Meet The Team

ATEC security specialists deliver a full range of security expertise that provides customers with insight and reliable support throughout the lifecycle of a security project. From consulting and design, through R&D, testing and implementation, to proactive aftercare and support, you are in the experienced hands of knowledgeable security experts.

 

Directors

Simon Adcock

Managing Director
I started my career at ATEC (then a small branch of an established family engineering business) aged 19. I was on a fast learning curve, doing everything myself except for the accounts.

John Adcock

Chairman
I graduated in Production Engineering at Aston University and Carole and I started our first company in 1973 when the boys were one and three years old.

Carole Adcock

Financial Director
John and I started what was then A & J Building Products Ltd, in 1985. We manufactured police station cell doors and benches in conjunction with our engineering company.

David Williams

Board Consultant – Finance
I’m David Williams, part-time Consultant, supporting the finance team and the Executive.

Chris Worrall

Design and Bid Director
I have over 25 years of experience in physical and electronic security incorporating IP networking.

Steve Warrington

Operations Director
My career started in electrical utilities 29 years ago. I worked my way through the ranks and it seemed to be the natural progression to move into the security industry to develop and manage installations.

Technical Services

Carlton Moore

Head of Technical Services
Having started in the industry in 1990, I have spent many years specifying, designing and implementing integrated security systems for both public and private sector organisations.

Glynn Seal

Senior Technical Services Engineer
I have been with the company over 27 years and enjoy the satisfaction of getting something working that was challenging.

Paul Dale

Technical Services Engineer
I have been in the security industry for 25 years and have spent 7 years with ATEC. I love technology in any form and I also love a challenge.

Compliance

Lee Buckerfield

Compliance Manager
My background prior to working at ATEC was as an Apprentice and then Project Engineer at Land Rover and MG Rover for over 10 years.

Stores & Procurement

Simon Smith

Stores and Procurement Manager
I started with ATEC Security 11 years ago at the age of 18. Since then I have seen the company grow and my role as Procurement Manager change daily as we develop new ideas for customers.

Design & Bid

Rob Drewery

Technical Design Manager
I have been in the security industry for 19 years and with ATEC nearly five years.

Tonino Schafer

Senior Technical Design Engineer
I am Tonino Schäfer. I’m originally from Deutschland but grew up in Ogden Kansas U.S.A. I was always taking things apart and trying to put them back together again in ways that they were not originally intended to be.

Chris Jackson

Account Manager
Having served an old fashioned apprenticeship in electronic engineering, I moved into the electronic security industry in which I have so far, served for over 39 years.

Michelle Hollinshead

Sales and Marketing Executive Assistant
I have worked for ATEC since April 2015, working as part of the Design & Bid Team and have recently completed a Masters in Business Administration.

Dave Fantom

Senior Technical Design Engineer
I’ve been in the electronic security industry 25 years now and started my career with Chubb Alarms, as it was known back then in 1990, as an apprentice engineer.

Projects

Mark Taylor

Project Manager
I've been in the security industry for 22 years and with ATEC for 6 years.

Alex Burn

Project Manager
Having spent over 4 years working as a Project Engineer for ATEC, I am now working as a Project Manager I have recently gained PRINCE2 practitioner accreditation.

Pete Stevens

Senior Installation Supervisor
I started in the security industry straight from school in 1997, I joined ATEC in 2005 and have worked on many different projects as we delivery whatever the client requires from supervising road construction, to installing a camera.

Les Hankin

Installation Supervisor
I have been in the security industry for over 25 years and joined ATEC Security in March 2005.

Paul Sharman

Installation Supervisor
Prior to joining ATEC in 2008, I had 15 years experience in the security industry. I am now in my 21st year and I still enjoy working with all the new technology.

Paul Charles

Installation Supervisor
I have been in the security industry for over 25 years now, previously working at Johnson controls.

Weng Tsang

Installation Supervisor
My background is in the multi-disciplinary background of electro-mechanical engineering.

