Meet the team

Our dedicated team at Clifton IT look after our clients with great professionalism, and take pride in their customer service. We have a great deal of experience which we use to help and support our customers, no matter what they need. We take great pride in providing a dedicated service for everyone.

Kieron Doyle, Managing Director

Kieron Doyle

Managing Director

Kieron is one of the founder members of HBC and has guided changes in the business goals as technology has developed and clients’ requirements from HBC have grown. Still very much involved in managing his clients and meeting new ones, he has been involved in a number of acquisitions over the years to enhance and expand the business. He is also very much involved with the accounting and administration functions and managing the team.

Derrick Ross, Technical Director

Derrick Ross

Technical Director

From a programming background in the 1980s, Derrick ran the engineering side of the business until 1999 and then made the move to Account Manager, focussing on advising and selling solutions to his clients. His technical knowledge enables him to easily lay out the features and benefits of the often complex solutions available to clients in moving their IT systems forward to remain secure and efficient. He is also the primary contact for HBC’s key technology partners and takes responsibility for selecting HBC’s strategy through its preferred products and solutions.

Kim Davies, Office Manager

Kim Davies

Office Manager

Kim has been with the company since 2012. As Service Delivery Manager, she is responsible for and passionate about ensuring the whole team provide all clients with a consistent and impressive service. She manages the Helpdesk team as well as the accounting and administration processes. She is also the ISO and Health and Safety representative.

Sam Hobday, Senior Consultant

Sam Hobday

Senior Consultant

Sam is a senior technical consultant and has been with the company since 2010. He works with both new and existing clients to develop, sell, implement and support technical solutions and projects. Sam has a long established background in Small Business IT, with a huge number of Microsoft Certifications and the experience to match. He is also a mentor to other team members within the business, and loves helping people understand IT, whether they are technically minded or not.

Sam Key, Support

Sam Key


Sam has worked for the company since 2014. Splitting his time between the support desk and client sites, Sam is responsible for the majority of 2nd line support tickets. His skills include O365, Group Policy, Active Directory and Desktop support.

James Moseley, 1st Line Support

James Moseley

1st Line Support

James has been with the company since 2018 and is likely the first voice you’ll hear when you call in. He mostly deals with first line queries and ticket management but also has skills in O365 Administration, Powershell and PC Building.

Harry Flynn, 2nd Line Support

Harry Flynn

2nd Line Support

Harry started working for the company in 2019. His time is mostly spent responding to new and escalated tickets on the Helpdesk. Harry often visit client sites and take on project work. He enjoy working with a variety of different technologies and seeing how these can benefit our customers.

Max Hies, Helpdesk Engineer

Max Hies

Helpdesk Engineer

Max is the newest member of the company starting in 2021. His responsibilities mainly lie with 1st line queries, Office 365 and active directory administration but is eagerly continuing his study of Windows PowerShell.

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