MIT’s success is thanks to the skill, knowledge and passion of our team. All of our team are talented individuals who have the skills and experience to deliver best in class solutions and great customer service.

We go to great lengths to attract, develop and retain the very best in our industry. Some of our team members have been a part of our journey for over 25 years. Here is just some of our senior team.

Mike Ford

Managing Director

Mike has 30 years of sales and services experience in Communications, preceded by 5 years of sailing with Shell Oil Tankers for Dutch Oil. Mike is a strong believer in flexible working environments and the various communication and connectivity methods provided by today’s technology. Mikes ethos provides significant benefits to a progressive company’s overall performance and encourages the team at MIT to demonstrate this both internally and externally to all of our clients and partners.

Paul McGuinness

CTO

Paul has worked as CTO for MIT since its inception and has been instrumental in later acquisitions and mergers. Paul jointly developed the first UK commercial voicemail platform for Mitel and has been directly responsible for the design and implementation of cutting-edge applications in the converging voice and data arena ever since. In addition to direct development, he has designed a number of internal BIS platforms and processes to streamline the support of the client base and introduced Agile and XP development cycles within MIT.

Sean Millar

Lead Technical Consultant

Sean is highly driven and passionate about IT and telecoms. During his time at MIT he has brought into place a number of different processes for supporting our customers to ensure high levels of service. Sean has been a focal point for all customer queries as well as educating and training customers on the use of our products. Always keen to learn more about IT and telecoms Sean has completed several qualifications and is currently working towards a degree.

Andy Downey

Sales Manager

With a strong technical background in telecoms and 10 years’ experience of the industry, Andy has an excellent understanding of customer requirements. He manages key accounts, including multi-national clients, and regularly analyses key business data to ensure MIT exceeds expectations and guarantee results. Andy’s expertise has fuelled annual growth and produced record results year-on-year.

Peter McMinn

Senior Agile Developer

As a Senior Agile Developer Peter is instrumental in installing big data platforms in large public sector organisations such as police forces and government departments, including the Ministry of Defence. Peter has been valued member of MIT since it was formed and his 30 years in telecoms provides invaluable insight into the many legacy communications systems we encounter across all business sectors.

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Jim Coble

Senior Agile Developer

Agile development is core to Jim’s invaluable contribution at MIT, where he works responsively with team members and customers to prioritise and iterate projects. Drawing on six years’ experience of developing a large NHS system, he combines Agile structures and management techniques with Git version control system to maintain data integrity, speed of delivery and support for workflows.

Elliott Ford

Sales Manager

After working in the online advertising industry, and brief fame on a TV reality show, Elliott has joined the MIT team to bring his excellent relationship building skills and engagement knowledge to the company. With proven sales ability and account managing experience Elliott is excited to be taking on this new challenge at MIT and wishes to play a big part in the modern day telecommunications revolution.

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Daniel Harper

Senior DevOps Engineer

Bi-lingual in Japanese and English, Daniel is MIT’s expert on the UCentric Voice platform. As well as designing, developing and testing product specifications, Daniel is a voice platform subject matter expert. He manages client accounts and provides day-to-day technical support for customers.

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Rita Wilson

Senior Accounts Administrator

Rita brings more than 15 years’ experience of working with charities and local councils to her role, ensuring the smooth running of MIT’s office and finances. Managing business and client accounts, Rita has a keen eye for detail and provides invaluable support to the technical teams.