Ian has over 40 years’ experience in the lift industry and has a personal passion for pushing the boundaries in the field of electronics and mechanics particularly where they relate to the lift industry. Ian started at the very bottom of the lift industry in the early 1970′s as a lift fitter’s mate and through his knowledge, drive and ambition to succeed he now heads up a successful independent lift company.
Our Sales Director, Daniel Griffin, heads up the sales department of Griffin Elevators. Before joining the team in 2006, Daniel had benefitted from a successful 10 year career working as a Sales Manager for one of the top 4 UK banks.
Daniel is a qualified lift engineer and undertakes all of the companies tender bids. Daniel also heads up finance, business development and strategic planning.
Daniel is also a trustee member of the Lift Industry Charity, something which Griffin Elevators support him in and are very proud of.
Jemma is our head of Personnel and administrative functions. On a daily basis Jemma is responsible for all of the behind the scenes activities that enable the company to run smoothly and successfully. Jemma is responsible for the companies recruitment and staffing policies.
Nick is responsible for managing Griffin Elevators’ construction, installation and major repair projects, site supervisors and engineers. Nick served as one of the last batch of apprentices to come out of the Express Lift Company back in the early 1990’s.
Julian joined Griffin Elevators 4 and a half years ago and during his employment he has successfully gained his NVQ level 4 qualification enabling him to carry out the full testing of new and refurbished lifts. Julian still carries out his duties as one of our senior technicians and he oversees and mentors some of the junior engineers who are out in the field.
Our Service Manager, Callum, started in the lift industry over 20 years ago. Callum joined our team in 2012 but before then he had served time as an apprentice, repair engineer, installation fitter and senior installation fitter before being promoted in 2016 to Service Manager with Griffin Elevators. Callum is an experienced, knowledgeable and technically advanced lift engineer. He manages our team of lift service, call out and repair engineers efficiently and effectively on a daily basis.
Kevin joined our team in 2015 following a successful career as a subcontract lift installation engineer. He spent much of his career installing and modernising lifts for some of the UK’s largest lift companies. Kevins career spans over a 20 year period and the knowledge and experience he has brought to his new role has been invaluable.
Sharron joined Griffin Elevators early in 2018 from one of our major competitors. Sharron has over 20 years of experience within the lift industry, mostly in the role of office manager. Sharron heads up the day to day head office operations and is solely responsible for our head office administration team.
Zoe has joined us from one of the countries largest independent lift companies and brings with her valuable knowledge and experience in dealing with major projects, large on site teams, client and customer liaison. Zoe’s main responsibilities will be taking over the companies projects from the point of sale and ensuring that they run smoothly by assisting our project management team throughout all stages of the projects.