Air IT appoints James Steventon as new CEO

Air IT, the leading managed IT services provider, has appointed James Steventon as CEO. Steventon brings a wealth of experience in the sector, as Air IT looks to continue its growth and acquisition strategy.

Backed by August Equity, Air IT provides a comprehensive range of services and solutions across IT, communications, and cyber security. Dedicated to SME clients, it offers award-winning, responsive service, available nationwide and delivered locally with real attention to detail. Air IT is the only SME-focused MSP worldwide to hold the prestigious 4-Star Service Desk Institute (SDI) certification.

Steventon joins the business to take it to the next level of growth, having scaled several PE/VC-backed businesses. Air IT has successfully pursued a ‘buy and build’ strategy while maintaining industry-leading client retention and customer satisfaction.

James Steventon said: “Air IT has proven that the right solutions and passionate support are more valuable to UK businesses than ever. I’m excited to be taking the business forward and continuing to build the team, expand our footprint and enhance our offering. I want Air IT to be the go-to partner for managed IT services in the UK for the SME community.”

Ian Brown, Chairman of Air IT, said: “We’re delighted that James has joined Air IT. He brings extensive leadership experience and a strong track record of growth and client-focused excellence in Private Equity-backed technology businesses like ours.”

About Air IT

Air IT delivers managed services including IT support, communications, cyber security, business continuity and cloud computing to over 1,250 UK clients. Recently named the UK’s top MSP by Cloudtango, Air IT is the only SME-focused MSP to hold the coveted 4-star Service Desk Institute (SDI) certification and maintains exceptionally high customer retention rates of over 97%.

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