Meet The Team

We Are Always Here To Help!

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. Prior to joining DALROD, Jon had 27 years experience as General Manager in the food industry. 

Head of Sales & Business Development – Bryan Lord

Bryan heads up the Sales and Business Development for DALROD 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.

Franchise Manager - Catriona Berry

Catriona has built a reputable reputation within the drainage industry over many years. There is nothing Catriona doesn’t know about how to run a successful business. As a fundamental part of the network, Catriona helps and advises the service centre’s throughout the UK to ensure we meet the needs of our customers. 

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

Operations Improvement Manager - Graham Hadley

As an extremely experienced Sales Manager and Leader within the drainage industry, DALROD’s Sales team are very lucky to have someone with the wealth and knowledge Graham brings to the team.  Graham has a proven track record of delivering results and ensuring Customer Service remains our key focus to all our customers.

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. 

Key Account Administrator - Michael Beesley

Michael joined us in early 2018 after many years of experience in the accounting and administration sector. Not only this, Michael has a wealth of knowledge in drainage, allowing him to organise and advise our key customers. 

Accounts Payable & Credit Control Manager – Diane Scott

Diane joined DALROD with 20+ years of accounting experience within International corporate business. Diane oversees the smooth running of Credit Control and Accounts Payable for DALROD HQ and DALROD Franchisees. With a helpful attitude, Diane will always be on hand to help our customers.

Franchise Admin – 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 are looked after.

Franchise Admin – Lisa Hudson

Lisa has over 9 years experience of administration and accounts within drainage sector. Lisa’s attention to detail is second to none and with her professional friendly manner, Lisa makes working with her as a colleague or customer a pleasure. 

Key Accounts 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 administration, are to manage our Key Accounts and operational delivery of jobs to the engineers throughout the UK. Lewis will also be studying towards Level 2 Buisness Admin.

Press Officer – Tom Lea

Tom joined DALROD after completing a Journalism degree in 2019. With his tenacious and great ability to deliver on creative writing, he is a great asset to the ever growing Marketing Team. 

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.