Last year, a management buyout led to Berkley separating from its original parent so they used the opportunity to modernise the IT infrastructure. They paid particular attention to how moving to the cloud might benefit the business. Read more.
Being in the recruitment business, most of Berkley’s employees work from different locations, sometimes even cars prior to a client meeting! Lots of meetings happen out of hours and not in the office. It was vital that the IT infrastructure supported this. The most frequently used tools by the Berkley team is Microsoft Office together with Bullhorn, a recruitment CMS. Moving to Office 365 integrated with these systems, enables the team to have access from anywhere. Like all companies that store lots of personal data, Berkley also needed to ensure that employees’ devices including mobile phones and laptops are as secure as possible to prevent hackers gaining access to the job seekers’ and other personal data.
Paddy O’Connell, Managing Director, Berkley Group