About Us

MUCUGUK is run by three individuals from the UK, you can read a bit more about us below:


Russ Kirk:

clip_image001Russ works for Grey Convergence, a consultancy and systems integrator specialising in communication, collaboration and identity management. Russ has over twenty years’ experience in IT and has been organising community activities since 2006 leading to him being the first person in the UK to be awarded Microsoft MVP status for LCS / OCS which he carried through to Lync.




Adam Gent:

clip_image002Adam works for Enghouse Interactive as a Principle Microsoft Consultant, focusing on the Voice aspects of Microsoft Lync and Exchange Unified Messaging. His main domain of expertise is the deployment of Lync as a complete voice solution for enterprises, with emphasis on managing interoperability, coexistence and migration from traditional PBX/IP-PBX to Lync.





Ben Lee (@Bibbleq):

clip_image003Ben is the UC team leader for consulting company Waterstons based out of Durham. His expertise lie in Microsoft enterprise products such as System Center, ISA server and OCS. More recently he has specialised in UC and with Lync specifically. Ben also helps to run NEBytes; a North East based IT Pro / Developer usergroup in Newcastle.