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Startup of the week: Lemonade

New to the scene peer-to-peer insurance making big waves in Silicon Valley…

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Launch: startup of the week

First-hand, we’ve seen so many – for want of a better word – really cool products and services. These are solutions that could make a real difference to solving the huge challenges large corporates face. We wanted to find a way to share these solutions with you…

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Shortlisted by the MCA for innovation, international & digital awards

Today, the Management Consultancies Association (MCA) announced their shortlist for the 2016 awards. We are delighted to be listed four times!

By: Elixirr
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Proud to support young golf talent

Because we love to support young entrepreneurial and sporting talent, we’re proud to sponsor a very talented young golfer, Joe Sullivan. At the age of just 13, he has been selected to participate in the U16 South East England regional squad – congratulations Joe!

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Elixirr Partner appointed to head up Corporate & Commercial Bank at Santander

We are delighted to announce that Elixirr Partner, Chris Sullivan, has been appointed to head up the Corporate and Commercial Bank at Santander, reporting directly to UK CEO, Nathan Bostock…

By: Elixirr
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We cycled to Lapland for ITV Text Santa!

Team Elixirr donned our cycling gear once again to Cycle to Lapland, raising a fantastic £4,700 for Text Santa!

By: Elixirr
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Bringing Silicon Valley to London

Since we’ve been on the ground in Silicon Valley, we’ve seen first-hand the powerful impact of showing our clients ‘the art of the possible’ by introducing them to new innovations and technologies. 

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Elixirr Capital invests in Panaseer

Cyber security startup, Panaseer, has today announced that they have successfully raised $2.25 million seed investment. Elixirr Capital is proud to join this first investment round with it’s 6th investment.

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Delighted to announce partnership with Women in Retail

Bringing innovation to supporting the growth & empowerment of female talent in Retail We are delighted to announce our partnership with Women in Retail.

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Growing our own timber: Dave Mullins & Karen Newman join our Partner team

We are delighted to announce that two senior members of our team, Dave Mullins and Karen Newman, have been promoted to Partner, effective 1st November.

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Elixirr Foundation raffle raises hundreds in support of entrepreneurship

Earlier this summer we raised hundreds of pounds through our charity raffle. Generously donated and diverse prizes, from a boxing match to a week-long holiday in Switzerland and South Africa, tempted substantial donations from across the team!

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Keith Edginton joins Elixirr as a Non-Executive Director

In support of its fast growth, Elixirr’s advisory team continues to expand with the appointment of Keith Edginton, former ABN COO as a Non-Executive Member.

By: Elixirr
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Codefest with First National Bank

When First National Bank (FNB) invited us to support Codefest, their bi-annual prototyping event, we jumped at the chance to get involved!

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Winner: European Outsourcing Advisory of the Year

We’re delighted to have been named the European Outsourcing Advisory of the Year by the National Outsourcing Association.

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Risky business: we talk to The Guardian

Being an entrepreneur comes with risk, as everyone knows. While you need to be prepared to put it all on the line, what happens when you do and the gamble doesn’t pay off? What if that happened not once, or twice, but three times?

By: Elixirr
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Stephen Newton is named The Independent’s Small Business Person of the Week

Our Founder and Managing Partner, Stephen Newton, was named Small Business Person of the Week by The Independent.

By: Elixirr
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Walking the talk: diversity

We believe that diversity is an enabler to real innovation and successfully challenging convention. When we hear businesses talk about diversity, our minds immediately leap to gender or nationality – that’s because they are easy to measure…

By: Elixirr
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UK National Champion at the European Business Awards

We are delighted to have been selected as a UK National Champion in the European Business Awards. We’re in the category of Business of the year with turnover of €0-25m and join a great list of all the UK National Champions.

By: Elixirr
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Triple bronze at the International Business Awards

We’re proud to have won triple Bronze in the International Business Awards. The Stevie awards recognise the achievements and positive contributions of organisations and professionals worldwide.

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Shortlisted: European Outsourcing Advisory of the Year

The EOA Awards recognise and celebrate the efforts of companies who have demonstrated best practice in pan-European outsourcing. We are delighted to have been shortlisted for European Outsourcing Advisory of the Year.

By: Elixirr
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Peter Christmas joins Elixirr to lead expansion into UK Wealth Management

We are delighted to announce that Peter Christmas has joined our Financial Services team to drive the Wealth Management practice.

