An organisation is only as successful as the people that comprise it. At Todd Research, our team has a proven track record of delivering service excellence for our customers. Here you can find out more about our management team and key members of staff.
Derek GottsManaging Director
After leading a Management Buyout in December 2010, Derek succeeeded in re-establishing our market position and was the driving force behind the creation of new corporate identities for both Todd Research and Supply Plus Ltd. He continues to spearhead business development on a national and international scale.
Jason WakefieldSales Director
A former member of the British Army, Jason has extensive knowledge of IEDs (Improvised Explosive Devices). Since leaving the army, he’s worked in a range of private security roles and currently oversees all aspects of the Todd Research sales division. He’s also a level 3 fitness instructor for his local community group.
Caroline BanksSupport Manager
A graduate in International Business with German, Caroline previously worked in the telecommunication and biomedical industries before joining Todd Research in 2011. In her role as Support Manager, she works closely with our Sales and Engineering divisions to ensure that the needs of our customers are met. Caroline is a keen runner and has completed a half marathon.
Charlotte JonesSales Support Coordinator
Joining the company in 2010, Charlotte has worked in a number of roles within the company, including Receptionist and Customer Service Executive. Now our Sales Support Coordinator, her main duties are to work with existing customers to ensure their safety and security needs are met, along with arranging our threat assessments service. In her spare time, she enjoys days out with her family and socialising with friends.
Mike CruseBusiness Development Manager (South)
With over 30 years of experience in sales, operations and security, Mike has an impressive track record of business development at all levels, including commercial, governmental and residential. Outside of Todd Research, he plays bass guitar and has been an amateur journalist and editor of a classical music newsletter.
Martyn StanleyBusiness Development Manager (North)
With experience in a range of industries including Aerospace, Utilities, Automotive and Rail, Martyn brings a wealth of experience to the Todd Research team. His day-to-day involves reaching out to prospective clients in the North, and helping customers to develop strategies to prevent, protect and prepare their businesses.
Mark BoshellField Service Manager
Having started his Engineering career with Todd Research over 35 years ago, Mark has worked his way through the ranks to become Field Service Manager. He oversees all aspects of our service delivery and manages our Engineering team. He’s also a member of the Magic Circle and a part-time DJ and entertainer.