Vertec is a privately owned Roofing and Cladding Company

At Vertec we are fully committed to safely delivering a wide variety of roofing and cladding solutions, always maintaining a strong focus on customer service, quality, cost and programme.

Formed in 2012, Vertec has built a solid reputation within the refurbishment sector of the roofing and cladding industry and have grown rapidly in recent years. We aim to continue improving our service in this area and with our recent recruitment growth, expand to offer more “New Build” solutions to both new and existing clients. We utilise the most up to date products from the industry’s leading suppliers and manufacturers which ensures our clients benefit from a wide range of options offering the most robust and cost effective solutions possible.

Our design team focus on producing working drawings, always ensuring that industry best practice is carried out in the installation of our work and that quality objectives are achieved. Operations are carried out diligently by trained operatives who are all CSCS accredited. Further training includes, First Aid, IPAF, Manual Handling, Fire Safety and Asbestos Awareness. Our aim is to ensure that client’s health, safety and environmental requirements are consistently met. We received full CHAS accreditation in 2016 and are fully committed to delivering the objectives laid down by the organisation whilst working towards achieving IS0 9001 and ISO 18001 accreditation.

Based in Central Southern England we are ideally located to service a wide geographical area from Birmingham to Southampton, Avon to Kent although we can undertake projects nationwide

With over 40 years on site practical experience in roofing and cladding we feel we can offer you an unrivalled service and 100% satisfaction. Further details of our team and the services we can deliver can be found within this site but should you need anything further any of our team would be happy to discuss so please get in touch.

Meet the Team

Aaron Bloxham

Managing Director

Aaron started in the construction industry after leaving school. After many years of onsite experience, his ambitions grew, and together with former Director Mick Williamson, founded Vertec in 2012. Throughout the years, Aaron has strengthened his leadership skills and brought the company to where it is today. Surrounded by people with the same vision and goal, he ensures a healthy environment for everyone within Vertec.

He used to play rugby in his younger days but has now hung up his boots to focus solely on the business.

Alex Robinson

Director
(Refurbishment Projects)

With over 30 years’ experience in the industry, Alex has become a strong operational leader for Vertec, where he joined as a Director in 2015. He has developed a dynamic team on the refurb side of Vertec and has watched the company grow as a result.

Alex has a love for horses which occupies most of his free time. On the odd occasion, he enjoys watching his favourite football team, Fulham.

Dan Seymour

Technical Director

With a double qualification in construction management (Bsc Hons) and façade engineering (PgD) and over 20 years’ experience within the industry, Dan has worked with inspiring architects and engineers, gaining tremendous technical and design knowledge. He further advanced his career and joined Vertec as a Director in 2018.

He is passionate about the environment, loves hiking, playing tennis and learning new things every day.

Mick Hooper

Director
(New Build Projects)

Delivering many prestigious projects across a variety of sectors, Mick started in the construction industry in 1988 and joined Vertec as Construction Director in 2016.

With overall responsibility for the successful completion of projects, he delivers on customer satisfaction and business relationships to a high standard, whilst remaining focused on health, safety, and quality.

When he is not working, Mick’s pastimes include football, cricket, and golf.

Ray Bunn

Business Development Director

Ray has been working for prestigious clients within a variety of industries for over 35 years. His extensive experience has led to the successful completion of significant projects within the UK. Ray Joined the company in 2020, he continues to capitalise on Vertec’s growth and build upon a wealth of knowledge. Ray focuses on business development and forging relationships together with cascading his wealth of experience to all departments with the Vertec organisation.

When not working, he enjoys time spent with his family and is a keen golfer.

Simon Plummer

Senior Contracts Manager

Simon joined Vertec in September 2020 as a Senior Contracts Manager, tasked with overseeing many valuable refurb projects. Since 1985, he built his knowledge and experience in a variety of roles within the construction industry. With strong communication skills, Simon is keen to negotiate and always conclude with a good deal for everyone.

On weekends, he enjoys fishing or likes to take walks with his dogs and grandchildren.

Neil Lodge

Senior Estimator
(New Build Projects)

Currently studying part-time towards his NCC, Neil began in the construction industry at an early age and has covered different roles throughout the years. Working as a Senior Estimator has developed his excellent communication skills and attention to detail. Very accurate in time and cost estimations, he also loves negotiating and problem-solving.

Rock climbing, cooking and photography are just a few of his hobbies.

Adina Fawdon

Senior Quantity Surveyor

A confident and reliable Senior Quantity Surveyor, Adina has thorough experience managing costs and budgets for complex projects. Graduated with an MBA and trained under the RICS, she is currently studying MSc Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management to become Chartered.

A born nature and animal lover, Adina enjoys spending her free time with her family.

Sara Goddard

Finance Manager

Qualified Bookkeeper with a completed AAT Level 3 and AAT Level 4 on the way, Sara strives to challenge herself in her professional and personal life. Confident, reliable, and always accurate, she joined Vertec in December 2018 and has since used all her knowledge to help the company grow.

She loves being a mum, enjoys having a laugh with colleagues and friends and is always up for a run when time allows!

Ashwin Bhoobun

Senior Estimator
(Refurbishment Projects)

With strong roofing and cladding experience, Ashwin joined Vertec in March 2017.

Focused on always building and maintaining new and existing relationships with clients, he always strives for efficiency and punctuality. A strong negotiator, he enjoys looking after the refurbishment sector of the business.

In his free time, Ashwin indulges himself with different cooking experiences and cuisines.

