As a family owned business built on principles of respect and trust, our greatest resource is the team that we have assembled. With over 650 employees worldwide, we are committed to delivering on our promises and meeting the exceptional standards of customer service you deserve. We are proud to have many long-serving employees, all of whom are completely focused on delivering the best possible customer experience.
Our aim is to be the easiest company to buy from in our industry, offering un-rivalled technical support and customer care. It is the people below that we trust to deliver on this promise. Meet the Management Team below, who are always available to speak to you directly.
Managing Director. Mark joined S&R on 10 July 2000 in the capacity of Production Analyst. Since then he has worked his way from Operations Support Manager in Maidstone through to Operations Manager in 2018 at both Rochester and Maidstone sites. Mark has also been the company’s mainstay in terms of Health & Safety and Quality Management.
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Customer Service Manager. Responsible for ensuring that all our customers have the best possible experience purchasing from us. Natalie started work within the Plastics industry at the age of 17 and has been with Sinclair & Rush since 2007.
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DDI: 01634 662211
Sales Manager. Responsible for all sales resources in the UK and Europe, Allan joined the business in 2008 as a Sales Executive and has worked his way up through the ranks. Allan has studied Sales Management with the CIM and also the ISM. He has worked in Sales since the age of 17 and still has daily contact with customers and involvement in custom projects. Allan also manages the marketing for the business, working closely with the agencies that we partner with.
DDI: 01634 662220
Accounts & Purchasing Manager. Responsible for overseeing and managing both Accounts and Purchasing. Louise joined the team in 2012 as an accounts assistant and has progressed to management recently. Louise has studied with the AAT to obtain her full qualification and MAAT status. She is also a trained First Aider.
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DDI: 01622 620202
HR Manager. Responsible for recruitment, training and employee wellbeing. Originally from Cape Town, South Africa, Sharon has been living in the UK since 2001. She joined Sinclair & Rush in February 2006 and has worked her way up from Sales Support to Customer Services before moving on to managing the HR side of the business. As Dream Manager, Sharon assists and encourages our people to live more fulfilled lives both inside and outside the workplace.
DDI: 01622 620219
Now, Production Manager.
Originally, Logistics Manager. Paul is based at our busy distribution centre in Rochester Kent and is responsible for all goods arriving and leaving including Export and Import. Paul joined the team in April 2017. Paul is now our Production Manager – together with Grant on systems, responsible for the running of our Rochester site
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UK Operations Manager.
Grant's role has developed over time he was our Production Manager. Responsible for our Vinyl Dip Moulding operation at our Maidstone based factory. Grant is supported by Shift Managers and Lead Hands due to our frantic 24/6 working patterns. His new role as of November 2023 is UK Operations Manager - he is responsible for systems management across both sites. Grant has been with us since May 2007.
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Engineering Manager. Responsible for maintenance, repairs and installation / commissioning of new equipment at all UK based Factories and Warehouses. Shane has many years experience in the field and is our longest serving Employee, having started in May 1989.
Logistics Manager. Having joined in 2017, Steven has quickly become an essential part of the team. Responsible for shipping and managing the warehouse at our Maidstone operation.
Tony is one of our long standing members, joining the team 1997 as Production Support. Tony works in our Maidstone Factory. As of November 2023, Tony is now our Production Support Manager, responsible for the day-to-day management of production staff-related matters.
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