IT Partners are a team of experienced professionals providing IT Support to medium-large sized businesses who are headquartered here in the Waikato.
Combining our collective knowledge and expertise to ensure the job is done right the first time, to help your business perform efficiently, productively, and profitability now and into the future.
Take a look at the outstanding group of individuals below!
Bevan's track record of leading and implementing business change, plus 20 years of experience across different industries, is an asset to our consulting services. A worthy passion of Bevan's is digital transformation in the workplace and the challenge of managing and executing positive change. In Bevan's opinion, the best part about IT Partners is working with a variety of clients and providing them with a detailed digital transformation strategy to drive long-term business success. Outside of the office, Bevan enjoys working on sound engineering for live concerts and events; and recording his own music.
Glenn enjoys working with clients to solve real business problems. It's important to him that we help our clients to remain relevant, manage the pace of change, and align business and IT strategy. His favourite part of working at IT Partners is our high performing team and client centricity. Glenn considers himself a business and IT generalist. He helps to translate technical initiatives into business value and link our solutions and services to client imperatives. Outside of work Glenn is an armchair sports nut and recreational cyclist. He also enjoys travel and good food.
Nigel has gained over 30 years of experience in financial and management accounting. This includes audit, consolidation accounting, financial reporting, and mergers and acquisitions. Nigel's background in various-sized companies with varying ownership models makes him a highly valued addition to our Executive Team. His favourite part of being at IT Partners is working collaboratively with different teams and creating efficiencies to improve business performance. Outside of work, Nigel enjoys dining out, spending time with family, and travelling.
Kelcy strives to establish clear communication and understanding with our clients, ensuring they are well informed and that our products and services meet their business requirements. She enjoys working alongside an incredible team and knowing we are making a difference for many New Zealand businesses. Since joining the team, Kelcy has completed a Harvard Business School Leadership Principles Certification and is in the final stages of Masters in Digital Business. Outside of work, you will often find her playing sports or in the outdoors.
Dannielle is grateful for seeing the team show up each day with the attitude to create a memorable experience for our clients, think bigger and bolder, and truly get a kick out of the work they achieve. Her favourite thing about IT Partners is the people; we have a one of a kind team made up of hard-working, innovative and courageous individuals. Dannielle has gained StrengthsFinder coaching and HumanKind Ex Design School certifications. Outside of work, she enjoys the gym, amateur hikes, and is an overly obsessed dog mum.
Chris enjoys working with our clients and specifically helping them get the most out of suitable technologies. He also enjoys our road mapping process and ensuring our clients have a well thought out and clear plan for the future. Since joining the team Chris has gained a Microsoft Dynamics MB-901 certification and is a master at relationship building and communication. When Chris isn’t at work he is spending time with family and friends, visiting the beach in summer and mountain in winter. Chris is a huge fan of all sports but in particular the NBA.
Christine enjoys learning out about our clients' businesses, what they do and where they want to head. Her favourite thing about IT Partners is the people, the team are fun, engaging and always supportive of one another. Outside of work you will find Christine baking, spending time with her family, and trying new foods.
Vipin is passionate about delving into our clients' businesses, understanding their goals and aspirations. His greatest appreciation for IT Partners lies in its vibrant culture; the team is not only professional but also fosters a friendly and supportive environment. Beyond his professional life, Vipin enjoys travelling, sports, and spending time with his family.
Andrew has extensive experience selling cloud software across the UK, Australia and New Zealand, helping hundreds of businesses adopt solutions to achieve their commercial ambitions. This experience is supported by a double degree from the University of Otago in Business and Physical Education. Andrew is passionate about the Waikato region and is excited to help more businesses achieve their growth aspirations by designing and executing a technology strategy to achieve their goals. A sucker for punishment, outside of work, Andrew participates in endurance and multi-sport events.
