MEET THE TEAM
After leaving the Royal Marines, Kris formed Solve-IT in December 2004 and has managed the growth of the business, both in terms of the client base and number of employees. Kris and his wife Lynsey have two sons and in his spare time, Kris enjoys running and watching rugby.
Esther handles all financial aspects of the business. She enjoys a challenge and always goes the extra mile to ensure everything is correct. In her spare time she enjoys embroidery, crafting and spending time with her son, who is usually found playing with his toy cars.
Senior Service Desk Engineer
With over 15 years of experience in the IT support environment, Philip came to us after having spent many years working for a nationwide market leader in their sector, Philip is passionate in helping others overcome IT issues and enabling them to become more confident with technology. Phil enjoys training for extreme obstacle course races all over the country.
Service Desk Engineer
Jack has been gaining experience in the IT industry for over 4 years, attaining his Level 4 IT Systems and Telecoms qualification. He enjoys playing badminton, climbing and caving in his spare time. Weather permitting, he also enjoys hiking and camping on the moors and volunteers with the Ten Tors Challenge on Dartmoor.
Matt is from the local area and entered the IT industry from the Royal Marines after sustaining a life changing injury in service. He is CompTIA A+ and Network+ qualified and has been developing his IT knowledge and proficiency through embarking on more advanced courses in the coming months. In his spare time, he enjoys building and tinkering with desktop computers and honing his code writing skills.
With over 50 years experience in IT, Chris has worked for many different organisations including the NHS and English China Clay. He has been part of Solve-IT since the early days and continues to support the team in a number of areas. Outside of work, Chris enjoys watching Exmouth Rugby and holidaying in Baros.
Business Support Manager
Grace is your point of contact for non-Service Desk enquiries, including video conferencing and conference room bookings. She ensures the smooth running of Solve-IT and manages our social media. She also enjoys cycling in the local area, baking and sampling the odd gin and tonic!
Senior Service Desk Engineer
Tom has over 5 years experience in the IT managed services sector specialising in server maintenance. Tom enjoys helping clients with all areas of their IT environment. In his spare time he is often busy doing DIY and exploring the local area.
Rhys works part-time with Solve-IT whilst he continues his studies and his journey into higher education. Rhys is another integral part of our Dashboard Team, and works with our clients to ensure that they are never left behind when new releases and patches are available. In his spare time Rhys enjoys playing rugby, hockey and is keen to begin playing lacrosse at university.
Liam works part-time at Solve-IT whilst he continues to pursue his studies and transition into higher education. Liam works with our Dashboard Team, ensuring that our clients are alerted to possible changes in their IT environment, keeping them up to date with new patches and releases. Outside of work, Liam enjoys keeping active by playing rugby, football and cricket.