Meet The Team

Meet the team

DALROD has a dedicated team of knowledgeable and friendly staff, who are always on hand to answer your queries and offer advice.

Meet some of the key players within our DALROD Head Office team.

Managing Director - Dave Lane

Dave joined his father in 1987 and since beginning work as an engineer, he has progressed through the company learning and understanding all aspects of our business. Dave is responsible for the overall running of the company and implementing its ongoing strategy and growth.

Director – Jo Lane

Jo joined Dave in the company in 1987 and became a Director in 2001, she is responsible for the day to day financial running of the company; this includes managing the purchase ledger as well as looking after the payroll and banking.

General Manager – Jon Kynaston

Jon’s role as DALROD’s General Manager ensures that correct procedures are adhered to at all times and that the company keeps focussing on its core values and vision. Jon is from a manufacturing background and prior to joining DALROD had 27 years experience as General Manager in the food industry and is a 6 SIGMA Black Belt in lean business principles. His outside pursuits include a big involvement with ice hockey in his role as Director of Hockey at Peterborough’s ice rink, the home of the DALROD owned Phantoms.

Head of Sales & Business Development – Bryan Lord

Bryan heads up the Sales and Business Development from the company’s Head Office and does so with decades of industry related experience and a great depth of knowledge and an eye for the detail. Bryan supports the group with delivering new business and contracts driving growth into our Franchise network. Bryan, in his free time, likes to support charitable activities offering his time and support when and where he can.

Franchise Manager – Derek Bullivant

Derek works very closely with our Franchisees and internal departments to ensure our quality, standards and compliances are aligned and at the desired levels across the group. Derek works with all, to identify areas of improvement and share best practice where appropriate throughout DALROD

Marketing & Communications Manager – Carrie Buckman

Heading up the marketing activities within the DALROD Group, Carrie shows her creative thinking and many years of experience in the various sectors of marketing. With the fast pace of the DALROD Group, every day brings new and exciting projects for the marketing department to deliver and interact with our customers and suppliers

Office Manager – Carol Whiting (IOSH)

Carol joined DALROD in 2004 and her role as Office Manager encompasses a wide variety of duties to ensure the smooth running of the DALROD HQ. Carol also oversees the invoicing process for DALROD’s Service Areas, Franchisees and Partners, ensuring that our customers and DALROD internal departments including Franchisees are looked after.

Accounts Payable & Credit Controller – Diane Scott

Diane joined DALROD with 20+ years of accounting experience within International corporate businesses. Diane oversees the smooth running of Credit Control and Accounts Payable for DALROD HQ and DALROD Franchisees.

Office Administrator – Lisa Hudson

Lisa has over 9 years experience in administration and accounts within drainage sector. Lisa’s attention to detail is second to none making working with Lisa as a colleague or customer a pleasure.

Business Administrator – Lewis Pereira

Lewis prides himself on his aptitude to deliver the best service to our customers and service areas. His main duties, as well as administrative duties, are to manage the operational delivery of jobs to the engineers throughout the UK. 

Lewis will also be studying towards Level 2 Buisness Admin.

Key Account Administrator - Michael Beesley

Michael joined us in early 2018 after many years of experience in the accounting and administration sector. Michael’s calming nature and customer service qualities are second to none.

IT Manager – Tom Scott

As a logical thinker, Tom has the fantastic ability to deliver on many of the technical projects DALROD pursue. With many years in Information Technology and Finance departments, Tom makes sure each department of DALROD HQ and all our service areas run to their very best.

Digital Marketing & Communications Assistant – Emily Woods

Emily joined DALROD as an apprentice studying for her Level 3 Diploma in Social Media and Digital Marketing in June 2017. Emily has now completed her Level 3 Diploma and is continuing her journey within the DALROD marketing team.

Health & Safety Officer – 
Steve Hook

Steve works with our Franchisees and internal departments to ensure all Health & Safety standards and criteria are met and exceeded across the group. Steve is continuously assessing areas and employees, as well as ensuring he, himself is educated and informed to the latest and highest standard possible.