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.



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.



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 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

Luke Wardlaw - Sales Apprentice



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.

Martin Davies - Operations Manager

Paul Wilcox - Production Engineering Manager

David Dawson - Supply Chain Manager

Amy Poppitt - Production Controller

Mark Royans - Production Controller

Richard Smith - Production Controller

Sheena Nightingale - Production Controller



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

James Haden - Project Engineer Apprentice

John Walker - Laser & Fabrication

Andrew Mullan - Senior Process Engineer

Dennis Whitehead - Project Engineer

Aiden Price - 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

Kieran Hearne - Financial Assistant



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