Management Team

Our commitment is to our customers and employees.

Hugh Welch

European Managing Director

Completely results oriented and with a personal drive for continuous progress, encourages and motivates the team to face short and long-term challenges. Positioning the Company as the number one Aerospace Cutting Tools provider, his biggest ambition.

Jamie Mills

Financial Controller

Jamie is a highly driven accounting professional who has a continuous drive to find efficiencies in processes and seek new business opportunities. He has the ability to work under pressure and priorities tasks effectively. A self-motivator with genuine team spirit.

David Colton

European Sales Director

No matter the complexity or dimension of the task, he is always focuses on the best solution for the customer. Selling and Customer Care are ingrained in his personality. Snowboarding and live music are his other passions.

Tony Theaker

UK Sales Manager

He is always striving to improve customers' productivity by working with them to make their processes more efficient. He also believes that strengthening the UK Manufacturing Industry is a must in today's global competitive markets. Tony is a model engineer in his spare time, building steam engines, and has a young family that keeps him busy.

Barry Ward

Technical Manager

With a flair for ‘outside the box’ engineering creativity and an almost obsessive compulsion to improve machining processes, Barry is our person to go to when challenges take a whole new level. He also loves anything mechanical and the faster the better. Challenges are his cup of tea.

Ian Holliday

Manufacturing Manager

Obsessed with perfection, Ian will do everything within and beyond his means to guarantee our products are manufactured with the highest levels of quality and precision. If he is not in the shop, he is doing marathons and similar challenging events.

Khalid Fazeli

IT Manager

Passionate about technology and automation, a multi-skilled IT manager with good all-round supervisory and technical expertise. Khalid ensures the smooth running of highly integrated IT systems with a focus on continuously improving efficiency and performance.

Jose Luis Ucar

EU Marketing & Business Development Manager

Always looking for uniqueness and being remarkable in everything he does. Jose believes in challenging the status-quo in business and personal life as a way to improve and achieve desired goals. In the Marketing Department he strives to identify, anticipate and satisfy customers requirements profitably.

Mariela Mitropoulou

Customer Service Manager

With a wealth of experience in delighting customers and speaking several languages, Mariela provides with her team an outstanding and very personal service throughout the customer journey, listening and helping customers, assuring their needs and expectations are not only met, but exceeded.