Meet the Team
Since Matrix IT was founded in 2003, we have built a strong team of IT professionals, enabling us to establish our reputation as one of the South of England’s leading IT service companies.
Today, the Matrix team consists of:
Nic Cronin – Managing Director
After completing a Bsc in Applied Psychology and Computing, Nic worked in London before founding Matrix IT in February 2003.
Originally operating in a spare room for 12 months, he then moved Matrix in 2004 to their first office. Since then he has been privileged to attract and work with great people. “The team we have now created is without doubt the most talented team I’ve ever had the chance to work with.” Said Nic on reflecting the success of Matrix.
Lou Gascoigne – Operations Director
Lou has been with Matrix since 2006. With over fourteen years of Matrix experience, Lou has had varied roles within the business, giving her the crucial understanding of what Matrix needs operationally. As operations director, Lou ensures our back office thrives, helping meet client expectations, and her duty of care for staff is outstanding.
Kev Penny – Technical Director
Kev joined Matrix in Apr 2007 and has risen through the ranks, becoming Technical Director three years ago. Kev oversees all technical aspects of the company’s work, including Service Desk delivery, internal systems, and investigating and developing new systems and offerings for our clients.
Gareth McQuaid – New Business Director
Gareth joined the Matrix Team in August 2018 as New Business Director. Having gained 20 years of Managed Service experience, he brings a multitude of experience and technology enablement to the SMB market. Gareth provides strategic and best practice advice to many businesses in the Hampshire area helping them to outshine their competitors.