Sudlows has completed the acquisition of Progressive Network Solutions, a provider of technical installation services within London, the City, Home Counties, Thames Valley and the Midlands.

This strategic acquisition will strengthen Sudlows’ provision of infrastructure services across the southern region.

Progressive’s highly experienced management and technical team join Sudlows in providing enhanced service and increased localised support to both existing and new customers.

Based in Watford, Hertfordshire, Progressive Network Solutions is a privately owned independent company. The company was established in 2002 by the current directors Tony Shrier and Tim Sprowson to provide specialist technical services, including; unified communications and critical infrastructures. As part of the integration process, Sudlows and Progressive will be relocating to larger premises. This investment in property and people will form the operational hub of the Southern region for the Sudlows Group.

The Progressive executive management team, whom are to remain within the business, will assist in the development of the Sudlows strategic growth plan. The team has over 50 years’ experience working with major organisations and blue chip clients across a diverse range of sectors, including finance, commercial, data centres, education and healthcare.

This new acquisition forms part of Sudlows long term strategy to augment its growth through carefully selected acquisitions.

John Collins, Managing Director at Sudlows commented; “Progressive have an extremely successful track record in technical services and this acquisition represents the enhancement of our services in the southern region.”

“The Progressive acquisition is part of our continued investment strategy to expand across the UK, in key national locations. Progressive’s Southern regional customers will extend our client base in the South and allow us to offer Sudlows wider services to these customers.”

Tony Shrier, Managing Director at Progressive Network Solutions added; “Sudlows management team and unique technical services will enable Progressive to provide all our clients the opportunity to access an enhanced infrastructure capability supported by Sudlows’ national coverage and award winning service.”