Our Roots, Relevance and Reputation — The Story of Somerford in the Middle East

Listen to the story behind why Somerford is expanding into the Middle East.

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Episode Summary

Join us for the premiere episode of Somerford Middle East's podcast, where we dive into our exciting venture into the UAE market.

Meet Katie Wilkinson, John Dee, and James Astley, key players in Somerford's Middle East expansion, as they share insights into our strategic move into the region.

Discover why the Middle East's rapid growth and tech demand made it a prime location for Somerford's value-added services.

Explore the parallels between UK and Middle East business landscapes, from regulatory challenges to the embrace of innovation. Learn how Somerford's executive forums foster collaboration and knowledge-sharing among industry leaders.

Gain insights into cloud transformation, operational resilience, and the rise of AI in the region. Hear about our plans for future forums, including discussions on supply chain defence and other critical topics.

Stay tuned for more episodes as we navigate the dynamic tech landscape in the Middle East. Follow us on your favourite podcast platform or visit our podcast page for updates.


John Dee
Head of Strategy UK & UAE | Somerford

James Astley
General Manager | Somerford ME Computer System Trading LLC

Katie Wilkinson
Head of Strategic Alliances and Partnerships UAE | Somerford ME Computer System Trading LLC

Additional Resources

Somerford Middle East

We specialise in assisting organisations with cloud, hybrid or on-premise environments including SecDevOps DevOps, Cloud or MultiCloud strategies.

Executive Forum | Supply Chain Assurance in the UAE

10AM-1PM, April 24th
Media 1 Tower - Al Falak St - Exit 32 - Dubai Media City

Podcast | Exploring Operational Resilience with Shaun Cooney at Splunk

Get in Touch to Learn More

Somerford has a skilled team based in the Middle East to help with migrations to the cloud, hybrid or on-premise environments including SecDevops DevOps, Cloud or MultiCloud strategies. We can also assist in an array of other digital transformation projects. Contact a member of our team today to get started.
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