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Our Team

Paul Jacobs

Paul Jacobs

CEO

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

Kevin Baker

Kevin Baker

Managing Director

Kevin has worked at SWMF for over 40 years, working in almost all departments and now Managing Director responsible for the overall strategy of the company.

Jackie Jacobs

Jackie Jacobs

Finance Director

Granddaughter of the founder, Jackie has worked at SWMF for the past 20 years. After leaving school she completed a Maths Degree, spent time as a teacher and then joined the business.

Matthew Jacobs

Matthew Jacobs

Commercial Property & Facilities Director

Matt joined the family business straight out of college in 1992. During his time in the company he has worked in every department and various sites in the group.

Damon Gill

Damon Gill

Operations Director

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

Lyndon Follows

Lyndon Follows

Commercial 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.