Mark Duffy – Group Managing Director
With over 25 years’ experience in the Protective Coatings industry, Mark has held numerous senior management roles in some of the world’s largest fabric maintenance companies in the UK and Africa. With over 10 years’ experience as a Managing Director he brings a wealth of experience to the business in leading and growing all sectors of multidiscipline business making them dynamic and progressive organisations. Mark joined Wescott Coatings in February 2016.
Daniel Mitchell – Managing Director, Australia
With over 15 years’ experience working in the industrial sector in Australia, Dan navigated the beginning and successful development of one of Melbourne’s prominent demolition services companies. Dan has extensive years of experience in senior management and driving companies with safety and quality his constant. He came on board as the founding Managing Director of Wescott Australia in 2018.
Tom Whittleton MICorr, ACA Technologist – Operations Director
With over 30 years’ experience in the Corrosion Control and Protective Coatings industry, Tom formed Wescott Industrial Services Ltd in 2006 to specialise in all aspects of painting and blasting and the training of highly skilled, multi-disciplinary teams, including Rope Access supervisory experience. Tom’s extensive experience in the co-ordination and management of complex coatings projects, together with our tried and tested personnel, gives Wescott the flexibility and diversity to supply in the most demanding environments, whether it is a single operative to carry out a specific task, or squads and project teams capable of overseeing and running entire projects from start to finish.
Tom has now moved across to establish and run the Australian Operations.
Anthony Wright (AAIPM) – Operations Manager, WA & NT
Anthony has over 25 years’ experience in oil and gas, marine and resources industry projects where he has successfully managed complex high risk multidisciplinary maintenance and modification projects and portfolios for multiple owner / operators. He holds a Master’s Degree in Project Management, is a registered Project Manager with the AIPM and is a Lean Six Sigma practitioner. His career has taken him to places such as China, Vietnam, Indonesia, Brunei, Thailand, Malaysia, India, the Middle East, France, the UK, Norway and Denmark as well as his home country of Australia. Anthony joined Wescott Industrial Services in July 2018.
Drew Howell – Business Development Manager
Drew has over 10 years’ experience in Business Development across several industries. A broad skill set encompassing adaptability and critical thinking has seen Drew grow multiple businesses through brand development and applying systemisation. Drew has been with Wescott Australia since it’s onset in 2018.
Tony Dutton – Contracts Administrator and Head Estimator
With over 25 years in the construction and industrial sector, both in the UK and throughout Australia, Tony brings extensive commercial and operational experience with a proven track record in the delivery of major contracts and project management.
Lee Bullock – Sales & Proposal Manager
Lee has worked in the coatings industry from an early age joining Palmers Corrosion Control after serving his time as a plater in the shipyards in Northern England. After eight years, he left for work in the Far East and from there, moving from the technical side of the industry over to Sales, onto the Middle East and West Africa before transferring back to the UK in 2017. Lee has hands on experience working with Akzo-Nobel and brings a wealth of technical know-how, including paint spec-writing, with him to Wescott. Lee will be working with the Australian team to kickstart his appointment with Wescott.