Management team

Management team

Ian Griffin

Managing Director

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.

Daniel Griffin

Sales Director

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 has also served as a trustee member of the Lift Industry Charity, something which Griffin Elevators are very proud of.

Jemma Bridge

Company Director

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 Naddeo

Senior Project Manager

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.

Matthew Stapleton

Repair Technical Engineer

Matt joined Griffin Elevators in 2019 after having served for over 10 years on a major, multi-national lift company where he obtained his NVQ level 4 qualification enabling him to carry out the full testing of new and refurbished lifts. Matt carries out his daily duties as one of our senior technicians and he oversees and mentors some of the junior engineers who are out in the field.

Callum Riches

Service Manager

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.

Sharron Barnes

Office/Operations Manager

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.