Since 1993, Media Systems has provided class-leading solutions to the corporate, media and publishing industries. 

But we don't just pride ourselves on our solutions; our service is second to none. All our team members have been employed at MSL for at least 10 years, and we all have previous experience working at publishing sites in either IT, advertising, production, editorial or finance departments. Our experience is one of our greatest assets. 


We excel in providing Publishing, Sales, Production, Financial and Web Systems to the UK Publishing and Communications Industry and have a base of over 50 corporate customers in the UK, Eire and South Africa. 


MSL has extensive experience in the Publishing and Communications Industry and is well equipped to provide the high quality and cost justified solutions demanded by its customers. 


In MSL we welcome Innovation and more efficient ways of responding to the changing needs of our customers. To achieve this MSL partners with best independent developers and publishing specialists to enable it to stay ahead of the emerging technologies and applications.

The team at MSL are dedicated to ensuring you fulfil your publishing potential - Ian Bennett CEO



Ian Bennett

Chief Executive Officer

    Ian founded Media Systems in 1993 and has managed the business since. Prior to this he worked for IBM in a senior management position before leaving and founding DPS Typecraft in 1985.


    John Matthews

    Non Executive Chairman

      John trained as a Chartered Accountant and then entered the world of merchant banking with Rothschilds and then County Nat West. He is now on the board of SDL plc, Diploma plc, Media Systems Ltd, Forest School, Essex and P. Matthews Ltd.


      Jim Carter

      Chief Technology Officer

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      Jim joined the company in 1998 following a successful 10-year career with Newsquest Media Group, where he began as a systems operator and finished as IT Manager at Newsquest (Essex). An avid learner, Jim revels in leveraging the latest technology in solving real-world problems for our customers. Jim lives with his wife and daughter in Colchester, Essex.


      Paul Driscoll

      Publishing Director



        Andy Jones

        Sales Director