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Mathew Richards

Head of Mobility & Security

As head of our Mobility & Security practice, Mat’s responsibilities include ensuring that our technical knowledge and delivery capability are fully up to speed and current, as well as creating a challenging but rewarding work environment.

Mat’s been in the IT industry for over 20 years and has spent time with various key IT service providers, including eight years at Microsoft. His key focus is helping our clients achieve a high level of security using Microsoft technologies.

Mat is passionate about IT and new technology. The relentless pace of change, specifically in the area of security and management, feeds his passion!

Outside of work, Mat enjoys running and getting involved with his local lifeguard and rugby teams.

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Latest posts


Identify, analyse and remediate: What is Microsoft 365 Defender?!


Never trust, always verify: What is the Microsoft Zero Trust security model?!


5 steps to quickly secure your remote workers!


How to identify and block legacy authentication – and begin the move to a passwordless future!


iPadOS: Update your conditional access policies and keep your devices secure!


The definitive guide to Azure Sentinel: Everything you need to know to get started with Microsoft’s cloud SIEM!

Upcoming events


Modern security operations within local government – Virtual Roundtable

  • DateWednesday, 08 September 2021
  • Time10:00 am - 11:30 pm

Azure Sentinel Demo: SIEM reinvented for a modern world

  • DateThursday, 17 June 2021
  • Time11:00 am - 11:45 am

Microsoft Security Masterclass – Understand how Microsoft 365 and Azure security work together

  • DateThursday, 20 May 2021
  • Time10:00 am - 11:00 am

Microsoft 365 Security and Compliance Clinic – Virtual event

  • DateThursday, 10 June 2021
  • Time9:30 am - 11:30 am

Holistic security for complex capital market organisations – Microsoft roundtable

  • DateTuesday, 30 March 2021
  • Time2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Eight-time winner of the Microsoft Partner of the Year Award for Identity Management, Enterprise Mobility, and Security and Compliance.

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