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Managed IT

Helping you achieve more with technology

Your business technology is key to your ongoing success. Whether you have an IT department or outsource your IT to us, at Managed IT we go above and beyond to craft the best solutions to suit your individual business needs now and in the future. You can trust that our solutions are authentic, best-practice recommendations designed to align with your growth strategies.

Our service offerings cover the entire ICT infrastructure from end-to-end management and cloud services to complex colocation and networking solutions. We pride ourselves in creating value adding solutions for our clients supported with professional, personalised service and support. 

We aim to simplify your world as an accountable, central point of contact for all your ICT needs. As a trusted partner we support a number of our clients with vendor management services, ensuring you get what you pay for.

Trusted ICT Partner with accreditations on these Government Preferred Supplier panels

WALGA Preferred Supplier Panel | PSP001
CUAICTS2021 Approved

Meet Our Leadership Team

Michael Wates

Michael Wates

Founder | Managing Director

Mike’s career spans over 21 years working in the IT industry, during which time he has acquired numerous industry certifications and proficiencies.

Having held key roles working with multinational corporations within the banking and finance industry, Mike leverages from a wealth of commercial management experience and acumen to deliver advisory services and solutions to Managed IT customers.

His passions are his vision for Managed IT to deliver simplified best practice enterprise IT methodology to mid-tier and SMB organisations and to additionally give back to the community. To date Managed IT has led the way in the creation and delivery of authentic managed services in Western Australia.

A committed family man, Mike values time with his three boys and enjoys playing the drums.

Craig Wall

Craig Wall

Operations Manager

Technology has been Craig’s passion since he was very young, playing with his Commodore 64. What started young has never faded and as such he has had a number of roles within the Information Technology industry since 1996.

His experiences include assembly and repair of PC’s, retail sales, Network/Server administration, Support/Helpdesk Managing, Service Delivery Manager and Operations Manager in both the public and private sectors, along with running his own consulting business for a number of years. He loves project scoping and seeing a project successfully come to a closure, as well as ensuring there is a constant cycle of improvement in the delivery at Managed IT.

Outside of work, Craig enjoys spending time with his two children, basketball (big Perth Wildcats fan), motorsport (Holden), IT and Technology.

Ajay Sikotra

General Manager

Ajay, a seasoned IT professional with over 20 years in IT and Telecommunications, excels in service delivery management. With experience across industries like Local Government, Engineering, and Nonprofits, he brings diverse perspectives. Ajay's track record showcases his prowess in implementing best practices and innovative solutions, optimizing service delivery processes, and enhancing customer satisfaction.

Central to Ajay's approach is aligning IT services with business objectives. He collaborates with stakeholders to identify requirements, define service levels, and develop strategies ensuring IT services meet organisational needs.

Beyond technology, Ajay is an avid traveler, exploring diverse cultures and landscapes. From bustling metropolises to remote villages, he seeks adventures that broaden his horizons and inspire creativity.

Rene Lahaye

Senior ICT Systems Consultant

Rene is an accomplished IT consultant with over 25 years of experience in the technology industry. His expertise spans various domains, including network infrastructure, cloud solutions, and cybersecurity. Throughout his career, Rene has consistently delivered innovative solutions that drive business growth and enhance operational efficiency.

Rene's passion lies in leveraging technology to solve complex challenges. His ability to analyse business requirements, design robust architectures, and implement scalable solutions has earned him recognition among clients and peers alike. As a strategic thinker, Rene excels in aligning IT initiatives with organisational goals.

Rene has a passion for restoring cars and enjoys tinkering around the house. Whether it’s rebuilding engines or taking on house DIY projects, he thrives on hands-on projects.

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