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Finalist: National Business Awards

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for the Vonage Business Enabler of the Year at the 2015 Lloyds Bank National Business Awards.

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London Loves Excellence Award: we’re on the shortlist!

We’re delighted to have been shortlisted for the Business Services category at this year’s LondonlovesExcellence Awards, presented by LondonlovesBusiness.

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Former PwC Partner Michael Spiteri joins Elixirr as they expand their Financial Services team

Michael Spiteri, previously a partner at PwC, Accenture and IBM, has joined Elixirr Partners LLP. Spiteri is the latest high-profile appointment to Elixirr after Chris Sullivan, former Deputy Group CEO of RBS, joined the firm in May. These appointments make a powerful statement about the fast-growing firm’s positive future.

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Surviving disruption: how fit is your business?

Digital disruption has shrunk the average lifespan of a Fortune 500 company from 75 to 15 years. Today’s market leaders are being severely threatened by competitors they didn’t even know were there. An example? In 2000, Blockbuster turned down the chance to purchase a still fledgling Netflix. The rest is history…

By: Elixirr
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100% growth for Elixirr in 2014/15

The past year has been our best yet! We have seen 100% revenue growth on last year. From the launch of our new brand, growing our team 38% and introducing new ways of delivering value to our clients, we’ve set the scene for an even better year next year…

By: Elixirr
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Former RBS Deputy Chief Executive joins Elixirr’s Partner team as it accelerates from 10 to 14

The next stage of ambitious growth for the UK’s Best New Consultancy*   Chris Sullivan, former Deputy Group Chief Executive of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc, has joined Elixirr Partners LLP as Partner and Client Chairman, a market-facing role across all industries, effective 1st May 2015. In joining Elixirr’s Partner team, Sullivan has […]

By: Elixirr
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We are launching a startup accelerator in London

We’re growing fast…. so fast in fact, that we’ve outgrown our current London office. Later this year, we’ll be moving into our shiny new offices and we’re excited to be able to launch our London Startup Accelerator when we do.

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Growing our own timber: 3 new Partners

We are delighted to announce that three members of our Principal team have been promoted to Partner, effective 1st May 2015. On the same day that Chris Sullivan, former Deputy Group CEO of RBS, joins us, Jill Ross, Dieter Halfar and Joe Dall have further strengthened the Partner team, which is now 14 in total.

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Norman Colling joins our Principal team from Standard Chartered Bank

Our Principal team has been further strengthened as Norman Colling joins Elixirr from Standard Chartered Bank. Norman will be helping lead Elixirr’s growing African business, especially in growing its Financial Services client base.

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Brandon Bichler to speak at exclusive CIO roundtable hosted by AppDynamics

San Francisco-based tech firm AppDynamics are hosting an exclusive roundtable for CIOs to discuss the challenge of balancing operational excellence with digital innovation on 6th May in New York.

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Elixirr shortlisted for Excellence in Supplier Management by the NOA

The National Outsourcing Association has announced the shortlist for its 2015 Professional Awards. We are delighted to have been shortlisted for Excellence in Supplier Management for our ground-breaking work with Argos, helping to transform them into a digital leader.

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We’re now on the ground in Silicon Valley

E’re now on the ground in the heart of the Silicon Valley and London startup ecosystems. Working alongside their leading entrepreneurs, venture capital firms and start-ups, as well as the research labs of the established tech giants, we can offer our clients strategic insights and practical approaches to creating business model innovation and operational advantage.

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Karina van den Oever joins our Principal team

Our Principal team has been strengthened further as Karina van den Oever joins us from A.T. Kearney. Karina has over 16 years of experience in consulting, industry and startup environments, mainly focusing in retail, luxury and consumer goods. Her areas of expertise lie in strategic and commercial topics – marketing strategy, route-to-market, market entry, category management, […]

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We are on the MCA’s awards 2015 shortlist

The Management Consultancies Association (MCA) announced the shortlist for their 2015 awards today. Last year, they named us their Best New Consultancy. This year, we are delighted to have been shortlisted for the People project award for our work with Morrisons and incredibly proud that Daniel Garsin has been shortlisted for Young Consultant of the […]

By: Elixirr
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Re-thinking Retail in the Digital Era – available now

“In an increasingly global and complex world, Elixirr have managed to clarify how retail is being transformed by the digital revolution and given business leaders a framework to make sense of it all and plan for action” Andy Rubin, CEO, Pentland Brands plc The retailing industry has always had to evolve in response to shifting […]

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Introducing our new brand: we are Elixirr

Today, we are proud to launch our new brand. Formerly Elix-IRR, we have re-branded as Elixirr. This move represents the next stage of growth and maturity for our firm, after we turned five years old in September.

