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Meet the Team

Meet the Directors

We have many years of experience to offers clients, together with excellent product knowledge and an established work force we are able to draw on a pool of knowledge and offer a truly unique experience for each of our clients.
Philip Brown

Managing Director

Philip Brown

Philip started his career as an apprentice and has over 40 years of experience within the Construction Industry. Specialising in fit out and refurbishment he joined Meronden in 1994 and has helped drive the business forward and shape its future. Philip has a passion – some may call it an obsession – for attention to detail. “Client retention is very important to me. I view a retained client as a happy client”. Hobbies include playing golf, drinking fine wine and trekking up big mountains raising money for charity.
Steve Haycock

Contracts Director

Steve Haycock

Steve founded Meronden in 1981 after gaining significant work experience within the Construction Industry following his apprenticeship. Steve is very much a ‘hands on’ Director and can generally be found on site getting his hands dirty although he is happy in the company of both client and staff alike. “I am still amazed at the new methods of Construction and Design that seem to appear. This constant change of ideas keeps me driven to see what is around the next corner”. Hobbies include working at weekends and dreaming about Supercars.
Martin Romaine

Sales Director

Martin Romaine

Martin has been in the Interior/Partition Industry for most of his working life, starting at Unilock in 1970 as a buyer. Martin has progressed through various Interior Design Companies eventually joining Meronden in 1996. ”I am passionate about delivering a good product to my client base and as President of the Association of Interior Specialist (FIS) between 2009 -2011, I have helped raise awareness of the quality and commitment required within the industry”. Hobbies include playing golf, travelling and cheering on the boys at Stamford Bridge.

Meet the Rest

Our friendly and professional approach will leave you in no doubt that your project is in the right hands.

Though each project is unique the resolve of our workforce remains the same, commitment to perform and deliver an outstanding project, the acute attention to detail and the ability to think on our feet transpires into a reliable, adaptable and resourceful project management team.
Simon Sleath

Senior Contracts Manager

Simon Sleath

Simon has over 30 years of experience within the industry many of which at management level. He is an accomplished Contracts Manager and can orchestrate both fast track and multimillion pound projects with ease. Hobbies include golf, cycling and running.
Kevin Black

Senior Contracts Manager

Kevin Black

Kevin has over 30 years on site experience ensuring high standards are maintained and client satisfaction is achieved. He is exceptional at managing multi disciplines and delivers precision projects every time. Hobbies include cycling and golf.
Gerald Williams

Senior Contracts Manager

Gerald Williams

Gerald brings a wealth of experience to the table having worked within the industry for over 45 years. With his Contract Management skills he consistently delivers projects on time and on budget. Hobbies include gardening and spending time with his grandchildren.
Neil Thorne

Contracts Manager

Neil Thorne

Neil has been an integral part of the company for over 18 years. He is a conscientious and diligent Contracts Manager with emphasis on client satisfaction. Hobbies include football bowling and fishing.
Simon Broggio

Contracts Manager

Simon Broggio

Simon has an excellent understanding of the interiors industry through ‘on the job’ training and excels in the execution of fast track projects. Hobbies include sports, DIY and painting on canvas.
John Gale

Estimator

John Gale

John is at the heart of the company ensuring tenders are priced accurately and quotations are competitive. With over 40 years of experience John has exceptional product knowledge and understanding of client requirements. Hobbies include fishing and spending time with his grandson.