Our Team

Dale Thomas

Electrical Contracts Manager

Dale commenced his career with Gratte Brothers as an apprentice electrician. He trained on a variety of projects including domestic and commercial installations. In 2008 Dale had an opportunity of career progression in Australia working as an electrical contracts manager.

Since returning to the UK in 2010, Dale has furthered his career development by working our Supply Chain Specialist undertaking the installation and contract management of complex control and wiring installations.

Dale has a wide range of experience in undertaking electrical installations and the management of such installations in both the domestic and commercial fields of operation including renewable energy.

Jim Kerry

Budget Controller

Jim’s background is in building construction he has managed a number of different mechanical projects within local authorities over the last twenty five years. Jim also has experience of data management and IT systems. Jim joined the company to manage M&E capital and revenue budgets.

Bill Shaw

Health and Safety Manager

Bill has worked in the construction industry for 33 years, during this time he has worked in schools, leisure centres, town halls and elderly people complexes. The last 15 years he has been managing major new-build projects and overseeing the onsite Health and Safety. Bill has been employed by the company for 11 years and now manages the Health and Safety for the whole group.

Martin Barlow

Electrical Compliance Manager

Following an indentured apprenticeship Martin became a qualified electrical. Over the past twenty years Martin has gained a wealth of experience in the electrical industry.

In recent years Martin has advanced his knowledge in the design of fire detection systems, emergency lighting systems and renewable energy.
Martin is the Aston Group’s NIC EIC nominated Quality Manager and BAFE fire detection designer.

Andy Watson

Mechanical Contracts Manager

Andy is based in London and manages the London Office. He primarily looks after one of our major client’s, University College London. Andy, has been with the company 8 years having previously run his own company he has 34 years’ experience in the building services industry.

Luca Carstea

Gas Manager

Luca joined the company in 2011 following a successful career with Ascham Homes. Luca is responsible for the management of our gas service contracts and plays a major role in the maintaining of our 100% compliance for all our gas contracts.