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Our Team

Directors

Peter Bridge

Chairman

Peter Bridge

Chairman

Peter is an MBA and FCCA and has been helping management teams grow their businesses, since 2001. He has considerable SME experience in a variety of sectors including automotive, engineering, food, FMCG, apparel, building products, business services, sports goods, construction and entertainment. Peter has been Chairman of The Coventry Group since 2014.

Steve Quinlan

C.EO.

Steve Quinlan

C.E.O.

Having been with the business since 2001, Steve comes from a commercial, export and sales & marketing background. Steve has extensive industry knowledge that includes healthcare and retail sales. Having built & managed a great committed team of people, Steve is dedicated to the future success of the business.

Darren Langdon

Commercial Director

Darren Langdon

Commercial Director

Darren has been with the business since 2002 and comes from a production, technical and commercial background. In 2018 he was promoted to Commercial Director to better reflect his customer facing role. He has extensive experience in problem solving, system processes and new product development.

Paul Marsh

Finance Director

Paul Marsh

Finance Director

Paul joined the business in 2017 and is highly experienced in managing finance departments and providing board level strategic and financial direction. He has extensive knowledge of business strategy, restructuring in support of growth, profit improvement and business turnaround.

Paul Starkey

Engineering Director – BSC (Hons)

Paul Starkey

Engineering Director

Paul has been with the business since 1998. Prior to becoming Engineering Director, Paul has extensive experience as a Mechanical Engineer, Shift Technician, Chief Engineer and Operations Director. He is highly experienced in running engineering departments and a keen problem solver.

Marketing & NPD

Chris Richmond

Head of Marketing & NPD

Chris Richmond

Head of Marketing & NPD

A marketing professional with over 19 years’ experience within a number of highly regarded multi-million pound FMCG environments. Well versed in all aspects of senior level marketing from NPD, product branding, marketing communications, category management, POP/POS, B2B and B2C, PR, web and social media.

Craig Millard

NPD Manager

Craig Millard

NPD Manager

Craig joined the business in January 2010. Starting in Customer Service, he has supported several departments including engineering and purchasing before taking over and running NPD for the last 6 years. He is responsible for managing all aspects of our products, from cradle to grave.

Samantha Kimberley

Product Development Co-ordinator

Samantha Kimberley

Product Development Co-ordinator

Samantha has been with the business for 4 years and as product development co-ordinator plays an important role in designing and developing our product portfolio. She also works closely with clients on new product development.

Daniel Cotton

Marketing & NPD Assistant

Daniel Cotton

Marketing & NPD Assistant

Daniel joined the business in 2019 as a Marketing and NPD Assistant and holds a BA(Hons) degree specialising in Marketing. He has knowledge of various marketing aspects such as Digital Marketing, Social Media Concepts and Marketing communications. Daniel also has several years of experience working within the retail and banking industries.

Sales

Keith Lynch

Head of Professional Sales

Keith Lynch

Head of Professional Sales

Keith has a wealth of experience in the Cleaning, Hygiene and Janitorial industry with over 18 years experience as Hygiene distributor. Keith works closely with customers offering on site training and bespoke hygiene and cleaning schedules.

Jason McMahon

National Account Manager

Jason McMahon

National Account Manager

Jason has been with the business for 22 years. Starting in a manufacturing background, Jason’s other roles have included, Production Planner, Procurement Assistant & Business Development Manager – Jason now works as a National Account Manager handling B2B key accounts.

Richard Weynberg

Business Development Manager

Richard Weynberg

Business Development Manager

Richard joined Mirius from a B2B and B2C background. With experience of Sales, Procurement, Inventory and Customer Service he is well positioned to understand customer needs and drive new business forward whilst building on our already strong customer relationships.

Healthcare

Mike Button

General Manager

Mike Button

General Manager

Mike joined the business in 2015 and holds a BSC (Hons) in Animal and Veterinary Science. Mike spends much of his time working with our healthcare customers and international training.

Elizabeth Belhadj

Business Development Manager

Elizabeth Belhadj

Business Development Manager

Elizabeth has 24 years service to the company working in the international department. She speaks fluent Spanish and has extensive knowledge and understanding of international trade, including overseas customers visits and trade events ranging from South America to Europe.

Lino Gran

Sales & Marketing Manager LATAM

Lino Gran

Sales & Marketing Manager LATAM

Lino has many years’ experience in sales and marketing within a number of multinational companies. Lino originates from Spain and has a thorough understanding of the LATAM area. He is responsible for sales and customer support in our Latin American region from Mexico to Argentina.

Louise Becat

Office Manager

Louise Becat

Office Manager

Following her master degree in applied foreign languages and international affairs, Louise worked for multinational groups and gained experience within customer service and export. A native French and fluent in German, she has knowledge in international trade dealing with customer transactions and shipments worldwide.

Emma Kavanagh

Healthcare Administrator

Emma Kavanagh

Healthcare Administrator

Following her master degree in applied foreign languages and international affairs, Louise worked for multinational groups and gained experience within customer service and export. A native French and fluent in German, she has knowledge in international trade dealing with customer transactions and shipments worldwide.

Kimberly Ball

NPD & Customer Care

Kimberly Ball

NPD & Customer Care

Healthcare Administrator

Following her master degree in applied foreign languages and international affairs, Louise worked for multinational groups and gained experience within customer service and export. A native French and fluent in German, she has knowledge in international trade dealing with customer transactions and shipments worldwide.

Customer Services

Michelle Ball

Customer Service Supervisor

Michelle Ball

Customer Service Supervisor

Michelle has been with the business since 2010. With over 20 years extensive experience of customer service. Dealing with all customer service aspects, ranging from customer enquiries, team management, order processing and administration.

