About OBN

Who We Are, Our Location & Founder

Who We Are


We are a UK based IT company that is focused on being a partner in your business, a trusted and reliable resource that provides outstanding IT business solutions.

We believe this mind-set enables better communication, collaboration and ultimately results.

Our Office


We are based in Rickmansworth Hertfordshire but we work across the UK supporting businesses of all shapes and sizes.

Our Office:

Open by Nature Ltd, 112-114 High Street, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, WD3 1AQ, United Kingdom

Our Founder


Robin Noakes founded Open by Nature Limited (OBN) in 2009 looking to create a complete IT solutions company for businesses, and to use the emerging Open Source Technologies further helping to reduce costs.

Since then OBN has grown from strength to strength expanding our product range and services.

Robin has over 20 years in IT working for UK & Worldwide businesses.

OBN - Experienced IT Professionals

With over 20 years of IT experience, our IT professionals can advise, plan and implement IT solutions that are right for your business. Our team have worked in many major corporations and have experience in a wide range of technologies and systems.

Our founder Robin Noakes has a proven track record implementing new systems and solutions based on what a business requires. Robin's experience spans many industries including Retail, Shipping, Manufacturing and Finance, working in international corporations prior to founding OBN.