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.

Outside of work Mike enjoys football and mountaineering.



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 moving careers and joining Jenks and Cattell in 1997 as a Production Engineer.

Nick has developed, and with vast and diverse experience with business communications in the UK, Germany, France, Turkey, Romania and more. Nick now leads a happy and diverse sales and marketing team.

Outside of work Nick enjoys clay pigeon shooting, cooking, DIY and boating, in which he has recently received a Level 2 with Royal Yatching Association with a particular interest in inflatable RIB’s.



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.

Outside work, Craig enjoys collecting Concorde memorabilia, Moorcroft pottery and visiting antique fairs.

Craig is also most passionate about UK manufacturing - as we all are!



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.

Davids hobbies include gardening, walking and spending time with his children.



Kevan Crook Jenks & Cattell Engineering Manager

Kevan Crook
Engineering Manager


Kevan joined Jenks & Cattell Enngineering in 2012 as a Key Account Engineer for the Caterpillar Group progressing to his current role in 2015.

Kevan is an apprentice trained press tool engineer to HNC level, and has 20 years’ experience of contract press tool design & manufacture from having held similar Management positions at a succession of presswork manufacturing facilities.

Kevan is married with two grown up sons, with interests including walking National Trails, any kind of sport and sampling the occasional real ale.



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.

In Martin’s leisure time, he enjoys spending time with his son and daughter at sporting events, and camping at weekends.



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 sales@jcel.co.uk

Nick George - Sales Director

Eleanor Imray - Sales & Marketing Assistant Manager

Darren Yates - Technical Sales Engineer

Lisa Poxon - New Business Executive

Christine Longmore - Sales Administrator



Jenks & Cattell Production Team

Production Team
 


Our production team control all customer schedules and work to precision timings to enable our customers parts to be manufactured within our Wolverhampton factory to customer requirements, and then transported to our customers with various logistical options.

David Dawson - Supply Chain Manager

Paul Edwards - Planning Manager

Stuart Perkins - Production Planner

Mark Royans - Production Controller

Richard Smith - Production Controller

Sheena Nightingale - Production Administrator



Jenks & Cattell Engineering Team

Engineering Team
 


Our engineering team of 7 consists of very experienced tooling and presswork engineers to provide our customers the most feasible and cost effective sheet metal manufacturing methods. Please contact our sales team in order to review your design with one of our engineering team. sales@jcel.co.uk

Kevan Crook - Engineering Manager

Pawel Borowski - Lead Improvement Engineer

Jack Garfield - Junior Project Engineer

John Walker - Laser & Fabrication

Dennis Whitehead - Project Engineer

Aiden Price - Junior Estimator

David Nation - Estimator

James Butler - Estimator & Project Engineer



Jenks & Cattell Accounts Team

Accounts Team
 


Our accounts team are responsible for Jenks & Cattell Engineering's suppliers and customers financial inputs into our business. Our accounts team has recently recruited due to an increase in our turnover, now being a £10 million+ turnover company.

Gwen Palmer - Finance Manager

Tom Malia - Financial Controller

Hollie Ash - Accounts



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