Executive Team

Russell Scott : Managing Director

Russell Scott has been the enthusiastic and dynamic MD of this successful IT Support company since its initial inception.
In addition to project management and leadership, Russell’s vast experience of IT includes:

Working with SMBs and SMEs
Designing, planning and implementing infrastructures (including company mergers and acquisitions)
Handling office moves and expansions
Entry level systems, integration and migration


Russell’s leadership skills were apparent from an early age. In 1990, aged just 18, he became the youngest person to be promoted to Sales Manager at a leading IT Reseller. In 1991, he worked as a Senior Sales Executive for a Database Management Company before starting his first business in direct mail and telesales in 1992.

Developing the IT support business from 1995, he founded Powerhouse Computing in 2000, which was rebranded as Sycura in July 2010.


Melvyn Scott: Operations Director

As Sycura’s Operations Director, Melvyn Scott is responsible for Customer Service, Office Management and Purchasing at this thriving IT support company.

Melvyn’s career began in the fashion industry in 1968 where he swiftly progressed to Director of Carnegie, part of the Raybeck Group in 1973. Then following his passion for interior design, he founded and ran a successful decorating company for over ten years before entering the Financial Services industry in 1986, working for Allied Dunbar and Prudential planning company pension schemes and investments for company executives. He then joined Russell Scott in the family business in 1994.