Lance thoroughly enjoys solving our clients' problems, especially the more intricate ones, as it brings him a sense of fulfilment to simplify their work. He particularly appreciates the dynamic nature of of our industry and the people involved, ensuring that each day is exciting and vibrant. Since joining, Lance has obtained a Prince2 Project Management certificate and has become an expert in troubleshooting and Office 365. During his free time, you can find him engaged in various sports, with underwater hockey being a particular favourite. Lance cherishes outdoor activities and moments spent with loved ones.
Baylie enjoys collaborating with our clients as a trusted partner, ensuring their business requirements and goals are front of mind. Her focus lies in enhancing efficiencies and productivity, creating a winning outcome that allows them to concentrate on their growth aspirations. Within the IT Partners team, Baylie particularly values the people, culture, and work environment. She possesses core strengths in discipline, responsibility, and relationship building. Outside of work, Baylie trains at Fitstop, embarks on nature walks, and cherishes moments with friends, family, and her beloved pets.
As the Marketing Coordinator for IT Partners, Komal enjoys growing brand awareness and executing the company’s overall marketing strategy. Working closely with the sales and product teams to identify opportunities to develop campaigns that effectively communicate IT Partners offerings. She enjoys working for a business that fosters wellbeing and has a strong culture of recognition. When not in front of her computer, you can find Komal with her dogs, eating pasta or with her nose in a book.
Dominique is an experienced Marketing professional with specialist knowledge in the field of technology. With a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing and Communications, and a Master of Arts in Visual Communication Design, Dominique seamlessly combines theoretical knowledge with marketing strategy and stakeholder management. What excites her the most about IT Partners is the people-centred approach, where the team consistently takes centre stage in shaping the core of IT Partners' activities. Outside the office, Dominique enjoys everything outdoors: hiking, climbing, and camping. On more relaxing days, she enjoys getting stuck into a good book.
The nature of Business Analyst work varies from client to client but will typically involve an analytical review to help drive the optimisation of business processes and operations as part of a transformation initiative or wider IT Strategy delivery.
Nigel finds great satisfaction in witnessing the positive transformation of clients' work processes through solutions they have helped to define. Nigel specialises in Microsoft 365, and defining modern ways of work for clients. His favourite thing about IT Partners is the people working alongside him. When not at work you will find Nigel involved in multisport, water and snow skiing, enjoying music, and spending time with family and friends.
At IT Partners, Katrina oversees the successful delivery of many of our client projects. Her favourite part about the company is the endless number of wellbeing initiatives and professional development opportunities. Spending time outdoors is a passion for Katrina; she likes mountain biking and dabbling in various other outdoor activities.
Kim loves to see the positive feedback we receive every day from clients relating to their service and support experiences from our fantastic team at IT Partners! Her favourite thing about working at IT Partners is the people around her, and being able to lead the effective delivery of our services and client experiences. Kim is a specialist when it comes to leadership, business process improvement, IT operations and continual service improvement. Outside of work you will find Kim conquering the Hakarimatas 1-2 times per week. Spending time with family and friends, and a dedicated ‘mum taxi’ owner-operator.
Tim values the opportunity to address business challenges by implementing technology-driven solutions, witnessing the transformative impact it has on our clients operations. The team dynamic is Tim's favourite aspect of working at IT Partners. His area of expertise lies in ensuring the relevance of technology for small and medium-sized businesses in New Zealand.
James enjoys supporting our clients in solving a wide variety of technical problems we encounter. One of his favourite things about working at IT Partners is the great team around him. James has a specialist skillset in VMware horizon, and when he isn’t at work, you will find him cooking, which works in his favour as he also enjoys eating.
Dan’s favourite aspect of working with our clients is getting to know them and building personal connections to help understand and support the way they work. His favourite thing about working in the business is that it is full of high performing individuals that motivate him to be his best. Dan specialises in process management, trouble shooting and people management. When he isn’t at work he likes to go mountain biking, Brazilian jiujitsu, exercise, and is also getting to grips with being a new dad.
Our Technical Consultants provide technical leadership and subject matter expertise in a specialist area to deliver a high level of knowledge and strategic advice to clients. While supporting the development of capabilities within Engineering and wider team.
