Tekpool are technology specialists helping schools, colleges and universities to make decisions about migrating to the cloud and managing the technical change. The company is G-Cloud supplier as well as a member the Think IT specialist education framework, a DfE preferred method of procurement.
Tekpool was founded by Jason Taylor and Simon Rodgers in January 2015, with a vision to bring all that is great about the cloud to education, with the right level of service and at the right price.
Jason is the CEO and technical brain of the two founders, his background is in delivering IT in to some of the most challenging environments including live trading floors and Bank of England. If anybody understands how to build an architecture that keeps technology alive and how to react quickly when it isn’t, it’s Jason.
Simon works on delivering commercially viable solutions for schools and has worked with the academic sector for 20 years. Understanding that schools, colleges, academies and authorities don’t have an unlimited supply of money, Simon focusses on delivering a solid return on investment for academia.