Twigkit Announces Expansion of its North American business

New office in California will further strengthen the company’s commitment to U.S. clients


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Cambridge, United Kingdom. 26 March 2015. Twigkit, a leading independent software company offering applications for enterprise search and information access, today announced the expansion of their business with the opening of a North American office in San Jose, California, and the creation of several new roles at their Cambridge office.

The announcement comes after a strong 2014 for the company which saw many new client wins including Siemens, Whirlpool, Hays Recruitment, Amgen and The Walt Disney Company. With an established partner network in the US, Africa and Europe, the rate of growth is expected to accelerate further.

“We have exciting plans for the coming year" said Stefan Olafsson, CEO and founder of Twigkit. “In addition to new product capabilities we are launching innovative services that will redefine the manner and speed at which Twigkit and our partners can get our product to market. We will also be furthering our relationships with partners, and the creation of our new North American office will give us greater reach in what is now a primary market for Twigkit. Our aim is to offer the best possible support to our customers globally.”

Twigkit has also secured additional investment to support its growth plan for the coming years, and appointed Peter Little, Andrew Usherwood and John Gilligan to it’s board.

“Twigkit offers something unique to clients, and we look forward to helping them grow, innovate and scale the services for which they have already made a great name” said Peter Little.

About Twigkit

Twigkit is a leading provider of search applications to a wide range of industries including Technology, Manufacturing, Financial Services, Government, and Media and Entertainment.

Twigkit’s big picture, pragmatic approach to accessing data is what sets them apart in the market. By retrieving data from multiple locations simultaneously including search engines, databases and data providers, Twigkit products offer single point access to rich, aggregated data through a user friendly interface optimised for desktop and mobile devices.

Modular in nature, Twigkit solutions are quick and easy to build and configure without specialist knowledge or training. They offer businesses the flexibility and reach of bespoke, tailored applications without the cost or risk of moving data into central repositories.

Twigkit clients include BASF, Siemens, Whirlpool, PwC, Rolls Royce, Amgen, Pernod Ricard, Vodafone, Qualcomm, VMWare, Investec, ITV, The Financial Times, The Walt Disney Company.