Servelec Group plc, a leading UK-headquartered technology group, has been recognised for its engineering professionalism by becoming the latest Enterprise Partner of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET). As well as highlighting the innovative credentials of the solutions provided to Servelec’s customers across the diverse markets the company serves, the partnership also gives Servelec’s engineers and technical specialists access to a wide range of developmental and networking benefits.

IET Enterprise Partners are entrepreneurial and innovative organisations, committed to professionalism and market success. The scheme will provide support for the continuing professional development of Servelec’s employees by offering a wide range of valuable networking opportunities with the IET’s corporate and academic partners – which include some of the UK’s largest engineering employers and educators. The IET is one of the world’s leading engineering institutions with around 168,000 members in 150 countries, aiming to encourage a better world by inspiring, informing and influencing their members.

Ian Shaw, Head of Human Resources at Servelec Group plc commented: “As a progressive engineering and technology-focused group we are committed to investing in our people who show drive and enthusiasm for their own continued professional development. Servelec has an excellent track record of providing young professionals in a variety of specialisms with opportunities in the industry and helping them develop their skills throughout their career with Servelec.”

As an IET member, Servelec benefits from industry knowledge and updates, industry-wide expertise, networking, events, training courses and personalised support. Servelec is committed to helping staff continue their professional development through training and accreditations such as those provided by the IET.

Mark Organ, IET Head of Membership said: “The IET is already devoting considerable time and resource to education programmes and scholarships to attract the next generation but it is also vitally important to invest in the current workforce and their professional development.  

“It is for this reason that we’ve created IET Enterprise Partners so that we can engage with companies directly to help them develop their workforce and ultimately their business performance.”

Servelec Group plc is a technology group, providing software, hardware and services globally to the healthcare, social care and education, oil and gas, energy and utilities sectors.