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Rydal Group acquires Broken Stones IT

East Anglia’s #1 premier technology solutions company and West Midlands most trusted IT Service provider come together, to provide customers’ technology solutions that will reduce costs by consolidating all business communication, technology, and energy requirements. 

PETERBOROUGH, Cambs – 12th April 2022 – Rydal Group, is pleased to announce that it has acquired BrokenStones Managed IT, a Managed IT service provider based in the West Midlands (for an undisclosed fee). This acquisition will strengthen BrokenStones’ clients with access to additional services that will benefit their businesses. Not only this, but it will also bolster Rydal Group’s position within the Managed IT industry by providing Rydal with another location to operate from.

BrokenStones will continue operating from its Lichfield offices, with no changes. The existing management team and employees of BrokenStones will integrate into Rydal Groups’ structure with a primary focus on helping them further expand their IT Managed Services to its clients. The business will now be led by Rydal’s Managing Director – Steffan Dancy and his team of expert staff. The acquisition is another step forward in Rydal’s strategy to grow its footprint within the managed IT services market, which also includes the recent acquisition of Agenda IT.

“I am pleased to announce that BrokenStones have been acquired by the Rydal Group. A thriving, friendly Communications and Managed IT provider based in Peterborough. This acquisition will present better opportunities for our staff and our customers, more resource available to allow BrokenStones and Rydal to support all customers better than ever before,” says Chris Blunt, the former CEO of Broken Stones.

Steffan Dancy, Managing Director of the Rydal Group, says: “We’re focused on growing our IT support talent to enable us to support the increased demand from the marketplace and our group of clients. Bringing BrokenStones into our group is a ‘no brainer’ both in location and resource. This is a benefit to Rydal and BrokenStones clients, as both companies complement each other so well”.

BrokenStones to scale and further its mission as part of the Rydal Group
BrokenStones will operate as part of the Rydal Group, driving forward a continued focus on its mission, customers, and community. BrokenStones will be positioned to accelerate and extend its mission to help people love and value how IT can make their lives easier. Chris Blunt will stay involved with the Rydal Group, supporting their drive and demand for IT Security initiatives.

About BrokenStones
BrokenStones is the leading Staffordshire and Midlands IT company, passionate about supporting local businesses with world-leading IT hardware, IT support and CyberSecurity solutions.

Established in September 2006 to offer an exceptional IT Support service,brokenStones provides IT help desk support to local businesses with 5 to 200 staff, who are often in multiple office locations, all interconnected. BrokenStones Managed IT delivers business technology solutions to small and medium-sized businesses across the West Midlands and currently have than 120 clients.


About Rydal Group
Rydal Group was founded in 2008 by Managing Director, Steffan Dancy, starting from a home-based location delivering technology and business communication solutions to local small businesses within the Peterborough area.

Rydal Group supplies easy to use, ultra-reliable technology solutions for businesses, with fast installation and an award-winning customer service whilst helping to reduce monthly outgoings.

The success of Rydal is solely down its people and the family-run approach. Rydal invests in its people which helps the group achieve its goals with powerful consulting, great customer service and best of breed products.


Media Contact:

Naqash Khan

Group Marketing Executive, Rydal Group


01733 511 116

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