Dan enjoys being able to solve complex problems for clients, and his favourite thing about IT Partners is the great team of people he gets to work with daily. Dan specialises in cyber security and networking. As an ethical hacker, Dan most recently achieved the highly sought after Offensive Security Certified Professional qualification. Outside of work, Dan enjoys spending quality time with his kids, weightlifting, and home renovation projects.
Owen enjoys working with and building meaningful relationship with clients that he can then use to help elevate their business through IT and automation. His favourite thing about IT Partners is the company culture and the big focus on wellbeing. Owen is a specialist when it comes to automation and scripting. When not at work you will find Owen playing squash, rock climbing, CrossFit and gaming.
Our Systems Engineers triage client issues, work to establish resolutions, and are also involved in project work – acting as Technical Lead for assigned client sites.
Caleb is grateful to be able to resolve issues proactively and efficiently for clients which enables them to get back to their responsibilities. The best thing about working at IT Partners for him is how amazing the whole team is, everyone is wanting to achieve the same end goal and to do things well. Outside of the office Caleb enjoys spending quality time with his family on his lifestyle block and home automation.
Carl's favourite thing about working at IT Partners is the variety of different tasks each day, and that the work we do helps our clients to be successful. He enjoys the relaxed team culture and the generous benefits we are all lucky enough to receive. IT is an ever changing industry which means Carl is constantly learning and adapting to changes, for example Azure and cloud computing. When not at work Carl enjoys jetboating, spending time with family at the lake, and has an interest in home automation and electronics.
The aspect of supporting our clients that brings Chris the most joy is being able to resolve something which is a frustration or preventing them from working effectively. His favourite thing about working at IT Partners is the great environment, great people and great leadership. Outside of work Chris enjoys driving his classic cars, "sailing" his Blokart and spending time with loved ones.
Jay has over 12 years of Engineering experience, specialising in cloud services. He finds delight in the culture and the people at IT Partners, as well as having the opportunity to assist clients with their IT journeys. Jay has completed a Bachelor of Science – Applied Computing: Graphics and Games from the University of Waikato. Outside of work, he enjoys photography, 3D graphics, gaming and coding.
Kyle enjoys seeing customers being successful and watching them grow their business by using technology to make things more efficient and accurate. His favourite thing about working at IT Partners is the team. Everyone gets along, decisions are made quickly and we are all empowered to make decisions based on the data. We also celebrate both internal wins and our customer's wins. Outside of work he is a foodie, enjoys photography and family time.
Nick's favourite part of working with our clients is questioning established notions about technology choices and discovering optimal solutions for every situation. He enjoys the constant challenge of an ever-changing IT landscape, working with a great team to stay at the forefront of technologies to best support our clients. Nick is a Microsoft generalist and has a strong background in delivering Azure solutions. Outside of work he is usually spending time with his young family, skiing, riding motorbikes, and fishing.
Richard likes to help clients achieve efficiencies in their business as a result of fit for purpose IT solutions. He appreciates the amazing team around him which he gets the pleasure of working with daily. Since joining the team Richard has progressed from a Systems Engineer to a Senior Systems Engineer, and specialises in video conferencing and designing meeting rooms. When he isn’t in the office you will find Richard spending time with his dog, restoring anything with wheels that is older than him, and getting out on the farm.
Rinie takes pleasure in witnessing the enhanced value he can provide to clients through his expertise in the fields of Microsoft 365 and cyber security. The flexibility and wellness support initiatives available to everyone at IT Partners are Rinie's favourite aspects of working here. Since joining the team, Rinie has achieved certifications such as Office 365 MCSA, Microsoft MCSE, and additional Azure exams. Rinie specialises in Office 365, Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, and cyber security. Outside of work, Rinie enjoys spending quality time with family, staying fit, and watching movies.
Our Systems Engineers triage client issues, work to establish resolutions, and are also involved in project work – acting as Technical Lead for assigned client sites.
