Business Development Executive
Contact Julian Ashmore
A highly regarded member of the Metador team, Julian has a vast wealth of experience in customer account management and provides the sales team with new business development expertise. His many years in solutions-based roles allows him to really connect with the customer and guide them through the decision-making journey to ensure they receive the best product for their needs.
Contact Allie Birdsall
With over 15 years’ experience in estimating through various businesses, Allie provides a vast wealth of knowledge to our technical department. Her experience makes her a perfect person to deal with enquiries with a great eye for detail and exacting nature. Allie can assess our customers’ needs easily and quickly, ensuring quotations are returned in a timely manner.
Contact Michelle Colquhoun
With a keen eye for detail and efficient mindset, Michelle is a much-valued member of the technical department. Her ability to work under pressure in a calm and diligent manner ensures quotes are completed with expertise and efficiency. Communicating with customers in an open and friendly manner is one of the many reasons Michelle is such a vital asset to Metador.
Contact Marcus Dixon
Enthusiastic, hardworking, and based in our southern sales office, Marcus has a passion for creating and building long term customer relationships. He uses his many years of sales experience, belief in the brand and solutions orientated mindset, to provide a client experience that reflects all that is Metador.
Contact Rick Evershed
A customer-centric, dynamic leader, Rick guides and leads the sales and estimating teams with integrity. With over eighteen years of experience, he has a myriad of knowledge of the security door industry and exudes passion for the Metador team, continually placing the customer’s needs first to guarantee every process converts to a seamless client experience.
Contact Simon Evershed
Results driven and personable, Simon is the founder and the continual driving force behind Metador. As a business leader for over 30 years, he draws on strong management skills and extensive knowledge of the industry to ensure products are tailored to client’s needs and Metador remains ever evolving. In addition, he is passionate about his employees, remaining true to the company ethos and ensuring set values are encompassed in every aspect of the business.
Contact Matthew Hall
After completing 7 years in the Royal Navy, Matthew joined Metador as a door fabricator and technician. After several months of experience and outstanding performance, he moved into the drawings team and is a strong member for programming our CNC machinery for the fabrication of our doors.
Contact Adam Healey
Having worked within the construction and manufacturing industry for over 10 years, Adam understands all the complexities around logistics and transport. He arranges transport for component and door consignments, liaising with customers, transport networks and the production facility. His resourceful and hardworking character ensures he provides the best possible solution to every delivery.
Contact Chris James
Chris oversees all aspects of financial control in the business. He holds an abundance of knowledge of budget handling, accounts, credit control and forecasting. Tenacious, efficient, with a wealth of experience, Chris remains at the core of all financial activities at Metador.
Contact Lauretta Johnston
Lauretta joined Metador in 2021 and works within the finance team. Her tenacity and perseverance ensures the job always gets done while her energetic and motivational character is a great asset to Metador. She has great organisational and communication skills which enables her to excel in her role.
Customer Service On-Site Support
Contact Michael Lord
Michael has many years of experience within the door installer industry and this allows Michael to be on hand to assist with customers in onsite technical queries. His technical knowledge is a huge asset when it comes to understanding customer requirements and Michael can technically assess any issues with installed doorsets ensuring our customers are given the utmost in customer service.
Contact Tristan Mallinson
Focused on quality and talented for dealing with complexity, Tristan leads new product development for the business. His extensive experience and knowledge of the industry enables him to create new concepts and invaluable designs making Metador one of the fastest growing manufacturers of steel doorsets in the UK. Tristan is continuously working with both Sales and Operations to create products that are right first time, on time.
Customer Service Manager
Contact Mac McGuinness
Mac, an experienced Metador door assembly technician made an excellent candidate to join our customer service team in 2021. With his strong in-depth knowledge of our products and problem-solving capabilities, Mac is an excellent customer service manager. Mac is always on hand to deal with technical issues that customers may face and his organisational skills enable him to deal with each one effectively.
Contact Ken McLean
Ken joined the Metador team in 2019, taking over the purchasing role in the operations department. As a highly focused individual with excellent attention to detail, Ken takes great pride in managing the stock, despatching products and maintaining excellent supplier relationships.
Contact Fred Moffitt
Passionate and energetic, Fred is a key part of the Metador team in offering invaluable advice to his clients. Fred has an exceptional ability at building customer relationships and guiding them through the complexities of the products on offer. Whether a new customer or a long lasting client, Fred will answer all enquiries and is passionate about ensuring the Metador brand remains respected in the industry as a manufacturer you can trust.
Internal Sales Executive
Contact Adam Muswell
Enthusiastic and dedicated, Adam puts his years of sales and account management to the test each day. Adam takes a personal responsibility for each of his customers, making sure they enjoy the full Metador experience every time.
Senior Design Manager
Contact Rob Nelson
Responsible for CNC drawings and punch plans at Metador, Rob is a dynamic and resourceful CAD Designer. Disciplined and committed to meeting targets and deadlines, Rob is continually experimenting with innovative new designs to ensure Metador meets and exceeds client’s requirements.
Contact Adele Oakley
Adele is responsible for managing sales and supplier invoices for Metador, as well as administrative tasks. A Business Management graduate with a strong background in finance and admin, Adele’s organised and methodical approach is an asset to Metador.
Contact Jason Orr
Jason initially started at Metador as a Steel Door Technician in October 2017 and his hands-on, technical knowledge of our products has led to him moving into his current role in Customer Service and order processing. With his years of experience as a Warehouse Operative and in Security, Jason offers a methodical and efficient approach to his work.
Contact Gordon Patton
Gordon is a vital asset to our production facility thanks to his many years and previous experience in manufacturing operations. Gordon is able to use his project management skills to ensure each order is dealt with seamlessly throughout the production facility so our customers receive their order on time and in full, every time.
Business Development Executive
Contact Paul Reeve
With many years of experience in customer account management, Paul provides an exceptional and professional service to his client base. His ability to successfully find solutions to the challenges his customers face plus his reliable and enthusiastic approach allows him to build long term relationships with his customers, providing them with a more personal approach to account management.
Operational Planning Manager
Contact Lindsey Rookes
Dedicated, customer focused and pragmatic, Lindsey manages the busy production and delivery schedules at Metador. Drawing upon deep manufacturing knowledge from her wealth of experience in the logistics, travel and motor hire industries, Lindsey prides herself on creating a smooth process between customers, suppliers, couriers, and internal departments.
Contact Janine Smith
With a background in project and account management, Janine’s wealth of experience in customer relations has quickly made her an asset to the Estimating team since joining Metador in July 2020. She strives to ensure quotes are dealt with efficiently and products are estimated at the best possible price.
Contact Paul Stonehouse
Paul is responsible for all aspects of operational delivery at Metador. With his attention to detail and pragmatic approach to his work, he specialises in developing a strong Health and Safety culture across the business as well as empowering his team to ensure we exceed our clients’ expectations. He is passionate about his role and leads by example, making sure all aspects of operational delivery run smoothly and efficiently, whilst maintaining a focus on the needs of our clients.
Contact Jennifer Tucker
Having managed marketing departments in various companies for over 10 years, Jennifer has a vast amount of experience that she brings to Metador. Responsible for all aspects of marketing, Jennifer develops and delivers our marketing strategy. Her creative and vibrant personality makes her a valuable asset to the team and her excellent communication skills ensure our customers are kept well informed of all of our products and services available to them.
Contact Luke Trueman
Luke has a meticulous attention to detail and is responsible for all customer drawings here at Metador. Flexible and dynamic, Luke offers over 9 years of experience and provides an innovative approach to all future designs at Metador.