LBT prides itself on being the IT company of choice across a broad range of industries. Since 1993 LBT has provided IT services covering the support needs and bespoke application development for business within the Pharmaceutical, Waste Management, Banking, Media, Manufacture, Distribution industries, local authorities and many more. Our clients range from large PLC’s to small local firms and start-ups.

A team of experienced long term professional employees means that, with LBT, our clients know they can depend on us when they need us. Assisting them and their businesses as they grow as well as providing additional support with our ever more popular web design and systems monitoring services means LBT are the only IT team you will ever need.

From hardware supplies and installations to networking and connecting your businesses teams and departments quickly and efficiently, LBT is always on hand to deliver for its clients.

With a free consultation service via TEAMS or at your offices (subject to COVID restrictions), contact us today!

Meet the team


Stuart Humphreys

Managing Director

Stuart has been with LBT for over 21 years, starting as a Senior Support Engineer and working his way up to Managing Director in 2011. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional, and has a City and Guilds qualification in engineering. Stuart spends his spare time building and riding motorcycles, as well as playing guitar. He also enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters.


Richard Humphreys

Head of Sales and Commercial

Richard joined LBT in 2020 with a wealth of experience heading up business in industries such as Financial Services, Sales and Marketing and Legal Services. Richard works with our software developer team and support engineers to help deliver services to our clients and solve customer’s daily challenges using technology. Richard enjoys his spare time with his partner and their three daughters.


Jon Bone

IT Helpdesk Support Engineer

Jon first joined LBT in 1989 carrying out Apple Mac & Network installations and later moving into an IT Support role. Over the years he has gained a wealth of experience in many different areas, more recently in IP Telephony.

Jon has a passion for Rock Music and is no stranger to the Live Music scene.

On the flip side he likes to get away from the hustle & bustle and enjoys long country walks & keeping fit. He also enjoys travel.


Ketan Katechia

IT Helpdesk Support Engineer

Ketan joined in February 2024 additional to support team. 15 years of experience in supporting and award-winning in delivering great customer services, building great networks.  Over the years he has gained in wealth of experience within IT from supporting to management, intended to learn new technology. 

Beyond working; married with one daughter, family is so important in everyday life, spend a lot of time with daughter with after school/home activities. I do enjoy enjoying movies with family and going out socially, travelling.


Rocco Faranda 

Software Developer

Rocco has recently joined our IT Support team bringing some technical knowledge with the addition of some back and front end software development.

He has an interest in fitness, as well as football, he plays at least once a week. When he’s not in the gym or watching football, he loves to game or watch thrillers.


Kiru Pugalenthy

Software Development Support

Kiru is a seasoned software engineer with proficiency in various programming languages. His expertise extends to architecting systems from the ground up. During his time at LBT, Kiru has played a pivotal role in supervising the design aspects of many projects.

Beyond technology, he enjoys learning new  sports such as cycling and volleyball,


Ryan Borkett

Software Developer

Ryan joined LBT in 2022 after he attained his degree in Computer Science. He has been working on our CRM solutions using the .NET framework and Hubspot.

Ryan has a large interest in fitness and also in football, he has been going to the Emirates Stadium to watch Arsenal since a young child. 


Reece Crane

Software Developer

Reece joined LBT in 2022 after finishing his degree in Computer Science. He works on our bespoke systems, using the .NET framework and Java.

Reece had an interest in computers from a young age and picked up programming during secondary school. During his free time he enjoys going on long expeditions on his bicycle, as well as riding downhill trails.

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