Chris appreciates coming to work and being exposed to a variety of people, businesses, and technologies. What stands out for him about IT Partners is always being empowered and given the flexibility to provide the best support he can. Chris specialises in M365, servers, and virtualised infrastructure. When not hard at work Chris likes to spend time with his family, create wood work projects and build lego models.
Jason finds great satisfaction in resolving issues that cause pressure or stress to our clients in their day-to-day operations. When it comes to working at IT Partners, Jason enjoys the culture and the team he works alongside. Outside of work Jason dabbles in any kind of physical training or outdoor sports such as CrossFit or mountain biking, and spending time with his family.
Mitchell enjoys supporting a variety of different people and businesses, appreciating the fact that no two days are ever the same. His favourite aspect of working at IT Partners is the team culture and knowing that all employees feel valued. When Mitchell isn’t at work you will find him surfing, mountain biking, rock climbing, and fixing up old Volkswagen vehicles.
Nathan enjoys supporting our clients to solve complex issues and recommending solutions that drive business efficiencies. His favourite thing about IT Partners is the people he gets to work alongside. Nathan specialises in Microsoft 365, troubleshooting, and system hardware builds. When he isn’t at work you will find Nathan playing cricket, swimming, and spending time with his family.
Wikus enjoys supporting clients by being able to help them simplify their work by using the latest available technology. His favourite thing about being apart of IT Partners is the company culture. Since joining the team he has received a Datto Certified Advanced Technician (DCAT) qualification and specialises in Datto BCDR backups. When he isn’t at work he likes to spend time with family, he is an avid BBQ-er (low and slow), and enjoys fishing with his son.
Willem derives great satisfaction from swiftly resolving issues, ensuring that users can promptly resume their tasks. He thrives on the challenge of unraveling complex problems through troubleshooting and investigation. At IT Partners, Willem particularly appreciates the emphasis placed on meeting the individual needs of every employee. His passion lies in working with networking, and he aspires to specialise further in this area. Beyond work, Willem can often be found engaging in activities such as playing video games, tinkering with his home IT lab, or reading.
Brandon enjoys working with a wide range of clients with different technologies, allowing him to grow his technical skillset. He derives fulfilment from helping users get their day back on track and solving ongoing issues. Brandon is grateful for the awesome work environment IT Partners provides, which really allows everyone to concentrate on their wellbeing. Brandon is now a Certified Microsoft Teams Engineer and a Microsoft Modern Desktop Administrator Associate. Outside of the office, Brandon is a regular CrossFitter, enjoys gaming and watching a good movie or series.
Camden is an experienced IT professional with more than five years experience in IT support and software development. What excites him the most about IT Partners is working with a team of highly skilled professionals and the continued development of his professional skills. Camden earned his Bachelor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences with Honours from the University of Waikato. Outside of work, Camden enjoys exploring the outdoors, driving his race car and playing music.
The First Line team are the first point of contact for our clients experiencing issues with their IT solutions or services. Aiming to find a resolution or escalate in a manner that is timely for the client.
Chang appreciates working with a diverse range of clients, which allows him to learn and expand his knowledge in various technology and IT solutions. His favourite thing about working at IT Partners is the relationship of mutual respect between both IT Partners and our clients. In his spare time Chang enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching sci-fi media, barbequing, good yarns and going to the beach.
Daniel enjoys working with clients and seeing the satisfying results of problem resolution. What stands out to him at IT Partners is the wide range of technologies and systems and the friendly and knowledgeable staff who support each other. He has completed various certifications, including becoming a Datto Certified Deployment Specialist and Datto Continuity Advanced Technician. Outside the office, Daniel enjoys spending time with his children, fishing, engaging in outdoor activities, miniature model painting, reading, and watching movies.
Logan is an experienced IT professional with a diverse background working for several businesses in the region. Logan is excited to both support our clients and continue to grow in the IT field. He holds two diplomas, Level Six in Advanced Software Development and Level Five in System Technology, along with the ITIL v4 Foundation certification. In his free time, Logan enjoys playing football on the weekends and travelling around the country with his partner. He also loves to ride his motorcycle and indulge in some gaming whenever possible.