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Listed in the Top 20 World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors for the 4th consecutive year

At just five years old, we are pleased to have been recognised by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® for the fourth consecutive year as one of the Top 20 World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors. “Being named to The World’s Best Advisors list is no easy task,” said Michael Corbett, IAOP Chairman. “IAOP is pleased to […]

By: Elixirr
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Katie Gillett & Herbert van der Raad join our Principal team

We are delighted to announce that Katie Gillett and Herbert van der Raad have joined our Principal team. They bring a wealth of expertise that will complement our current team and further strengthen our Retail and Manufacturing practices.

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Join us at the Executing Shopper Insights Conference

Elixirr Principal, Toby Byrne will be speaking at the Executing Shopper Insights Conference on 17 February 2015.

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Double Bronze at the Training Journal Awards

We are proud to have been awarded two bronze awards at the Training Journal Awards 2014! Our innovative work designing, developing and building a Learning Academy and bespoke curriculum for Morrisons picked up bronze for: Best Learning Partnership – W. M.  Morrisons Plc in partnership with Elixirr Best Use of Technology in Learning – W. […]

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We’re Cycling to Lapland for ITV’s Text Santa!

Through the Elixirr Foundation, team Elixirr will be taking on the ITV Text Santa Cycle to Lapland challenge on 1st December. We are raising money to support vulnerable people in the UK this Christmas.

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Finalist: Learning Technologies Award

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for the Learning Technologies award at The Learning Awards 2015, hosted by The Learning and Performance Institute, the UK’s leading institute for workplace learning professionals.

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Brandon Bichler joins our Partner team

We are delighted to announce that Brandon Bichler has joined our Partner team this week. Brandon brings a wealth of expertise that will complement our current team and further strengthen our Manufacturing practice.

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House of Lords Committee on Digital skills looks at digital capability of the nation

Our recent research into digital skills in the UK has been published by the Lords Select Digital Skills Committee. We took a look at the barriers that SMEs face to operating in a digital economy, the skills gap and what big businesses and government can do to address it.

By: Elixirr
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Double winners: Best Small to Medium Sized Company and Best Innovation

“Management consultancy Elixirr flourishes on being different and offering customers a fresh approach. It has built its business on challenging the status quo, nurturing creativity and thinking of new ways of doing things.  Working with industry experts, it has generated new solutions that incorporate all the latest digital options. Its recommendations are ground-breaking and it […]

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Finalist: Training Journal Awards

We are delighted to have been selected as finalists at the Training Journal Awards for our work developing an innovative new training academy and blended learning solution with Morrisons. We have been shortlisted for the categories of Best Learning Partnership and Best Use of Technology in Learning.

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Finalist: Blackberry Business Enabler of the Year – National Business Awards

We are thrilled to have been announced as a finalist for the Blackberry Business Enabler of the Year at the National Business Awards.

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Double Bronze winners: Most Innovative & Company of the Year at the International Business Awards

We have won two Bronze Stevie® awards in the 2014 International Business AwardsSM! We were awarded in the categories of Most Innovative Company of the Year in Europe and Company of the Year – Business Services.

By: Elixirr
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Where is liquidity when you most need it?

Barry Lewis, Elixirr’s Financial Services Partner, spoke at the Stockbrokers Association of Australia at their annual conference in Melbourne, the largest event in the Australian stockbroking industry. Barry joined a programme of other leading industry experts, including Andrew Penn, CFO & Group Executive International, Telstra, The Hon Bernie Ripoll MP, Shadow Minister for Financial Services […]

By: Barry Lewis
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Elixirr named Best New Consultancy at the MCA Awards

We are thrilled to have been named Best New Consultancy at the 2014 Management Consultancies Association (MCA) awards. We also won the Commercial Excellence award for our work with Standard Bank. This project was a large scale, cost-cutting project for Standard Bank’s Global Card operations.

