Michael Wates
Michael WatesFounder/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.

Michelle Gooch
Michelle GoochDirector Marketing & Sales
Results oriented and solutions focused, for more than 20 years Michelle has been applying her leadership and management, business consultation, coaching and facilitation skills to help executives, business owners, individuals and organisations achieve desired outcomes.

She has extensive experience and a proven track record with the development and delivery of IT related projects, both nationally and internationally.

Michelle has a passion for people development and enhancing overall business performance. She holds an internationally recognised Master Coaching accreditation and has commenced an MBA. Michelle is Managed IT team’s resident change management specialist, providing support and guidance to ensure the successful implementation of customer solutions.

Michelle is a busy working mother who enjoys martial arts, yoga and supporting her golf obsessed family.

Craig Wall
Craig WallOperations 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 wife and two children, basketball (big Perth Wildcats fan), motorsport (Holden), IT and Technology.