Mike thoroughly enjoys the rewarding experience of working with a diverse range of clients, each with their unique technological needs. As a qualified Microsoft Certified Professional with a Diploma in 3D Graphics and a Graduate Diploma in advanced 3D effects, Mike brings his excellent eye for detail to the team. Outside of the office, Mike enjoys four-wheel driving, painting figurines and, of course, watching movies.
Reid finds joy in working with clients to establish favourable outcomes in response to their IT challenges. He values the IT Partners working style, the range of opportunities we encounter, and the camaraderie within our team. Reid has completed both a Bachelor of Information Technology and an AZ-900 Azure Fundamentals certification. When he isn’t at work, Reid enjoys going to concerts, having gone to roughly 200 live shows at present, collecting instruments, gaming, and playing football and badminton.
Shaun takes great pleasure in comprehending our client's challenges, swiftly resolving issues, and offering additional support to ensure long-term knowledge and prevention of recurring problems. When IT Partners say there are growth opportunities, they actually mean it. The support received both inside and outside of work is amazing. When Shaun isn’t in the office, you will find him spending time with friends and family, doing puzzles, playing video games, and riding his motorbike with his dad on sunny days.
Shayne appreciates the fact that at IT Partners, we have the chance to tackle clients' IT issues in person, rather than exclusively through remote methods. He values our work approach, the variety of different tasks and the team culture. He has an interest in Azure and other cloud platforms, a key component of his professional development plan. When Shayne isn’t in the office, you’ll find him gaming with friends, going to the beach with his 2 dogs, and bingeing TV shows or movies with his wife.
Dominic first joined the IT Partners team as an intern and after an impressive start, came on board as a Junior Engineer. Dominic holds a Bachelor of Applied Information Technology, along with an Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900) certification. What excites him most about IT Partners is the great team and working environment, with the added opportunity to grow his skillset and progress his career. Outside the office, Dominic enjoys spending time with his children and partner, and with his love of technology is always tinkering away on a computer.
Working alongside IT Partners CFO, Kim supports the Finance team with key business processes. Kim has worked in finance for various industries, including the automotive and agriculture sectors. Outside work, Kim manages her son’s rugby team and helps with her daughter’s netball team. She is also the treasurer for a junior ruby club with 300 kids. When not in ‘mum mode’, Kim enjoys playing netball, getting down to the mountain or heading out to the lake.
Felicity likes to ensure the first impression for a client is enjoyable. Her favourite thing about IT Partners is the priority placed on employee wellbeing and the flexible working from home policy. Outside of work, Felicity focuses on her fitness, learning to speak French, painting with water colours, interior design and occasional weekend getaways to catch up with friends and family.
Marteli loves to be the person our clients see when they walk into the office always with a smile on her face. Her favourite aspect of working at IT Partners is the team, and the ability to grow and learn constantly. Outside of work she enjoys CrossFit and outdoor walks.
Dan brings a wealth of knowledge to his role from his previous group fitness and personal training experience. This experience is supported by a Bachelor of Sport and Human Performance from the University of Waikato. What impresses Dan about IT Partners is its strong focus on people's overall wellbeing and a culture that nurtures high performance. In his free time, Dan loves outdoor adventure activities and anything that gets the adrenaline pumping. Dan enjoys rugby and is an active member of the Melville Rugby Club; when not on the field, he enjoys diving into a good book.
Julie has a strong background in people and culture operations, coupled with a passion for making data-driven decisions. Leveraging her problem-solving skillset to identify process improvements, Julie aims to work smarter, not harder, while fostering a positive employee journey. Julie holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Sport and Recreation Management from the University of Edinburgh and a CIPD Diploma in Human Resource Management. What excites her the most about joining the IT Partners team is immersing herself in our culture, from championing initiatives to collaborating on projects that deliver outstanding outcomes for our team. In her free time, Julie loves hitting the slopes in winter, exploring hiking trails and beaches in summer, or getting creative with her knitting needles.