About IT Services

IT Services provide digital and technological support to staff, students and visitors for research, teaching and learning.  Our service includes communication tools that facilitate collaboration for research, support for your computing devices, development of IT applications, as well as an audio visual service for teaching and media activities.

Senior IT Leaders Team

Please see details of our Senior IT Leaders Team below.

Steve Owen

Steve Owen

Head of IT Services

Steve has overall responsibility for the strategic direction and delivery of IT systems and services for the University.

Rob Saddler

Rob Saddler

Head of Solutions Development and Architecture

Rob is responsible for the strategic direction and delivery of the University’s corporate information systems.

Mike Tappern

Mike Tappern

Principal MIS Project Manager

Mike is responsible for project managing ABW and heading up the ISS project office.

Paul Matthews

Paul Matthews

Interim Head of Infrastructure and Networking

Paul is responsible for the strategic direction and delivery of the University's Networking, Telephony and Virtual Server Infrastructure.

Glen Donnachie

Glen Donnachie

Media & IT Support Manager

Glen leads Service Delivery teams (including Desktop support, and Learning & Teaching Facilities teams) and is responsible for ITIL based functions.