Meet our expert team

Paul Jacobs


After completing a business degree Paul joined the family business in 1997 and is now CEO of SWMF.

Lyndon Follows MBA

Group Managing Director

Lyndon joined the SWMF team in 2019. He has gained extensive experience within the manufacturing sector, including contract manufacturing, automotive and the aerospace & defence industry.

Damon Gill

Group Operations Director

Damon spent 25 years in the gas turbine industry; originally as an engineering apprentice gaining a wealth of expertise in several roles.

Sean Hammond

Group Director of Sales & Marketing

Sean heads up the group's marketing and sales activities, along with his increasingly successful sales team.

Nick Keast

Group Finance Director

Nick is a dynamic, qualified and experienced FD, with a proven ability to guide us through the maze of financial planning, strategy, and day to day accounting management.

Alan Prouse

Group Director of Technology

Alan has gained a wealth of experience within all aspects of surface treatments, having spent 40 + years in the industry. In 1999 Alan made the transition from Production into senior management and has held various roles including Operations, Business Development, Quality, & HSE Manager.

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