By: Elixirr
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Listed in the Top 20 World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors for third consecutive year

The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® has announced the rankings for the World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors and ranked Elixirr #15. This is the third year running Elixirr has been placed in the Top 20, an outstanding achievement for a consultancy not even five years old. Fresh from being named Best New Consultancy and awarded for […]

By: Elixirr
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Ensuring the successful integration of add-on acquisitions: Panel discussion

Elixirr will be moderating a panel discussion at Europe’s largest event for private equity operating partners on 21 May 2014. The Operating Partners Forum brings together Europe’s leading operating partners and operational experts to discuss how they are reshaping the way private equity firms create value at portfolio companies. We will be moderating a discussion on: […]

By: Elixirr
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Elixirr chairs panel debate at Operating Partners Forum Europe 2014

Getting the timing right and embedding rigour throughout the synergy realisation cycle Timing and synergy realisation are the two attributes that were identified as important qualities for successful add-on acquisitions in a panel discussion chaired by Elixirr at the PEI Operating Partners Forum Europe on Wednesday in London. We were joined on the panel by Jean-Francois Briand […]

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Justin Walters receives European Challenge Tour Graduate of the Year Award

Justin Walters has just picked up the European Challenge Tour Graduate of the Year award after having shot 5 under at the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth Club, England. He finishes as the highest-ranked player in the ‘The Race to Dubai’. The 33 year old South African had a stellar performance at Wentworth starting strong, […]

By: Elixirr
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Elixirr shortlisted for European Outsourcing Association Award

Elixirr is thrilled to have been shortlisted in the category of Delivering Business Value in Outsourcing at this year’s prestigious European Outsourcing Association (EOA) Awards. We’ve been shortlisted for this accolade based on the strategic advice delivered to one of our biggest retail clients, who needed to transform their business model from traditional operator to digital […]

By: Elixirr
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Elixirr wins Global Business Excellence Award

We are delighted to announce that Elixirr has won a coveted Global Business Excellence Award for Outstanding Fast-Growth Business. The awards recognise and reward business excellence globally and across all sectors. Commenting on the award for Outstanding Fast-Growth Business, the Chairman of the Judges said: Elixirr’s innovative approach to delivering transformational change for clients is […]

By: Elixirr
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Clare Filby joins Elixirr as a Partner

Elixirr is delighted to announce the addition of Clare Filby to our Partner team. Clare brings with her a wealth of expertise that will complement our current team. Clare, a former Senior Client Partner at Accenture, is an experienced executive with over 20 years in business, leading some of the largest transformational consulting and outsourcing […]

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Elixirr awarded the International Award with Standard Bank

Elixirr are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the International Award by the Management Consultancy Association (MCA) at their annual awards ceremony held at the Hilton Park Lane on 18th April 2013. The award was for our work with Standard Bank; for which the panel of judges recognised the quality of the strategically […]

By: Elixirr
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Elixirr Partner Anthony Potter published in the Outsourcing Journal

Elixirr Partner Anthony Potter has contributed an article entitled “Act like your Outsourcer” to the Outsourcing Journal of Germany (Q4 2013 edition), which explores what Financial Service support functions can learn from the outsourcing industry. Since the financial crisis, banks have been caught in a negative cycle of falling returns on equity, and a need […]

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Official Launch: “Re-thinking Retail in the Digital Era”

Today Elixirr are pleased to announce the launch of their first book: “Re-thinking Retail in the Digital Era”. Lead Retail Industry Partner, Brian Kalms, commented: We are proud to release this collection of articles at a time when digital technologies are reshaping retail. The industry has always had to evolve in response to shifting consumer […]

By: Elixirr
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St John’s Rugby team win University Cuppers Trophy

Elixirr is proud to announce that St John’s College rugby team, who are sponsored by Elixirr, have won the 2014 Cambridge University Cuppers Trophy. St John’s defeated a strong Gonville and Caius team 26-19 in the final that was held at the University rugby ground on Grange Road to regain the trophy following a 2 […]

By: Elixirr
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Coming Soon: “Re-thinking Retail in the Digital Era”

In the first quarter of 2014 Elixirr will be launching a special collection of retail-focused white papers. The collection, titled “Re-thinking Retail in the Digital Era”, focuses on the profound changes retailing around the world is experiencing in the internet-enabled world. These are not only the fashionable issues of customer insight and multi-channel shopping, but also challenges […]

By: Elixirr
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Elixirr launches Elixirr Foundation

Elixirr is thrilled to announce the launch of the Elixirr Foundation. We have established the Elixirr Foundation to support the communities in which we operate through giving our time, money and services to help good causes. We have chosen to focus our support on charities or organisations that are aligned to Elixirr’s business values and […]