Fast Track

Adrian Grey

Fast track Supervisor
I have been in the Security industry since 1987. I have trained from an apprentice and done most roles including service, installation and major project work.

Nil Patel

Service and Support Technician
I joined ATEC in November 2013 and have enjoyed the challenge that each working day has bought me.

Daniel Payton

Fast track Supervisor
I have worked for ATEC for just over 2 years, in which time I have been a Support Engineer and a Senior Support Engineer.

Sean Payne

Fast track Engineer
I recently joined ATEC as a Fast Track Installation Engineer and bring 10 years of industry experience to the role

Finance & Administration

Maryanne Bowen

PA to the Financial Director
I’m Maryanne Bowen, Personal Assistant to the Finance Director. I have worked within the finance industry for over ten years.

Davinia Clinton

Assistant to the Financial Director
I started with ATEC in March 2013. In that time I have seen the company grow.

Operations & Major Projects

Amanda Marson

Operations Administrator
I started with ATEC as a temp 3 and half years ago and was welcomed immediately as part of the ATEC family.

Support

Chris Rich

Service and Support Manager
I have been with ATEC since I was 19 years old. Starting as an Apprentice and working my way through the ranks.

Paul Welbourn

Senior Service and Support Coordinator
I have worked for ATEC for 7 years, but have worked within the security industry for almost 23.

Louise Evans

Service and Support Administrator
I started with ATEC in March 2015, working as an Administrator in the Service and Support department and felt part of the team from day one.

Support North

Nigel Brogan

Senior Service and Support Engineer
I've been in the industry for 12 years now and I joined ATEC a year ago as an Engineer.

Mel Parker

Service and Support Coordinator
I have worked at ATEC for 12 months as a Service Co-ordinator. Previous to this I worked at Npower for 2 years as a Reporting Analyst.

Dan Rich

Service and Support Technician
I started with ATEC, and this industry, in 2009, and thanks to ATEC I have learned a great deal and have begun being promoted up through the ranks.

David Tonks

Service and Support Technician
I have worked in the security industry for five years and I have been with ATEC for 11 months.

Paul James

Operations Assistant
Prior to starting at ATEC in July 2012 I spent a number of years as a professional painter & decorator.

Support South

Darren Purkis

Senior Service and Support Engineer
I have worked for ATEC for 3 years, in which time I have been a Support Engineer and then promoted to Senior Support Engineer in November 2013.

Danny Forder

Senior Service and Support Engineer
After 12 years serving in the REME, with my final tour being in Northern Ireland working on CCTV cameras, I joined the southern team at ATEC.

Russell Hewitson

Senior Service and Support Engineer
I have been in the security industry for over 25 years and with ATEC for a year.

Carly Fadouaki

Service and Support Coordinator
I have been with ATEC for a year and my role involves liaising with customers and engineers, planning and ensuring customer satisfaction.

Darryn Rivolta

Senior Service & Support Engineer - Fire
I have recently joined ATEC Security, working in the Technical Services department, but have worked in the Security and fire industry for over 18 years.

Matthew Gasper

Service and Support Engineer
I been in the security industry for 20 years and I have been an ATEC Engineer for over a year.

Michael Mesmin

Service and Support Engineer
I have been in the security industry for 28 years and have a background in intruder, fire, access control and CCTV.

Dennis Mogotsi

Service and Support Engineer
I’m Dennis Mogotsi, a Service and Support Engineer for ATEC Security.

Anthony Pollard

Service and Support Engineer
I have worked in the security industry for about 15 years and before that I worked in electronics and as an Electrician.

Valerie Cadman

Service and Support Coordinator
I have worked at ATEC for just over a year now as a Service and Support coordinator and have settled in well with a great team.

Facilities

Sharron Bryant

Cleaner
I have been working for ATEC part-time for 14 years. I enjoy being part of the ATEC team and consider them as family.