Meet The Team


Andrew Short

Andrew joined Whitebarn 13 years ago, following a successful stint at building his IT career in a support technician role started in 2002 .  Andrew took over from John King & Trevor Matthams as owner of the business in 2019 and has continued to develop Whitebarn's already good reputation, whilst expanding the services Whitebarn Offers.  Out of the office he enjoys spending time with his family, football, making music either DJ'ing or in the studio with his prog-rock band.


Lawrence Sculpher
Head of Network and Telephony

Lawrence Joined Whitebarn shortly after Andrew 13 years ago.  Lawrence loves to design and maintain networks and telephony services from a small office to enterprise level and strives to achieve success for our clients.   Away from the Office, Lawrence enjoys model building and developing his ever growing knowledge of random.

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Kelly Nurse

Kelly joined Whitebarn in the late summer of 2019 and settled in very quickly.  Her fresh approach, pro-activeness and accountancy skills are just what the doctor ordered.  Away from the Office, Kelly enjoys spending time with her horses and family.

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Zoe Gray

Zoe joined Whitebarn in 2012 and has always had a good rapport with our customers.  During the past 9 years she has built up an excellent understanding of the companies admin and accounts.

Away from the office, Zoe enjoys spending lots of time with her family.


Piotr Banas
Head of Support

Piotr joined Whitebarn in late 2014 and took no time to settle. He has a superb array of hardware and software skills.  Some say he takes apart equipment as quickly as Johnny 5! Away from the Office, Piotr enjoys spending time with his family and moaning about the traffic in Colchester Town.

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James Farrow-Couldrey

Support Technician

James joined us in May 2021 and immediately shone in his support role.  He has settled incredibly well ensuring our clients are given the service they deserve.  

Away from Whitebarn, James enjoys making music, fishing, cars and cooking.