Together, the brothers provide the leadership and strategic direction for the company and are always seeking innovative ways of working. Andrew and Chris are both driven to provide customer focused solutions and continuously strive for excellence in all areas of the business. They are committed to ensuring the highest standards of health, safety and service are always met and actively promote continuous improvement, teamwork and training within the workplace.
Andrew Speakman - Joint Managing Director
Andrew was the founding director of Speakman Joinery Ltd before it merged with Speakman Electrical Services Ltd to form Speakman Contractors. Andrew gained his industry experience through a traditional apprenticeship excelling in joinery and building services. He uses his drive to succeed and leadership skills to motivate the whole team to ensure the business meets its targets in both quality and management.
Christopher Speakman - Joint Managing Director
Chris was the founding director of Speakman Electrical Services Ltd before it merged with Speakman Joinery Ltd to form Speakman Contractors. Also like his brother, Chris started in the industry through the traditional apprenticeship route. Since the 1990s, Chris has developed his career through continued training to keep himself and the business at the forefront of industry changes.
Emma Speakman - Company Secretary
Emma was formerly the Company Secretary of Speakman Joinery Ltd before it was merged with Speakman Electrical Services Ltd to form Speakman Contractors. Emma, who heads up our finance department, is very experienced in the construction sector and is responsible for improving revenue, cost reduction and growth. Emma also manages our administration team and promotes a highly organised approach and close attention to detail.
Andy Kershaw - Commercial Director
Andy is a hard working professional with over 15 years experience in the industry. He has a proven track record of delivering customer-focused solutions, on time and within budget, to companies of various sizes and in many different sectors. It is this experience, together with Andy’s drive, determination and personality that makes him such an asset to the team and popular with suppliers and customers alike.