About us

Livingstone: The Go-To team for SAM

Livingstone is trusted by large and complex organizations around the world to reduce their software licensing costs and risks.

Our global team of SAM professionals and software licensing experts, backed-up with our own in-house optimization technologies, help organizations with limited or no in-house SAM resources overcome skills shortages and tool gaps, delivering timely, reliable and actionable SAM intelligence that drives bottom-line savings.

Livingstone’s award-winning managed services are designed to increase the cost-efficiency, speed of delivery and success of managing software across all platforms: whether on-premise, migrating to the cloud or in hybrid cloud environments. Optimization, audit defense and cloud migration projects are provided for all major vendors, including Microsoft, Oracle, IBM, VMware, SAP and more.

Livingstone’s zero-friction approach to optimizing software licensing encompasses a unique blend of technologies, people and processes in a single proposition that delivers fast and significant results for customer organizations.

Our customers are our greatest advocates, representing some of the world’s most respected brands including Verizon, Citibank, BT, Nissan and UBS to name but a few. In April 2019, Livingstone completed the acquisition of Siwel Consulting, adding a regional headquarters in New York City and continuing the expansion of the global Livingstone SAM team.

Senior Management

Perry Fawcett

Chief Executive Officer

Perry now leads the global Livingstone organisation that now spans Europe and North America.  Perry joined Livingstone in 2019 through the acquisition of Derive Logic, where he was also CEO for over 5 years prior to its aquisition.

Perry has over 25 years’ experience of leading and growing IT services companies. Perry has held senior sales leadership and general management roles at Bluefish Communications, NextiraOne, Star and IBM Global Services.

Trevor Rolls

Group Chairman

Trevor is Group Chairman of Livingstone. Trevor was the Chairman and one of the original investors in Derive Logic which was acquired into the group in April 2019, moving into the group role across Livingstone, Siwel and Derive Logic.

Trevor also chairs Roc Technologies, a business backed by BGF, CyberCrowd a Cyber governance business and NodeOne a Data services and analytics business. Prior to these roles, Trevor founded, supported and grew a number of IT related services and software business’s through the late 1990’s and 2000’s, namely Prime, Netcrowd and Ocean.

Nick Lee

Chief Financial Officer

Nick joined Livingstone as Chief Financial Officer in 2012, and is responsible for the group’s finance and HR functions.

Nick qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1994 and held a number of senior finance positions in the technology sector prior to joining Livingstone, including CFO of Bell Microproducts Europe, Finance Director for UK and Ireland at Avnet Technology Solutions and Head of Finance at Northamber plc.

Chris Gough

Chief Strategy Officer

Chris joined the executive team of Livingstone in April 2019 to help realize the global opportunity to provide Transformation Assurance and Risk Management solutions.

Under the new Livingstone Group, Chris works with stakeholders across the Livingstone and Derive Logic businesses to lead the strategic thought leadership of the business and influence the direction of the wider industry.

Simon Leuty

Head of Services

Simon is a founder of Livingstone and currently sits on the executive leadership team as Head of Services and the Cloud Group.

He has over 15 years’ experience of the Software Asset Management and Cloud Readiness markets.

Graham Denyer

Chief Technology Officer

Graham has over 20 years’ experience in building products and solutions with technology, with a particular focus on big data and management of data at scale.

He is the architect behind Luce and created the platform at Livingstone to allow the business to scale and to provide greater levels of automation in its internal processes.

How can we help?

To request more information about Livingsone’s Software Audit Defense service, or to find out more about the company in general, please contact one of our offices.

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