Meet the Team
Russ Pimblett Business Development Manager | Food, Pharmaceutical and Biomedical
As a mechanical engineer I enjoy developing innovative solutions. The food, pharmaceutical and biomedical field is a very varied field and I can find myself working on large rotating plant one day and complex medical devices the next.
Specialist in: Food process | Pharmaceuticals | Biomedical
Darren Thomas Account Manager | Rotating and Hydraulic Equipment
I have worked at FTL for over 19 years, with 15 of them focused on sealing aspects. My development through the ranks at FTL has given me a great understanding of customer needs. The opportunity to develop new business with our engineered sealing solutions, or to improve the performance of a system, is incredibly satisfying.
Specialist in: Rotating and Hydraulic equipment
Richard Ford Sales Manager | Heavy Industry, Transportation, Marine, Mining
I'm a mechanical engineer who has worked across a broad range of industries while at FTL Technology.
I work with our customers with a view to improving sealing performance, and providing innovative solutions to problems involving rotary and reciprocating applications.
Heavy industry | Transportation | Marine | Mining | Food process
Hayden Fox Sales Operations Manager
I'm a qualified mechanical engineer, and have worked at FTL for over 8 years. My role involves dealing with our key customers and products, providing the correct support to ensure optimal levels of service. I am knowledgeable in all of FTL's products and markets.
Trina Haynes Internal Account Manager
My role is centred on listening to our customers and their concerns, and identifying how our engineering services and products could help them overcome the problems they face. I work closely with the Speciality Products team, enjoying the responsibility of supporting the implementation of some of our most innovative engineered solutions.
Angela Roberts Internal Account Manager
I’ve been managing accounts in the engineering industry for over 20 years, developing a strong understanding of the daily challenges faced in the field, and advising on how FTL’s innovative sealing solutions can help to address them. I specialise in heavy industry and oil and gas, delivering a comprehensive service as part of a talented team.
Laura Eden Internal Sales Administrator
I enjoy the interaction I have with FTL’s customers, helping them find solutions to any sealing problem they might have. As a relative newcomer to the team, it’s incredibly satisfying to hear how our custom-engineered sealing solutions have helped people optimise their operations, and I look forward to helping more customers in the years to come.
Hannah Bradbury Internal Account Manager
I have over 14 years of experience as an Account Manager across a range of different industries, so I am certainly looking forward to learning more about this industry and helping FTL’s customers enjoy the best possible level of service. I have always loved working with people, and I can’t wait to start helping people solve their sealing problems.
Mark McCormack Engineering Director
I’ve been working at FTL for over 25 years, helping customers increase the reliability, safety and performance of their equipment through engineered solutions. I enjoy solving problems and taking a hands-on approach to engineering challenges, working across all products and markets from rotary seals through to braided packing.
Warwick Lockwood Director
I have been working in this field for over 27 years, developing specialist sealing solutions to address customers' sealing problems. I have working experience across a wide range of applications and industries.
Speciality Products (Driveline Solutions - CTI)