Meet the Management

Learn about our experienced team

Providing day-to-day support for home users, businesses, schools and colleges requires the support of a large dedicated team of techies, engineers and back office staff. They are the lifeblood of our business, enabling us to offer the quality advice and assistance expected by our customers. Each person brings a unique outlook and different expertise to our business.

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Dan Cappaert


Joining ATS in 2012, Dan has brought a wealth of experience and knowledge of networking and installations from his previous company. This increased the companies’ portfolio dramatically.

Dan is responsible for managing the installation team and ensuring our clients get cutting-edge network solutions, as well as CCTV and Door Entry systems.

When away from work, Dan can be found on the golf course or disappearing to Turkey with his family for a well-earned break.

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Craig Harper


As one of the original Directors, Craig has over 30 years of experience in IT, and has witnessed a lot of change in technology over the years.

After initially working with mainframes, Craig has worked in various roles from Blue chip network & server support to web development and recently programming a replacement MIS system for a local college.

When he steps away from the keyboard, Craig lives in Wales with his wife and dogs and enjoys rural life.

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Matt Thomson


As the other original Director, with a background in the print industry, Matt has worked hard to grow ATS over the years.

Matt loves the next technical challenge and is always coming up with innovative solutions to solve our customers’ technical issues.

Matt travels up from the south coast where he lives with his wife and cats and spends the weekends working on his golf handicap.

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Simon Manley

Senior IT Manager

Simon has over 15 years IT experience predominantly in education, having worked in secondary and grammar schools across Cornwall and Kent

He moved to Kent and took over as the Network Manager of a large all-girls school before joining ATS in 2013 as a technician, where he progressed through the company and is now Senior IT Manager.

Simon now lives in Cornwall and carries out most of his responsibilities from his home office but travels to Sidcup 2 or 3 times a month to meet with clients. In his spare time, Simon can often be found at the beach with his family.

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