About us

Umbrellar, backed by Pencarrow Private Equity is an award winning, Services-led Microsoft Cloud Solutions Provider. We provide Cloud Managed Services, migration and advisory services, as well as Cloud Procurement for over 1,000 NZ businesses. 

Our mission is to 'Deliver the Tech for Tomorrow's World' via first class Professional and Managed Services, and our self-service procurement platform, mycsp.io

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We’re focused on empowering our customers and resellers in making the most of the Microsoft Cloud to digitally transform New Zealand business.

We truly believe our partnerships make more possible and that there are more ways than ever to create new business opportunities. We are here to help partners and customers be the hero in their very own NZ success story and we aim to be the partner of choice within the NZ IT industry, and the number 1 services provider for the Microsoft Cloud. Our guiding statement and promise is to bring the best people, partnerships, resources and expertise to NZ business to achieve more with the Microsoft Cloud.

From Microsoft Azure, Azure Stack, Microsoft 365 to Dynamics 365, we strive to curate the most comprehensive network of partners that are the best in their respective industries, technologies and domains.

Our Executive Team

David Howden

Chief Executive Officer

Dave leads Umbrellar and is accountable for strategy and vision of the Umbrellar. He has over 20 years operational and commercial experience, as well as engineering technology strategies for some of the largest IT and telecommunications companies in the world, such as British Telecom and Orange PCS.

His outcome-led approach, entrepreneurial attitude, and creative nature provide a successful combination when it comes to positioning, commercially architecting, and leading digital transformation for businesses working with Umbrellar.

David Howden
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