Air IT swoops for fellow managed service provider

James Steventon

Lincolnshire-based managed IT service provider SCS Technology Solutions has been bought by Nottingham-based counterpart Air IT.

SCS was founded in 1995 by Jerry Parker, while Air IT has 11 offices across the UK and specialises in managed IT services including fully and co-managed IT support as well as cloud infrastructure, modern workplace and communication solutions.

Air IT also has a specialist division in managed cyber security.

“We are excited to join forces with Air IT and leverage their scale, expertise, as well as their added capability and resources to better serve our clients,” said Matthew Stead, managing director at SCS Technology Solutions.

He added: “This acquisition represents an exciting opportunity for growth and innovation, and we are committed to helping our clients benefit from the significant joint capability and resources they will be able to access as part of Air IT.”

James Steventon, CEO at Air IT, said: “This acquisition aligns seamlessly with our strategic growth objectives and reinforces our position as a leading, SME focussed provider of managed IT services.

“SCS has built a strong reputation for delivering high-quality IT services to businesses in Lincoln for almost 30 years. We are committed to building on their success and delivering further value enhancing services to meet ever-changing client needs.”