Excel secures new financial services support contract

Excel has secured an agreement to provide IT support services to a leading global investment, corporate and retail bank.

The agreement covers desktop engineering, moves adds and changes (MACs) and related project work in support of more than 6,000 users in locations across London.

The appointment further underlines Excel’s position as a leading provider of IT infrastructure and support services for the global financial sector.

Excel director Gavin Burger said:

“We are delighted to welcome on-board this prestigious new client from the financial sector.

“Financial services is home to some of the most demanding corporate environments in the world. We are proud of the strong reputation we have earned from our work in this market, and of our continued track record in securing prestigious new business appointments.”

From corporate offices to the dealer rooms at the heart of major financial institutions, Excel provides a portfolio of infrastructure services and solutions designed to minimise downtime, support productivity and meet the ever-changing demands of finance sector companies.

Excel’s front-line support engineers and business-as-usual (BAU) support services are recognised as leaders in their field; and from day-to-day desk swaps to relocations involving thousands of workstations, the company’s specialist moves teams successfully complete more than 40,000 desktop moves adds and changes (MACS) every year.

In addition, Excel project teams support IT managers with the deployment of new desktop and mobile equipment across the IT environment, and a broad range of professional services includes the spatial planning and utilisation services which IT managers need to ensure their environment is flexible, optimised and efficient.