Silxo is a discreet professional services company that specialises in supporting businesses with their technology and business decisions, directions, and developments to achieve accelerated growth and success.
Silxo excel in supporting investors, family offices, governments, and other corporations, with a team that has significant experience across multiple sectors. We facilitate business transformation and technology innovation to achieve growth and operational efficiency.
Starting with our Discovery assessment services, Silxo has been successfully providing an end-to-end catalogue of technology, product and commercial realisation services to its Investor, Corporate and Public Sector clients since 2014.
Experience & Pace
Our team is former CXOs from large technology corporates, product companies and various industry sectors. As individuals and as a team, our Senior Partners know what it takes to open new markets, manage $1bn+ budgets, build multi-year products, expand into new locations, transform businesses, and lead people through change. We know how to do this in a language that the business understands, at pace, and without disruption.
Our clients, like ourselves, have seen many IT related projects and programmes. We have both advised and been advised. Experience can be generalised, but tends to conclude that when IT projects fail, the business feels disconnected and technology becomes expensive, holding back the business’s success.
Let us help you move past these generalisations and move towards effective delivery that is instep with your business’s growth plans.
Our Make Up
Marc Silvester founded Silxo in 2014 following a successful 25+ year career leading change as the global Chief Technology Officer at Fujitsu and then CSC (now DXC). Marc has vast experience predicting markets, inventing products, defining change, and implementing or replacing global capabilities. During this time, Marc managed 18-23k global architects, a $3.2bn 15-year R&D roadmap, and a $6.6bn global infrastructure business. He also consolidated 1843 product to 38 in three years that reduced the cost base by $1.9bn. He has lived and worked in Japan, America, Europe, and the UK.
The Silxo team of Senior Partners, partners and associates joined Silxo having been a CTO, CIO, CEO and COO of enterprise scale organisation previously. Silxo is focused on providing the very best advice, from those who have delivered the most complex changes previously.
We are recognised by the Financial Times in the Top 1000 of Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies 2020.
We are recognised by the London Stock Exchange Group in the Top 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2019.
We are a recognised Crown Commercial Service supplier as listed on: G-Cloud 12, DOS 5, and more.
We are a member of the Armed Forces Covenant.
We are recognised as Cyber Essentials Plus Certified.
OUR SERVICES KEPT SIMPLE…
We deliver strategic support, investment acceleration and business transformation to drive your customer satisfaction, competitiveness and business growth.
Our assessment and advisory service
Our Assessment and baseline approach to understanding for example: the current status of a business, strategy, product, team, cost base, commercial mode or risk.
2. Change Programmes
Our change management and transformation service
Our programmatic approach to delivering change at pace and with planned outcomes such as: enterprise scalability planning, re-platforming for volume & scale, product & service development, digital & data transformation, commercial licensing & go-to-market optimisation, and efficiency management.
3. Crisis Management
Our crisis management: preparation and prevention service
Our ongoing service to provide real- time and reactive services such as: situational support, rapid assessments, interim leadership and governance, business realisation support, competition awareness, conflict management, accelerated growth planning & exit planning.
MEET THE TEAM
Sir Nigel Knowles
Senior Partner - Sales
Marketing and Client Engagement Consultant