When I founded Jumar, I wanted to make a difference to our clients, partners and employees. I look back at the results we’ve achieved and I’m incredibly proud of the entire team at Jumar for being part of this exciting journey.
Founder and CEO, Jumar
- Nov 2000
Jumar Solutions is registered at Companies House. Its Managing Director, Wendy Merricks, created the company following a highly successful career in IT.
- Apr 2004
Jumar moves to its current home close to Birmingham Airport.
- Nov 2006
Jumar ranks in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 list for rapid growth for the fourth consecutive year.
- Jan 2010
ISO 9001 accreditation is achieved for the first time – and which continues to underpin our business today.
- Apr 2011
Jumar’s growth into Australia is boosted by the creation of Sydney-based subsidiary Jumar Solutions Australia Pty Ltd.
Expansion into UK public sector markets increases sharply with Jumar’s inclusion on G-Cloud, Digital Outcomes and Specialists and other CCS/Government frameworks.
- Oct 2018
Jumar attains Microsoft Gold Partnership status, which facilitates expansion into new markets and sectors – and supports the formalisation of its in-house delivery practices.
- Nov 2018
Cyber Essentials accreditation is achieved, allowing Jumar to provide IT security assurance to Government and other public sector clients.
- Feb 2019
Jumar is accredited to the prestigious international security standard, ISO 27001, promoting an increased range of compliance and governance initiatives.
- Dec 2020
2020 and 2021 saw Jumar shortlisted for four major awards:
- Best Candidate Care at the Recruiter Awards
- Small Tech Business of the Year at the UK Tech Awards
- The Technology Award at the British Insurance Awards
- Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce Award for Excellence in Technology & Innovation
- Jul 2021
During the COVID-19 pandemic, Jumar strengthened its wellbeing initiatives including training four mental health first aiders and signing up to the Mental Health in Recruitment pledge.
- Aug 2021
Jumar formalises its commitment to social value by the adoption of the National TOMs Framework and sets out its Carbon Reduction Plan in line with the Greenhouse Gas Protocol.
- Oct 2021
Winner of Outstanding in Technology & Innovation Award at the Solihull Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards.
- April 2022
Jumar launches its first major rebrand for ten years, with a new logo and corporate identity to support its ambitious growth targets.
How we are different
Jumar's main differentiator is its unique combination of complementary business lines. From delivering complex, enterprise-scale technology projects to providing teams of skilled contract resources, there is never an IT challenge that we can't rise to.