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Elixirr to be awarded the European Award for Best Practices

Elixirr is pleased to announce that we have been awarded a European Awards for Best Practices. The European Awards for Best Practices 2013, organised by the European Society for Quality Research (ESQR), will be awarded at the ESQR Convention on Sunday, December 8th, 2013, in Vienna (Austria). A select group of fifty-nine companies and organisations […]

By: Elixirr
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Elixirr launches iOS App

Elixirr is excited to announce the launch of the Elixirr app. As of Monday 10th February, the Elixirr app will be available, for both iPhone and iPad, from Apple’s App Store here. The overarching objective of the app is to provide a means for our clients, prospective employees, Elixirr alumni and our consultants to share and […]

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Brian Kalms joins Elixirr

Elixirr is delighted to announce that Brian Kalms has joined as a Partner, with effect from 10th September 2012. Brian will have a particular focus on Retail and related industries. Brian was previously a Managing Partner at Accenture where he led the UK Retail practice 
as well as the European Supermarket team.  He has 25 […]

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Elixirr shortlisted for two MCA awards

Elixirr are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for two awards by the Management Consultancy Association (MCA). We have been shortlisted for the Commercial Excellence award (for our work with Standard Bank) and for the Best New Consultancy award, a category available to high performing firms less than five years old. Last year […]

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Elixirr is one of the World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors 2012

On Monday 20th February the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®) announced their annual list for the Top 20 World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors. Elixirr are very proud to announce that we have been selected in this internationally recognised list. As Stephen Newton – Elixirr founder and Managing Partner said: In early 2010 we set ourselves […]

By: Elixirr
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John Hawkins joins Elixirr

We are delighted to announce that John Hawkins has joined Elixirr as a partner with effect from 1 May 2012. John has over 25 years experience working with world class organisations in the private and public sector to transform their business both in terms of market effectiveness and cost efficiency. John was one of the […]

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Elixirr continues its leadership in Africa…

Elixirr has continued to take the lead in being the advisor of choice for businesses aiming to grow their operations into Africa. As a business we have a vision of Africa becoming a global centre for process outsourcing. We are sharing this vision with our clients and are encouraged by the responses we are receiving. […]

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Barry Lewis joins Elixirr

We are delighted to announce that Barry Lewis has joined Elixirr as a partner with effect from 9th July 2012. Barry has over 40 years experience as a hands-on practitioner with world class Investment Banks helping to lead their Operations and to transform their business support both in terms of client effectiveness and overall cost […]

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Risk Reward: Aligning business goals – benefits underprivileged talent

At Elixirr we do not just claim to be different, we are. Our ambition is to become the world’s leading transformation, operating strategy and sourcing strategy firm. Becoming one of the IAOP’s World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors was the first step in this journey. In the 2.5 years since we started, we have had remarkable success […]

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Elixirr Wins NOA Financial Services Project of the Year 2012

The National Outsourcing Association Awards (NOAAs) took place last night (25th October) at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel in London and we are delighted to announce that Elixirr won the award for Financial Services Outsourcing Project of the Year! The award was for our engagement with Standard Bank and the work we have done optimising […]

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Elixirr recognised by IAOP® as one of the World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors 2013

The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®) formally announced the 2013 Global Outsourcing 100 at The 2013 Outsourcing World Summit® held in Phoenix, Arizona in February. The Elixirr team is delighted that for the second year running we have been recognised as one of the World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors. Stephen Newton, Elixirr’s Managing Partner, said: To […]

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Elixirr shortlisted for the category of Outsourcing Advisory of the Year at the 2013 European Outsourcing Association Awards

The European Outsourcing Association (EOA) has formally announced the shortlist for the 2013 European Outsourcing Awards. The Elixirr team is delighted to have been shortlisted by a judging panel of leading industry experts for the category of Outsourcing Advisory of the Year. We pride ourselves on our ability to combine deep industry experience and global […]

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Adam Johnson joins Elixirr as a partner

We are pleased to announce the addition of Adam Johnson to our Partner team at Elixirr. Adam has over 30 years of experience of consulting, sales and management, in technology and outsourcing, building on Elixirr’s already strong expertise in this these areas. Adam has worked with clients in most industries and in over 20 countries […]

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Nick Riley joins Elixirr as a Non-Executive Partner

