• It's our people that make the difference. They've made us who we are today.

a talented team

At Paramount we believe our people are what make us special.

We're a team of talented creatives, financial experts and professional project managers. And this is where you can find out a bit more about our Paramount People.

 

Executive

I’m responsible for the overall strategic development of the business, whilst still being involved in estimating, project management & the commercial management of various schemes. One thing you may not know about me: I’m actually a really nice bloke!

Richard Jones

Managing Director

Having handed over the helm of Paramount to Richard, I’m now able to play golf in Majorca whenever I like. One thing you may not know about me: I can fly a helicopter!

Nigel Roberts

Chairman

Sales

I identify new business opportunities and am responsible for client liaison, strategic analysis and networking to grow and maintain Paramount’s excellent client portfolio. One thing you may not know about me: I’ve jumped out of a plane 27 times.

Shane Kugler

Business Development Manager

My key responsibilities are to develop new relationships and increase our furniture sales. I love the diversity of the job and meeting people. One thing you may not know about me: I once modelled on a menswear website!

Carl Gough

Business Development Manager

Design Team

I'm responsible for designing key projects, making strategic business decisions, reviewing processes, and coordinating our marketing. One thing you may not know about me: I entered a competition to become a racing car driver and got through to the 2nd stage of the trials!

Helen Bartlett

Design Director

I’m responsible for both delivering project solutions and managing the day to day operational functions of the design team. One thing you may not know about me: I swim in the sea all year around (in a wetsuit in the winter I may add) – it’s my ‘me time’.

Jon Foster

Design Manager

In a nutshell, my main overall responsibility is to design a project through, from the client brief to installation. One thing you may not know about me: I’m learning to horse ride and would eventually like to do dressage and maybe compete one day.

Rachel Rees

Senior Designer

Assisting with design concepts, electrical drawing layouts and also creating 3D visuals. One thing you may not know about me: When I was 11 years old I featured on an S4C programme where I learnt how to ride and jump on a horse in 10 weeks!

Madison Osborne

Junior Designer

I help the design team by drawing up technical and electrical layouts and creating 3D visuals. This is my opportunity to gain experience in the industry and further my knowledge. One thing you may not know about me: I play the acoustic guitar.

Stevie Cleverly

Trainee Designer

Project Management and Procurement

My role encompasses both the management of Paramount’s project risk profile and the hands-on project management of our larger and more complex projects. One thing you may not know about me: I am a passable tapas chef.

John Williams

Commercial Director

I determine M&E requirements for projects, develop schemes with clients, negate potential issues and ensure installations meet budgets and exceed expectations. One thing you may not know about me: I’m a black belt in Shotokan Karate.

Paul Jones

M&E Director

I'm responsible for the commercial management of all aspects of projects from inception through to completion and beyond. One thing you may not know about me: I'm a seasoned endurance athlete.

Gary Hobbs

Commercial Manager

I look after all aspects of both site and project management. One thing you may not know about me: I used to read my sister's Bunty comic when I was 18.

Nigel Barnes

Senior Project Manager

My primary expertise is strategy and planning. I’m responsible for the successful delivery of projects from inception to completion, including client aftercare. One thing you may not know about me: although a proud Englishman, I support Wales’ women’s rugby.

Gary Snowsill

Senior Project Manager

I’m a highly experienced senior estimator and buyer with an established background in construction across private and public sectors. One thing you may not know about me: I’m teaching myself to play the guitar.

Brian Darch

Estimating Manager

I manage the delivery of fit out projects, concerning programme, health/safety, quality and budget. One thing you may not know about me: I’ve been scuba diving for over half my life in cold, dark British waters and can’t seem to give it up!

John Hales

Project Manager

I manage projects on site, working with clients and subcontractors to make sure that we deliver a first-class project on time. One thing you may not know about me: I love my wildlife.

Mike Mulcahy

Project Manager

Project Support and Administration

I assist in administrative support for the Managing Director and Projects team, project costs, and health and safety management. One thing you may not know about me: I’m older and louder than everyone thinks!

Sam Dacey

Personal Assistant to the Managing Director

I am the youngest of the Projects team and am thoroughly enjoying the varied work, and being part of a successful company. I find my role really exciting as no two days are the same, whether in the office or out on site. One thing you may not know about me: I’m a football fanatic!

Sam Davies

Trainee Project Surveyor

Site Management and Delivery

I'm a Site Manager and therefore responsible for making sure that everything runs like clockwork on site and in a safe and tidy manner. One thing you may not know about me: I am fascinated by military history.

Gordon Jones

Site Manager

I co-ordinate work schedules and in turn hope and pray that everything slots into place! No two days are the same in this job and I learn something new every day. One thing you may not know about me: I’m into Greek mythology.

Dean Lewis

Site Manager

I always try to forge a strong relationship with the client as I find it helps to achieve our goal, which is to finish the job on time, to budget and to a high standard. One thing you may not know about me: I collect rare Adidas trainers.

Richard Brown

Site Manager

I help to run jobs and assist the Site Manager, making sure everyone knows what they’re doing on a day to day basis. One thing you may not know about me: Although I like rugby I’m a season-ticket holder down Cardiff City.

Clive Mitchell

Partitioner / Installer

I keep clients happy by making sure our sites are kept in good order, clean and tidy. One thing you may not know about me: I was a choir boy in the Pentecostal church.

Wayne Price

General Operative

Finance

As the person with overall responsibility for Finance and IT I enjoy unravelling the mystery of finance so that the business fully understands historical performance and maximizes future performance. One thing you may not know about me: I'm an avid listener of Radio 6 Music

Scott Hazledine

Finance and IT Director

I look after sales invoicing, bank reconciliations, and VAT returns for the business. One thing you may not know about me: If I told you that then everyone would know!

Irene Kaps

Senior Finance Executive

I book in and code invoices, process wages for weekly paid employees and raise payments for sub-contractors. One thing you may not know about me: I’m an adrenalin junkie who loves rollercoaster rides and once 'zip-wired' across a quarry in North Wales!

Eirlys

Finance Officer

I am responsible for internal controls over the company’s financial procedures. One thing you may not know about me: I recently participated in a women’s rugby team for charity.

Emma Thomas

Financial Controller

Corporate Services

I look after anything that doesn’t fall within the remit of our four teams, from HR and compliance to training, health and safety, accreditations, insurances, and much more. One thing you may not know about me: I used to be a DJ in the early 80s.

Steve Mullis

Head of Corporate Services

I’m front of house, the first person everyone sees when they visit our ShowOffice in Cardiff. I always love the expression on visitor's faces when they see our building for the first time. One thing you may not know about me: I was a Lance Corporal in the TA!

Lynda

Receptionist

 

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