With over 300 man years’ expertise in business and IT, the Turnkey team have the skills and depth of experience to ensure you receive a professional business solution.

Our consulting team will work with you closely from the start to understand your business needs and map the appropriate solutions. Collaborating and directing the development team throughout, as required. Training is tailored to your needs and once the system is live, details of how your solution operates will be shared with our support team, so if and when you call they can guide you quickly to the answers you need.

As well as either business or technology degrees, most of our team have additional qualifications in accounting and Microsoft specific skills, so we come to your problem already well versed with the challenges you’re likely to face.

KEY MILESTONES IN THE LAST 40 YEARS

1980

1980

Turnkey Computer Technology Limited established by
Dr. Barry Wood in Glasgow, Scotland, specialising in financial and bespoke software systems development. Business users could also purchase desktop computers – Superbrains. Early customers included East Kilbride Development Corporation and Coopers & Lybrand.

1982

1982

Rapid growth prompts an office move to Charing Cross, Glasgow. Turnkey shares 10 Somerset Place with Grainger & Co., Chartered Accountants and Insolvency Practitioners, who quickly became Turnkey customers. Our range, services, clients, staff and turnover begin to grow.

1985

1985

Turnkey’s unique Insolvency Practitioners System – better known as IPS launches in DOS format. Our tailored software solution greatly improves efficiency for IPs and their staff. Early adopters include Coopers & Lybrand, Arthur Andersen and Douglas Laing & Jackson. Turnkey become authorised Compaq re-sellers.

1993

1993

Turnkey moves to Thornton Lodge in Glasgow. Microsoft Windows NT is released.

1996

1996

Having done many a work placement, Tony Wood officially joins the company to manage the development team. Turnkey becomes an authorised Navision Solution Centre (6th in the UK), customising Navision software. CORE customers upgrade to IPS for Windows.

1997

1997

Installation of first Windows NT based network at Home Hardware Limited. Home Hardware were also the first Turnkey clients to adopt Navision and continue to be Turnkey customers today.

2002

2002

Tony Wood was appointed Managing Director and
Dr Barry Wood becomes Chairman.

2003

2003

Microsoft acquire Navision UK and it is rebranded as Microsoft Dynamics NAV. CORE Technology becomes CORE Australia Pty Limited.

2007

2007

Turnkey are appointed GOLD Microsoft Partner.

2008

2008

Turnkey Infrastructure Solutions are appointed ESET Partners

2010

2010

Turnkey Group is formed. Turnkey announce a new corporate structure with three key divisions:

  • Turnkey Computer Technology
  • Turnkey Business Software
  • Turnkey Infrastructure Solutions

The IPS Creditor Portal launches enabling online interaction between all stakeholders in the insolvency process.

Turnkey’s 100th Microsoft Dynamics NAV site goes live.

2011

2011

We become an accredited Microsoft Small Business Specialist.

2012

2012

Turnkey Infrastructure Solutions are appointed ESET Silver Partners.

2013

2013

We sponsor our first Variety Sunshine Coach and it is donated to Hazelwood School.

2014

2014

Turnkey Business Software exceeds 1,000 Microsoft Dynamics NAV user licence sales. TISL become GFI/MAX focus MAXMail partners.

2015

2015

Our Business Software team are awarded:

  • GOLD Microsoft Partner for Enterprise Resource Planning (Supply and support of Microsoft Dynamics NAV.)
  • SILVER Microsoft Partner for Midmarket Solutions.
    (Supply and support of infrastructure solutions.)

IPS is available for the first time from Turnkey’s cloud platform.

IPS goes from strength to strength with 390 businesses over 750 sites with 6,500 users globally.