Sue Scally

Customer Service Administrator

Sue Scally

Customer Service Administrator

After starting in the transport department almost 18 years ago, Sue has progressed to our planning team and now has her feet firmly under her customer service desk. Sue is bright and bubbly, always happy and always happy to help!

 

Abbi Deakin

Customer Service Administrator

Abbi Deakin

Customer Service Administrator

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Accounts

Hiten Majithia

Finance Manager

Hiten Majithia

Finance Manager

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Andy Robilliard

Business Analyst

Andy Robilliard

Business Analyst

With over 30 years working for the business, Andy has had experience in most areas of the company working as Production, Warehouse and Planning Manager across 4 sites. A degree in engineering has seen him working as Projects manager on plant and equipment implementation. An interest in systems and IT see him in his current analytical role.

Liane Willett

Credit Control

Liane Willett

Credit Control

Joined the business in 2008. Liane manages Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable.

Jack Downes

Finance Assistant

Jack Downes

Finance Assistant

Jack has been with the company since 2016 as an Accounts apprentice. Jack is currently studying AAT level 3 with a view to have completed his AAT qualification by next year. His role within Accounts is Purchase Ledger Clerk.

Jay Mehgra 

Accounts Apprentice

Jay Mehgra

Accounts Apprentice

Jay has been with the company since 2018 as an Accounts Apprentice. He is currently studying towards an AAT level 2 qualification. Jay’s current role within the Accounts team is Purchase Ledger Clerk.

Engineering

Lewis Kirby

General Manager

Lewis Kirby

General Manager

Lewis has been with the business since 2003 starting out as the first apprentice at Coventry Chemicals (Technical Apprentice) wining the Apprentice of the year award in Coventry 2004 and coming from an Automotive Manufacturing background.

Dean Webster

Facilities Manager

Dean Webster

Facilities Manager

Dean has been working for the business since 2005 as Health and Safety Officer. He left for a short period but came back in October 2016 to take on the roll as Facilities Manager and also has a part to play in Health and Safety management working alongside the health, safety and environmental manager. Dean is NEBOSH and IOSH qualified.

Adam Thompson

Engineering Technical Support

Adam Thompson

Engineering Technical Support

Adam has been with the business for 6 Years and comes from a IT & design background. He specialises in Computer Aided Design (CAD) from plan drawings, machinery drawings, modification designs and running an asset management software.

Mark Smith

Engineering Manager

Mark Smith

Engineering Manager

Lewis has been with the business since 2003 starting out as the first apprentice at Coventry Chemicals (Technical Apprentice) wining the Apprentice of the year award in Coventry 2004 and coming from an Automotive Manufacturing background.

Technical and Quality Control

Mathew Wood

Technical Manager

Matthew Wood

Technical Manager

Has been with CCL since 2013. He has broad industry experience across, formulaic, regulatory and certification matters having worked in industrial, professional, household and personal care for 30 years. His team’s extensive knowledge of the regulations and certification processes includes REACH, CLP, ADR and BPR.

David Hunt

Quality Manager

David Hunt

Quality Manager

David has worked in the Chemical Industry in Technical services, R&D and Quality Roles since the late 80’s. Having a complete change of career for 7 years, David returned to the business in 2013 as Quality Manager and has steered the company through the implementation of the complex BRC standard.

Kamila Jozefacka

Regulatory Affairs Manager

Kamila Jozefacka

Regulatory Affairs Manager

Kamila joined the company in 2013 as part of the Research and Development team. She graduated in 2010 with a master’s degree in Chemistry from UMCS the largest higher education institution in Eastern Poland. Kamila left the business in 2015 on maternity leave and returned 2017 to a new position as Regulatory Manager.

Supply Chain

Justinas Balciunas

Stock Controller

Justinas Balciunas

Stock Controller

Justinas has been with CCL since 2015. He is responsible for the management of all the stock within the business – from packaging to a finished product.

Vilnis Liepins

Trainee Purchasing Manager

Vilnis Liepins

Trainee Purchasing Manager

Vilnis has worked for the business since 2012 as a key member within the buying team.

Steven Young

Production Planner

Steven Young

Production Planner

Steven has been with the company for over 5 years and holds a BSc (Hons) in Sports Therapy. He started as a Customer Service Administrator before taking up his current role as Production Planner, where he is responsible for the availability of all sales items through production scheduling and purchasing as well as monitoring and maintaining stock levels for key customers.

Operations

Vaidas Cerkunovas

Operations Manager

Vaidas Cerkunovas

Operations Manager

Vaidas has been with the business since 2010, he started as a Production Operative working his way through to Team Leader, Production Supervisor, Production Manager and now Operations Manager. He holds a degree in Environmental Engineering.

Monika Barszczewska

Production Manager

Monika Barszczewska

Production Manager

Monika has been with the business for 6 years, starting as a Production Operative. She has worked her way up through the business as a Team Leader, Shift Supervisor, Shift Manager and now Production Manager. She holds IOSH Certificates and a First Aid Certificate.

HR

Scott Williamson

HR Manager

Scott Williamson

HR Manager

Scott has been with the business since 2015 and has over 20 years of HR experience gained whilst working within a number of different sectors.  His focus is all company HR related matters which includes, recruitment and retention, employee engagement, employee relations and policy development.

Nicola Langdon

Payroll Clerk

Nicola Langdon

Payroll Clerk

Nikki joined in 2006 as a management accountant she left in 2008 to gain further experience within a multinational business working her way up to Financial Controller. After a career break to have a family she re-joined the business in October 2017 to manage the sites payroll and support within other administration functions of the business.

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