Meet the team

meet the team

Aimee Looker – Marketing Manager

Responsible for Churches Fire marketing and digital strategy and execution; Aimee has a specific focus on lead generation with new and existing customers and the management of the company CRM system and websites.

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Charlotte Ryves – Customer Service Manager

Charlotte acts as our Customer Services Manager, responsible for ensuring all existing customers experience industry-leading level of service. She also makes sure that all new customers are onboarded and mobilised efficiently.

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Daniel Youngs – Service Director

Daniel ensures we are providing industry-leading, compliance-led technical service delivery to all customers. He is responsible for managing our Service Delivery Managers.

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Ian Panter – Sales Director

Responsible for sales team performance, Ian is focused on Churches Fire’s growth with both new and existing customers, in line with our company vision and values.

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Ian Sykes – Service Manager

Managing the Area Team Managers, Ian is responsible for day to day management of the national technician base across all service and maintenance disciplines.

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Lee Tompkins – Contracts Department Manager

Our Projects Manager, Lee, is responsible for the complete design and delivery of customer installation projects across all of our product disciplines.

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Lorna Hayes – Managing Director

Our Managing Director, Lorna, has the overall responsibility for Churches Fire strategy, customer delivery, and operational performance.

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Magdalena Kopij – Finance Manager

Churches Fire day to day financial operations are managed by our Finance Manager, Magda. Magda manages financial accounts, payroll, and credit control teams.

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Martin Cannon - Financial Planning and Analysis Manager

Responsible for management accounts and data analysis within Churches Fire; Martin provides an accurate reporting service for the Directors and Management team.

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Natalie Potter – Compliance Manager

Natalie is responsible for ensuring Churches Fire’s compliance, including third party accreditations, health and safety, and training. Her work includes management of Fire Risk Assessments and Training.

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Paul Topley – Executive Chairman

Responsible for Churches Fire company vision and active role in M&A activity, Paul chairs our management board of Directors.

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Richard Haynes – Commercial Director

Responsible for defining and executing the Churches Fire growth strategy, Richard manages our Sales, Marketing and Key Accounts teams.

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Simon Burns – Finance Director

Simon has the overarching responsibility for ensuring that Churches Fire meets its financial obligations to all customers, staff, suppliers and investors. He manages our M&A and FP&A teams.

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Sophie Hurley - Fleet and Purchasing Manager

Sophie is responsible for maintaining the fleet of vehicles and managing the warehouse team ensuring technicians are always operational and can deliver industry-leading level of service to customers.

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Stephen Riley – Mergers and Acquisitions Director

In line with our growth plan, Stephen is responsible for identifying and engaging potential Churches Fire acquisition targets, leading due diligence activities.

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Steve Lewis - Service Manager

Steve works alongside Ian Sykes; Steve is responsible for day to day management of the national technician base across all service and maintenance disciplines.

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Sue Jones – Operations Director

Sue is responsible for ensuring efficient operational running of Churches Fire. She manages the IT, Data, HR, Fleet, and Customer Services teams.