Trinity Mirror - Ciklum

Trinity Mirror

SITUATION

Trinity Mirror plc is the largest British newspaper, magazine and digital publisher, listed on the London Stock Exchange. It is Britain’s biggest newspaper publisher, with 240 regional papers as well as the national Daily Mirror, Sunday Mirror and People, and the Scottish Sunday Mail and Daily Record.

Trinity Mirror looked at several different locations for software development support, including Canada, Switzerland, Romania and Russia, and eventually chose Ukraine.

 

SOLUTION

Ciklum was the only company that offered the Extended Team model, where the customer can hire staff and manage them independently. At the same time, Ciklum provides the overhead, team administration and the payroll.

The Ukrainian team is involved in every aspect of Trinity Mirror’s business, working as a core team helping across all projects and numerous business specific teams supporting company’s new businesses.

 

RESULT

  • Team of 20+ people working as a part of the UK team
  • The core team helps and shares resources across all the Trinity Mirror projects, and separate business specific teams support new businesses