digital infrastructure.

Five questions to ask yourself when preparing for a seamless cloud migration

As businesses gravitate towards digital transformation, cloud migration stands out as a pivotal step for many. So, what should you be considering before you start making a move to becoming a ‘cloud first’ organisation?

xDesign consolidates its growth journey with two new senior hires

xDesign has announced two new appointments to its senior team. Grant Thomas has joined the Edinburgh-headquartered digital consultancy as its Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), with Susheel Dodeja joining as Director of Business Development.