2008 - 2016
Diving Matrix was started by Paul toomer in 2007 based out of London, UK providing technical training with DSAT, IANTD, TDI.
It ran regular trips to: Malta, Mexico, South Africa, and Sardinia.
2009 Ian France joins the team and initially assists Paul.
2010 Matrix added RAID to their line up of technical agencies, and was one of the first to start teaching Poseidon MKIV courses. Tec Lab Malta was opened as well.
2011 Matrix Kingston opens.
2012, while Paul's main focus is the Tec Lab Malta, Ian runs Matrix in the UK (Manchester).
2013 Matrix teaches mainly SSI and IANTD, while the Malta Tec Lab is shut down.
2014 Paul joins RAID as a co-owner, and Global Training Director, naturally Matrix now focusses on RAID & IANTD. Jason Selway joins the team as one of the youngest Poseidon MKIV instructors world wide.
Between 2014 and 2016, Paul's focus is mainly on RAID, while Jason focusses more on his career.
Ian continues to teach under the Matrix banner, and eventually in 2016 announces a partnership with Dave Gration.