WHO ARE DATASENSE?

We are the confidence that your IT is Efficient, Secure, Compliant and Managed

Who we are is based around what our clients need to thrive.

In the rapidly changing data landscape, businesses need to be able to rely on support that will ensure they stay running, and they stay current. 

Sometimes, accessing the specialist IT knowledge you need, can mean being forced into a complex network of multiple suppliers. Alternatively, can you find yourself using a using ‘jack of all trades’ provider who may have gaps in the knowledge and experience needed to be truly effective. It was clear to us that to offer fully a rounded service we needed a fully rounded team of experts. 

Datasense is built on extended expertise and specialisms. It is a flexible team that can offer a range of services from an urgent fix to an ongoing managed IT and data support package. Most importantly, we are always approachable as well as experienced. We are practical as well as knowledgeable. We are cutting edge while keeping the human touch. 

We created a support environment where real people offer advanced solutions and pro-actively support you and your business. 

We aim to be your Datasense.

Gayle – Compliance and policy

As well as being the ‘go to’ for compliance and policy, Gayle has extensive experience of project management and has worked with businesses in a wide variety of sectors. As you would expect from a compliance specialist, she is intensely detail-focused and capable of seeing both the small details and the big picture they fit into. She is also responsible for making sure the team behave (and also that don’t get so distracted by the latest technology that they forget to go home in the evenings). She is a self-confessed lover of policy and procedures and is the guiding light when it comes to ensuring everyone in Datasense and her clients are driven by practical processes that work for all.

  • Certified International Privacy Professional in Europe
  • Worked with hundreds of companies to ensure GDPR compliance
  • Extensive project management experience
  • Delivered comprehensive, jargon free data protection training to businesses in multiple sectors
  • Loves writing policies and procedures
 
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Gayle – Compliance and policy

Rob – Comms and connectivity

With many years of experience in the fast moving world of telecoms, Rob is an invaluable member of the team. As well as his extensive knowledge of communications he can draw on the lessons learned in a long career and his innate ability to understand what is needed on a project. Because he has worked on so many different kinds of project over the years, Rob is the team specialist when it comes to pulling plans together and meeting the needs of all sizes of business from SMEs through to public service institutions and multi-nationals. The fact that vital services such as hospitals rely on his skills speaks, volumes about professional standing. When he isn’t working with Datasense, Rob relaxes with his family and plans his next big project, converting a custom camper van. Well, assuming he can find time amongst work with local charities and the distraction of his love of football.

  • Known for his customer focus.
  • Decades of telecoms experience in a variety of arenas
  • Experienced in the integration of technology and communications
  • Solutions orientated and focused on practical, working outcomes for clients
  • Known as the ‘go-to’ person for solutions and a trusted advisor for major institutions.
 
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Rob – Comms and connectivity

Chris – Managed IT services 

With a couple of decades of experience under his belt, and a genuine interest in new developments, Chris is a rare combination of experience and up to date technical know-how. As well as wielding a screwdriver to deal with everything hardware, he is the man to go to when it comes to remote maintenance of your systems. He is a skilled technician with an uncanny ability to see what does need doing and what will need doing to maintain your system and keep your data flowing.

  • Active in the IT industry since 1999
  • Worked with many Blue Chip companies such as LloydsTSB, MBNA, Barclays on IT Projects.
  • Understand the need of SMEs as well as larger corporates
  • Managed and run his own IT Business for 16+ years
  • Specialist desktop support engineer
 
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Chris – Managed IT services

Dean – Cybersecurity and Ethical Hacking

It would be an understatement to say that Datasense cybersecurity expert, Dean, is interested in technology. Ever since he received an early home computer as a gift he has been constantly learning and adapting to the latest developments. Inevitably, his insatiable search for knowledge lead him down the road of all things security, and for the last 10 years, he has specialised in cybersecurity and protecting businesses from attack. As well as his remarkable abilities as an ethical hacker, Dean is an expert in all aspects of network security and has a particular interest and expertise in immediate response and preventative measures. Outside work his interest is in technology and gadgets… which probably accounts for him also being an expert drone pilot!

 
  • Been in the IT industry for over 20 years
  • Been involved in Cyber Security for the last 10 years
  • Has worked on IT Projects throughout the UK, and Europe.
  • Managed IT Systems Engineer
  • Certified Ethical Hacker / Security Professional
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Dean – Cybersecurity and Ethical Hacking
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