SEGRO is a UK Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), and a leading owner, asset manager and developer of modern warehousing and light industrial property. It owns or manages 5.7 million square metres of space in £6.0 billion of assets*, serving 1,200 customers from a wide range of industry sectors. Its properties are located around major conurbations and at key transportation hubs across eight European countries, principally in the UK, France, Germany and Poland.

Headquartered in the UK, SEGRO plc has a listing on the London Stock Exchange and is one of the largest REITs in the world. SEGRO serves a diverse customer base, operating across a wide range of sectors and representing both small and large businesses, from start-ups to global corporations.

Business challenge

With its ageing IT infrastructure approaching end-of-life, SEGRO needed to rethink its entire IT strategy and make the best use of limited in-house resources. It embarked on the search for a technology partner it could work with through its IT transformation.


  • Consulting
  • Data centre design and build
  • Project Management
  • Managed Network Services
  • Communications links between customer and Sungard AS technology centres
  • Dual-site colocation
  • Equipment Management
  • TeleVault data backup
  • Managed Internet
  • Managed Firewall
  • Managed Intrusion Detection Services
  • Penetration Testing
  • Workplace Recovery

There’s a massive sense of achievement for everybody involved that we devised the right strategy, chose the right partner and delivered on time and under budget. We did what we said we’d do – move the business without anybody noticing.

IT Manager, SEGRO