Meet the Team

Ian Mitchell – Technical Director

Ian Mitchell

Ian Mitchell


Ian formed Gylly Computer Services in 2011, after working for Cornwall Council since leaving School.  Ian’s most recent role for Cornwall Council was as the dedicated IT Technician responsible for maintaining the IT systems for Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service.  Ian has a wealth of technical and project management experience and is our Technical Lead.  Ian runs the business with wife Sophie and when not working, Ian enjoys spending time with their 2 year old son Jago and Sprocker Dog Gylly.

Simon Caddy – Director of Communications

Simon Caddy

Simon Caddy


Simon came on board as part of the exciting merger between Gylly Computers and Phoneta. He has have been given the opportunity to direct, with my co-director Ian Mitchell, the newly formed Communications arm of Phoneta. Outside of his time in the office Simon enjoys kicking back and relaxing with the family!

Sophie Mitchell

Sophie Mitchell

Sophie Mitchell – Finance Director


Sophie started her career as an Emergency Planning Officer for Cornwall Council, with other roles working for Community Energy Plus and Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service as a Project Co-Ordinator and most recently an Admin and Finance Officer for Falmouth Harbour Commissioners.  With the birth of Sophie and Ian’s son Jago, Sophie spends her time mostly at home with Jago and when time allows, she is our Financial Director and manages the accounts, vat returns and admin side of the business.

Sam McCune

Sam McCune – Network Engineer

Sam joined the company in 2016 after taking a year out of IT Support working for a local Leisure Centre.  Prior to joining the team, Sam started out as an apprentice in 2012 with another local IT Company eventually progressing to Service Desk Manager. Sam is our expert in all things Servers and Networks! He helps Ian with managing our Business Clients.


Bryony Snell

Bryony Snell – Creative Web Developer

Bryony runs Dynamek and has recently come on board as our inhouse Creative Web Developer, who is available to provide assistance in all things web!  For any web and graphic design services, website development as well as hosting services, please get in touch with Bryony!