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

Finance Director

Jemma started out at Griffin Elevators Limited as the personnel and administration supervisor.  In 2022 Jemma was promoted to Finance Director and is fully responsible for all financial aspects of the Company, setting budgets to keep us on target.

Matthew Stapleton

Technical Repair Manager

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. In 2023, Matt was promoted to Technical Repair Manager.

Paul Offredi

Project Manager

Our Project Manager, Paul, started in the lift industry over 20 years ago. Paul joined our team in 2023 but before this he had served time as an apprentice, tester, technician and supervisor within the lift industry. Paul is an experienced, knowledgeable and technically advanced lift engineer. He manages our team of lift installation and refurbishment engineers efficiently and effectively on a daily basis.

Sharron Barnes

Operations Manager

Sharron joined Griffin Elevators in early 2018 from one of our major competitors.  Sharron has over 25 years of experience within the lift industry mostly in the role of office manager.  Sharron is responsible for the day to day office operations, admin management, HR/payroll functions and the behind the scenes activities.  Sharron manages our company policies and procedures, and carries out strategic client reviews.  In 2023 Sharron was promoted to Operations Manager for Griffin Elevators Limited.