Company overview

Founded in 1996, Claranet is one of Europe's leading managed IT services providers. We offer businesses hosting, networks and communications services. We have over 6,500 customers and an outstanding record for delivering high quality solutions, across a wide range of industries. With over 1,800 employees, we are based in 24 offices across Europe.

Quick facts

  • Founded in 1996
  • £310m / €360m annualised revenues
  • Over 6,500 business customers
  • Operations in eight countries
  • Over 1,800 staff in 24 offices
  • 43 data centres
  • Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • Featured in the Sunday Times BDO Profit Track 100

Our global footprint

We have over 6,500 customers and an outstanding record for delivering high quality solutions, across a wide range of industries. With over 1,800 employees, we are based in 24 offices across Europe and South America.

Claranet’s technological expertise is plain to see – but it has been the overall service wrap that has impressed us the most.

Vijay Mistry
Peugeot

Our European footprint

Gartner: Leader in the Magic Quadrant

Claranet has been recognised for the fifth year running as a “Leader” in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Managed Hybrid Cloud Hosting (Europe). This confirms our leading position as a provider of services around hosting and critical applications.

This year, Claranet is also positioned in Gartner’s new Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Managed Services Providers (Worldwide).

Gartner’s Magic Quadrant reports present detailed analysis of the main managed service providers in the market to help client organisations evaulate the strengths and capabilities of potential suppliers.

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Leader Gartner Magic Quadrant Managed Hybrid Cloud Hosting

Our technical partners and accreditations

Executive team

Charles Nasser
Chief Executive Officer, Claranet Group
Nigel Fairhurst
Chief Financial Officer, Claranet Group
Andy Wilton
Chief Information Officer, Claranet Group
Michel Robert
Managing Director, Claranet UK
Olivier Beaudet
Managing Director, Claranet France
Olaf Fischer
Managing Director, Claranet Germany
Antonio Miguel Ferreira
Managing Director, Claranet Portugal
Carles Acero
Managing Director, Claranet Spain
Wiebe Nauta
Managing Director, Claranet Benelux
Fabrice Tetu
Managing Director, Claranet Italy
Daniel Galante
Managing Director, Claranet Brazil