News: Trustco rewards home grown talent to form new leadership team.

Trustco PLC, a leading IT reseller specialising in storage, server, network infrastructure, backup and virtualisation solutions, announced on 9th September 2014 that long standing member of the management team and current Sales Director Tim Cripps has been promoted to Managing Director.

The move sees Cripps take over the day to day running of the company from founding owners Kevin and Karen Lawton who remain on the board as Chairman and Financial Director respectively. The restructuring of the leadership team also sees Michelle Cope promoted from Sales Manager to Sales Director.

Joining Trustco in 2006 Cripps has worked in the IT sector for nearly 20 years, holding prominent sales positions across the industry. He possesses a wealth of technical IT experience and his proven management expertise, supported by Cope, will help build on the foundations of Trustco’s continued success.

Kevin Lawton commented, “It’s a very exciting time in the IT industry and I am proud that Trustco nurtures talent and promotes internally. I am excited about the formation of new leadership team to help support the growth of the business moving forward with the aim of becoming one of the UK’s leading IT technology companies.”

Tim Cripps commented, “Trustco’s ongoing success is built on strong account management, great pricing and generally doing the right thing by the customer. I look forward building on the company’s great reputation for providing intelligent IT solutions.”

Along with the restructuring of the Board of Directors Trustco has also undergone an extensive brand refresh including the launch of a new website. The website has been designed to ensure visitors receive the best experience when using a desktop, mobile or tablet device.  Find out more at

About Trustco PLC

Established in 1998 Trustco specialises in IT storage, server, network infrastructure, backup and virtualisation solutions.  Based in Shoreham by Sea, West Sussex, Trustco delivers IT services throughout the UK and Europe. The company has recently gained its ISO 9001:2008 accreditation recognising its ongoing commitment to quality and to its customers.

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