Richard Boulton

Buyer

With an extensive knowledge of the current market, Richard has a good understanding of construction materials and plant. He is always focusing on building the best relationships with his merchants, suppliers, and builders. Selecting and buying at the best market value, he takes pride for keeping projects running within the budget.

In his free time, he runs the local youth football team where he is recognised more like Mike Bassett than Pep Guardiola.

Susan Hanley

Estimator

Susan is an accomplished estimator certified in Business Studies BA (Hons) and Business German, with over 15 years’ experience in the financial and construction industry. During this time, she has developed her skills on the job, becoming an essential cost planner within the company. She enjoys researching, sourcing, and obtaining the best prices and quotes for Vertec’s clients.

She loves to cook as well as spending her free time with her family.

Jamie Bell

Designer

Working in several different sectors before joining Vertec in 2017, Jamie prides himself with a diverse experience in explosion protection, combined heat and power, drylining & ceilings, and now roofing & cladding design.

With an earned degree in Mechanical Engineering (BTEC HNC), he is very meticulous by nature with an emphasis on quality and waste minimisation. Keen to build good working relationships with colleagues and clients, in his spare time, he shares his passion for music with friends.

Millie Hooper

Office Manager

A few months after graduating from the University of East Anglia, Amelia decided to follow her father’s footsteps in the construction industry and joined Vertec in 2019 as a full-time project planner.

Passionate for helping her colleagues and clients, Amelia later pursued a career in office administration and management. Optimistic, charismatic, and very well organised, she strives in for excellence in her new position.

She loves to socialise and has a keen interest in learning and education.

Jamie Foskett

Quantity Surveyor

After a few years of collaboration, Jamie decided to join Vertec as a full-time Quantity Surveyor in 2018. With a strong financial background, he is currently working towards becoming a Chartered Surveyor. He loves being contractually challenged and always settles-down successfully.

With his love of gadgets and computers, Jamie has become Vertec’s resident tech guru and is often the first port of call for all IT related issues.

Ida Kwapinska

Trainee Designer

Recently graduated with a degree in construction project management, Ida took the opportunity to start her career as a trainee designer in August 2020 when she joined Vertec.

Keen to learn and develop new skills in AutoCAD and BIM technology, she is very excited to grow within the company, whilst applying her skills already developed during her university studies.

With a constant change in her hobbies and interests, she continues to discover new and fun things to do in her free time, such as gaming and knitting.

Bryn Whicker

Estimator

Three years after gaining his onsite experience within the Roofing & Cladding Industry, Bryn began working for Vertec as an estimator in 2018. Making use of his onsite experience and knowledge, he is diligent, analytical, and accurate in his estimates.

He loves spending time with his family, playing & watching rugby and is looking forward to the day he can coach his son.

Steve Shurrock

Contracts Manager

Steve has amassed over 35 years’ experience within the building industry, spending the last 20 years specialising solely on roofing and cladding. With a wide range of technical skills, his exceptional standards always provide a realistic scenario on what the project can deliver. His industry expertise is supporting and improving the business overall.

Steve always has a DIY project on the go and has a lifetime passion for running.

Zoe Young

Construction Planner

With a multi ranged skillset and breadth of previous experience, Zoe joined Vertec in July 2020. She successfully facilitates the weekly labour planning within the company and oversees a variety of different project programs, ensuring that the overall process runs smoothly.

Zoe has a passion for exotic animals which extends to her home living!

Ali Sylejmani

Project Manager

Ali is a Project Leader with over 15 years’ experience managing large to small-scale commercial projects. He joined Vertec in Summer 2017 and has since excelled in building positive relationships with clients, as well as his Vertec team to ensure great work is delivered.

In his downtime, he enjoys running, cycling, and spending time with his family.

Leonard Empson

Project Manager

With over 14 years of experience within the construction industry, Leonard is a reliable, hard-working project manager who thrives on challenging projects with extensive materials and equipment. He is working to a high ethical standard, ensuring that every project is delivered in line with his client expectations.

Outside of work, he is a very active father and looks forward to his next adventure abroad.

Ian Robinson

Project Manager

Client focused and always keen to help, Ian is a great Project Manager with extensive knowledge in roofing, cladding, and glazing. Cooperation is his trait, and he will do everything in his power to deliver the best outcome.

An avid animal lover, Ian also loves spoiling himself with the company of his beautiful wife and dogs.

Gordon Wright

Project Manager

Experienced in Roofing & Cladding dating back as far as 1992, Gordon has effectively managed complex projects, building commitment within the team and good relationships with clients.

He thrives on meeting project requirements and inspires a shared vision with the Vertec team.

Bradley Plummer

Project Manager

With 14 years’ experience in the roofing & cladding industry, Brad thrives in achieving the upmost delivery in every project. Starting in the construction industry from school, he has amassed great knowledge and experience in all aspects of external envelope packages. Brad uses all his professional knowhow to complete the challenging tasks at hand and finish projects on schedule.

In his spare time, he likes to be at home with his wife to be and children, taking the family dog for long walks and planning the next family holiday.

Charles Taylor

Project Manager

Joining Vertec at the beginning of 2021, Charles decided to pursue a new direction in his career towards Project Management. Specialised in flat roof applications, he has over 10 years’ experience in Estimating, Buying, Operations Management and Contracts Management.

He thrives on good customer satisfaction as well as achieving job specific targets whilst maintaining and improving client relationships.

A passionate VW fan and self-professed petrol head, Charles loves all things tuning and motorsport.