About Us

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About Us2018-08-06T17:24:27+00:00


Camwood are the UK’s leading expert in the field of Applications.  We have a deep understanding of the end-to-end application landscape and we understand how to help customers move to a managed application portfolio that will both reduce cost and improve the end user experience.

One of our core offerings is to help our customers to migrate their applications during an Operating System change, providing Audit, Discovery, Compatibility, Rationalisation, Application Packaging or Sequencing, Deployment and on-going Management services.

We also have a range of Managed Services, under the banner of Application Portfolio Management, allowing our customers to ensure they provide control and agility, through a combination of consultancy services and best of breed toolsets, including our own Rimo3 software.

We’ve identified over 600,000 apps, rationalized and packaged over 100,000 apps and enabled the migration of over 6,000,000 end users.


Camwood’s vision is to be recognized as the undisputed leader in the field of Applications Management.  Our enthusiasm and expertise will allow us to develop market leading solutions to address customers real life application related challenges.  We will inspire and motivate our people to be innovative, creative and customer focused.

We will continue the evolution of our software based Complete Application Management (CAM) service that will fundamentally change the way large businesses manage their application portfolio.  Our offerings will allow customers to reduce significant costs and dramatically improve the end user experience by providing granular usage based analytics, allowing enhanced decision making in shorter timeframes.

Over the next 5 years, 70% of the largest businesses in the world will use CAM as an integral part of their day-to-day IT operation.  We will quadruple the size of our business over this period.


Our values represent our approach to our customers, suppliers and employees, ensuring we deliver the best possible experience for the best possible outcome.

E – enthusiasm
X – eXpertise
P – partnership
E – enterprising
R – reliable
T – trustworthy


Frank Foxall
Frank FoxallCEO

Led the buyout of Camwood’s Venture Capital investors Matrix and Foresight in a deal completed on 26th April 2012.

This represented another milestone in the extraordinary journey of the world’s foremost specialists in application intelligence and ‘Enlightened Migration’.

Frank was also one of the original founders of App-DNA in 2008 and subsequently acquired by Citrix in October 2011 in a deal worth nearly $100million.

As well as CEO of Camwood, other investments include Rimo3 and Norskale.

Mike Welling
Mike WellingChairman
Mike began his career in the IT industry in 1995 and currently sits on the board of a number of technology companies that he either founded or supports through his early stage investment arm. His recent successes include the trade sale of Norskale, End User Management specialists to a US Software company in Sep 2016 returning over 28x to investors.

Mike has experience in growing & mentoring management teams to help them achieve their strategic goals with an emphasis on investing & growth capital, sales, finance & operations.

In 2008 Mike was Founder & CEO of AppDNA where he was responsible for all areas of the business, growing the company from a 2 person start-up to employing over 90 people & operating in 5 countries, selling in over 25 and eventually leading the sale of the business to Citrix in November 2011 for $100m a 32x multiple. Following the acquisition Mike served as General Manager & Vice President AppDNA where he supported the integration for 12 months.

Prior to this, Mike was Founder & CEO of Camwood, an application management consultancy company, which today is still regarded at the pre-eminent company for supporting some of the worlds largest companies application management & migration strategies. Mike still remains a major shareholder & Chairman of the Board.

He also was a client director for GE Capital ITS, and before joining General Electric held various sales leadership positions following a very early career in washing dishes in a German ski resort to learn the native language and snowboard.

Mike attended the University of Brighton, UK where he studied business & finance and microprocessor and computer architecture.

Kiran Kumar
Kiran KumarDirector, HR & Operations
Kiran started her career in the banking industry in the late 80’s and moved into IT in the mid 90’s with ICL, SCC and Fujitsu specialising in Client Account Management.

Kiran joined Camwood in 2003 – bringing growth and assured delivery capability. Since then, Camwood has experienced year-on-year growth underpinned by delivering a quality service, on budget and on-time. Kiran has operational responsibility for the success of Camwood and our team of Application Logistics experts.

Chris Porter
Chris PorterDirector, Sales & Professional Services
Chris joined Camwood in March 2015 and is responsible for the overall Sales, Marketing and Professional Services go-to-market strategy.

Chris is responsible for developing our client relationships at a senior level, enhancing our business development activities through effective marketing campaigns and ensuring that we have relevant application centric solutions to meet our customers’ business needs.

Chris is passionate about achieving success and delivering an exception experience for his customers.

He has over 20 years of experience in the full suite of IT Services and in selling complex IT Solutions.

Prior to this role, Chris ran New Business Sales for SCC in London and prior to that he held a number of senior level roles at 2e2 and Morse, including Sales Director for Financial Services, Practice Director for Data Centre, Security & End User Computing and Sales Director for Professional Services. He also spent a number of years at BT Global Services, securing a number of large Blue Chip contracts.

Chris has an MBA from Cranfield School of Management and an HNC in Electronics & Communications Engineering.

He is married with 3 children and passionate about snowboarding and motor sport.