We are delighted to announce the addition of Nick Riley to our Non-Executive Partner team at Elixirr. Nick has over 40 years of experience working in Financial Services, 20 of which were at MD level for a number of major global banks including NatWest, Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse and Standard Bank. During his career Nick […]

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Butana Khoza enlisted as Africa Strategic Advisor

We are pleased to welcome Butana Khoza to Elixirr as a Strategic Advisor. Butana has nearly 20 years of experience in the financial services sector, particularly investment banking, and is a strong addition to Elixirr’s expertise in this area. Butana graduated from the University of Cape Town and served his articles with KPMG Cape Town. […]

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Elixirr shortlisted for two National Outsourcing Association Awards

We are delighted to announce that Elixirr has been shortlisted for two awards in the 2013 National Outsourcing Association Awards (NOAAs). We have been shortlisted for the categories of Outsourcing Advisory of the Year and Best Contribution to the Reputation of Outsourcing. The NOAAs is the only award ceremony for the UK outsourcing sector, and […]

By: Elixirr
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Elixirr wins a Best Business Award for Best Product/Service

We are delighted to announce that Elixirr has won a Best Business Award for Best Product/Service. The Best Business Awards aim to highlight and reward excellence across the private and public sectors and are one of the UK’s highest profile awards. We are especially pleased to receive an award recognising the quality of our service […]

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Elixirr selected as finalist in South African National Business Awards

Elixirr has been selected as a finalist in the Multinational category of the National Business Awards of South Africa. The annual awards competition allows corporate leaders to be acknowledged on a global scale – celebrating success in South Africa’s business and government sectors. The Multinational Award recognises multinational organisations that have illustrated excellence in all […]

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Elixirr launches Elixirr Capital

Elixirr is delighted to announce the launch of Elixirr Capital. Elixirr Capital is a new long-term business venture for the company and aims to emulate the entrepreneurial spirit found within the whole Elixirr team.

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Elixirr ranked 5th in the World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors 2013 list by IAOP®

Elixirr has been ranked 5th in the IAOP® World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors 2013. The International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®) formally announced the 2013 Global Outsourcing 100 and The World’s Best Outsourcing Advisors at the 2013 Outsourcing World Summit® held in Phoenix, Arizona back in February. We have since learned that Elixirr has reached 5th position […]

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Justin Walters finishes second at the Portugal Masters European Tour

Elixirr is proud to announce that Justin Walters, one of South Africa’s most prominent golfing talents and an endorsed athlete of Elixirr finished a fantastic second at the Portugal Masters European Tour last weekend. Competing in a 126 strong field, Justin shot a four round total of 267 for the week, with highlights including a […]

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Elixirr wins Best of the Best Business Award

Elixirr is proud to announce that we have won a “Best of the Best Business Award” for Outstanding Business Achievement. The Best of the Best Business awards can only be entered by companies who have already won at least one other recognised business award over the last twelve months, and recognise the very best of British […]

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Dave Brown joins Elixirr as a Partner

We are pleased to announce the addition of Dave Brown to our Partner team at Elixirr. Dave will be leading our telecommunications and media practice, and has over 30 years’ experience in these industries. He worked at BT for 10 years and Accenture for 18 years, where he held a number of senior leadership roles […]

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Elixirr wins two Bronze Stevie® Awards in 2013 International Business Awards

Elixirr is proud to announce it has won two Bronze Stevie® awards in the “Company of the Year” and “Business Services Website” categories at the 10th Annual International Business Awards. The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organisations worldwide are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and […]

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New Company of the Year 2011 Category: Elixirr earns Stevie prize

Today Elixirr was awarded the coveted prize of Distinguished Honoree at this year’s Stevies. Elixirr won the accolade in the category “New Company of 2011″, where it was the only European company to reach the final stages. The International Business Awards are the only global, all-encompassing business awards program honoring great performances in business. the […]

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Stephen Jennett joins Elixirr

We are delighted to announce that Steve Jennett has joined Elixirr as Consulting Director. Steve brings a wealth of experience to Elixirr as a Senior Operations and Middle Office professional in the Financial Services Sector, where he has operated at Executive and Management Committee levels for over 20 years, in particular at firms such as […]

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Barri Maggott joins Elixirr

We are delighted to announce that Barri Maggott has joined Elixirr as a Partner. Barri brings the best of senior consulting and line experience. He was a partner in KPMG for 10 years after which he was COO and a board member of Momentum Investments where he was responsible for building shared services after their […]

