Meet Our Team

Michael O'Shea Managing Director

Michael O'Shea
Managing Director

Mike started with Jenks & Cattell in 2020 as a new challenge after 15 years of experience within the competitive world of manufacturing.

Mike aims to ensure we are the number one partner for our current and future customers by supporting them through concept, design and manufacture.

Nick George Jenks & Cattell Sales Director

Nick George
Sales Director

Nick has worked in the engineering industry since the age of 16, starting as a Tool Making Apprentice, later joining Jenks and Cattell in 1997 as a Production Engineer.

He has vast and diverse experience with business communications in the UK, Europe, Turkey and more. Nick leads a happy and diverse sales and marketing team.

Craig Jeavons Jenks & Cattell Technical Director

Craig Jeavons
Technical Director

Craig joined Jenks & Cattell Engineering in 1993 as Assistant Quality Manager, and worked his way up to Quality Manager servicing both HUM and Rover Group engineering projects.

Craig is currently Technical Director, responsible for our QC department, and assits with both sales & engineering departments on a daily basis.

David Dawson Jenks & Cattell Operations Manager

David Dawson
Supply Chain Manager

David started in the Stores and Warehouse at Jenks & Cattell Engineering in the 1980's and worked up to Warehouse Team Leader, David then progressed into Production Control and became Senior Production Controller, Logistics Manager and now manages our Supply Chain within the production team and factory.

Jenks & Cattell Engineering Manager

Craig Poppitt
Quality & NPI Engineering Manager

Craig started in 1998 as our apprentice, and left in 2007 to further his career in the metal pressings industry working for OEM's including JLR. He brings with his vast amount of experience to us as our Technical Engineering Manager responsible for estimating process, and new business introduction including tooling and PPAP's.

Tom Malia Jenks & Cattell Financial Controller

Tom Malia
Financial Controller

Tom joined Jenks & Cattell in 2020 and is our chartered certified accountant and leads the finance department. Tom’s prior experience is varied and includes; accountancy practice, audit, higher education, investments and treasury, and manufacturing. Tom particularly enjoys working in the manufacturing industry due to a general interest in engineering and how things work.

Martin Davies Jenks & Cattell Operations Manager

Martin Davies
Operations Manager

Martin joined us in 2021 to bring his wealth of manufacturing expertise to our business. Martin’s career ranges from manufacturing circuit boards, Cadbury cream eggs, ground coffee and critical automotive components for OEM’s including Renault, Fiat, Bentley and Aston Martin.

Paul Wilcox Jenks & Cattell Production Engineering Manager

Paul Wilcox
Production Engineering Manager

Paul started with Jenks & Cattell Engineering at the end of 2020 and has worked in the automotive pressing industry since 1997;starting as a Tool setter working up to Engineering Manager and now currently Production Engineering Manager at Jenks and Cattell striving for continuous improvement.

Tracy Richards Jenks & Cattell Quality Environmental H&S Manager

Tracy Richards
Quality Environmental H&S Manager

Tracy has over 30 years of engineering experience, starting her career as a EITB apprentice in Quality specialising in metal pressings and welded assemblies. With a vast amount of experience in Quality departments, Tracy has moved into Environmental control and Health & Safety role.

Jenks & Cattell Sales Team

Sales Team

Please get in touch with our sales & marketing department, all of whom will be happy to assist you with any potential new and existing business, as well as reccomending the most cost effective manufacturing methods for your metal part, component or assembly. To arrange a visit to our factory, please contact

Nick George - Sales Director

Eleanor Imray - Sales & Marketing Assistant Manager

Darren Yates - Technical Sales Engineer

Lisa Poxon - New Business Executive

Christine Longmore - Sales Administrator

Luke Wardlaw - Sales Apprentice

Jenks & Cattell Quality Team

Quality Team

Our quality team consists of very experienced and technical team members who have worked within the presswork industry most of their lives. We are proud to have maintained our IS0 9001 and ISO 14001 accreditations for many years, as well as improving our welding and supplier excellence to an international recognisable standard.

Craig Jeavons - Technical Director

Darren Mason - Senior Quality Engineer

Tracy Richards - Quality Assurance Manager

Sarah Austin - Weld Engineer

Jack Galloway - Junior Quality Engineer

Adam Jackson - Quality Engineer Apprentice

Rob Vale - Quality Engineer