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.

Steve Carnell – Sales Director

Steve joined the Matrix Team as Sales Director. Having gained 20 years of Managed Service experience, he brings a multitude of experience and technology enablement to the SMB market. Steve, provides strategic and best practice advice to many businesses in the Hampshire area helping them to outshine their competitors.