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“The Road to Twilight”

Behind glass walls, papers shuffling under high-powered business talk, there is another world out there. In this world, the children smile and say thank you for a scrap of chicken. They hold hands in solidarity and sing with all their hearts, the hope and glimmer in their eyes tearing down decades of historical prejudice. This […]

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Elixirr published in the Sunday Telegraph – 12/02/2012

Elixirr are proud to be featured in the Outsourcing & Offshoring supplement to the Sunday Telegraph, released on February 12th 2012. Our featured article focuses on the impact the Vickers Report will have on the financial services industry. Entitled “Is banking reform an obstacle or an opportunity?” we explore how the new legislation actually offers […]

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Solarnis receives Elixirr scholarship

SOLARNIS – Voice for the Marginalised Never stop believing in dreaming, and never stop dreaming of believing. That is what gives us hope, and what keeps us alive. This quote resonates very closely to the story of a boy who has overcome numerous obstacles to pursue his dream – his dream of being a lawyer […]

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Twilight and Elixirr: Game On

While the journey to the ground took 2 hours compared to the usual 30 minutes, everyone was ready to do “battle” over the next 90 minutes. Whether you want to call it ‘football’, ‘soccer’ or just the ‘beautiful game’ – the boys from Twilight and the men and women from Elixirr were to come head […]

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Graham Busby is promoted to Partner

Elixirr is very proud to announce that Graham Busby has been promoted to Partner, effective 6th April 2012. This decision was made in November last year by the Board, and we are pleased that it is now effective.

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Elixirr To Represent The United Kingdom In Europe’s Most Competitive Business Awards Competition

The European Business Awards (www.businessawardseurope.com) has announced on Tuesday 29 May that Elixirr is to represent the United Kingdom as a National Finalist in the prestigious 2012/13 Awards programme. Elixirr has been down-selected in the category “The International Growth Strategy of the Year Award”, beating off stiff competition to be selected as one of 50 […]

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Elixirr wins a Silver and Bronze Stevie® Award in 2012 International Business Awards

Elixirr is proud to be named as the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Company of the Year category and a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Website category in The 9th Annual International Business Awards. The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organisations worldwide are eligible […]

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Elixirr Announced as National Business Awards Finalist

Up against 9 other organisations for Business Enabler of the Year Elixirr has been shortlisted for the Business Enabler of the Year award at this year’s National Business Awards in partnership with Orange. Elixirr is a modern, results-orientated consulting firm providing independent strategic advice on transformation, change, operating models and sourcing strategies. We deliver on […]

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Elixirr Supports Grass Roots Rugby

The new rugby season is almost upon us and this year sees Elixirr continue to support rugby’s grass roots. 2012-2013 sees Elixirr continue our longstanding relationship with St John’s College as they challenge for honours in Cambridge University’s Division 1. Alongside this we now support Footscray RUFC and London Media RFC of Kent Division 2 […]

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Elixirr’s Website Awarded ‘Small Business Standard of Excellence’

We are delighted to announce that our website has been awarded the Small Business Standard of Excellence in the Web Marketing Association’s 16th annual international WebAward Competition.

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Elixirr African Scholarship Recipient Solani Talks : “Overcoming All Odds”

My name is Solani Sibanda, I am a first year LLB student in the University of Witwatersrand and have been living in Twilight Children for the past eight years. Throughout my life, I have experienced difficulties and hardships including attempting suicide. I lost my mother in 1999, the only person who was taking care of […]

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Toby Byrne and Jill Ross join Elixirr Retail Team

Elixirr is pleased to welcome Toby Byrne and Jill Ross to the Retail team. Toby will head up our digital and multi-channel work while Jill will be leading our retail and supply chain operating model work.

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Paul Cummins and David Mullins join Elixirr

We are excited to announce the addition of Paul Cummins and David Mullins to our Associate Partner and Director team. Both Paul and David have deep experience in the Financial Services sector, adding to our growing team of international experts in this area. Paul Cummins has over 25 years of line management experience in Global […]

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Elixirr Launches its Twilight mentoring programme

Elixirr officially launched its mentoring programme with Twilight two weeks ago when mentors from the Elixirr team in Johannesburg and their mentees from Twilight had a fun, relaxed and informal dinner with the aim of getting to know one another better and discussing the mentoring programme. The objective of the mentoring programme is to provide […]

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