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. Having worked with the company since 2000, in many different positions over multiple sites both in Europe and the US, James took over as Managing Director in November 2018. He looks after the day to day running of our European operation, working closely with a great team of people. James’ focus is ensuring that our customer is always at the forefront of everyone’s mind in each decision we make. James enjoys working with every member of our team to improve what we do and make our customer experience the best it can be.
DDI: 01634 662222
Managing Director. Paul has stepped down and is now working in consultation with James as part of a hand-over period. Paul joined the business in 1994, as a Sales Executive, became Commercial Director in 2014 & took over as Managing Director in 2017. He has experience running businesses in Europe / USA and won Entrepreneur of the Year in 2010. Paul still enjoys meeting customers and being involved in custom projects.
Customer Services 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.
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.
DDI: 01622 620202
Operations Manager. Responsible for two sites at Rochester covering the Production of Injection Moulded and Extruded items and our Despatch Warehouse. Paul joined the company in 2017 and has overseen many positive changes within our Operations department including the delivery of 8 new Injection Moulding machines. Paul has been IOSH trained and has first aid certification.
DDI: 01634 662210
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