People

Dave Watkins, Managing Director

Dave is the Managing Director for the whole company encompassing both galvanizing and the powder coating plant. Dave joined the Company as Sales Engineer in 1986 and became Managing Director in 2005.

Michele Jackson, Finance Director

Michele is responsible for all Financial aspects of the Company. She started work as a school leaver and has been Finance Director since 2004.

Lee Leightwood, Works Manager

Lee started working for Shropshire Galvanizers on the shop floor in 1991 and has been Works Manager since 2008. Lee is responsible for both Shropshire’s galvanizing and powder coating sites.

Brent Gould, Powder Coating Manager

Brent originally has had two stints at the Company. He first came to the Company in 1991 and worked here for seven years and came back in 2010 to set up and run the Powder Coating plant in Oswestry.

Laura Gartry, Area Sales Manager

Laura is our newest recruit having started working for us in October 2014. She has taken over from Nigel Smith who left the company in order to relocate to Cornwall at around the same time.

Mike Jones, Transport Manager

Mike Manages the transport for the Shropshire Galvanizing and Powder coating plants. He also drives for us too.

Tracey Brough, Accounts Administrator

Tracey has worked from Shropshire Galvanizers since 1995. She is responsible for generating the galvanizing and powder coating invoices for the Shropshire plants.

Carole Smith, Administrator

Carole originally started working for Shropshire Galvanizers in 2003 and has recently re-joined the company after maternity leave. She is involved in Purchasing and Customer Services.