Our People

At Synnovia, our people are at the heart of our business. Everything we do depends upon our motivated and committed employees. We empower our people to reach their full potential.

Leadership Team

Nick
Ball

Group Finance Director

Jonathan
Wilkinson

Managing Director,
BNL

Simon
Shenton

Managing Director,
C&T Matrix

Richard
Stevens

Managing Director,
Flexipol

Dave
Kavanagh

Managing Director,
Bell Plastics

Tony
Qu

Regional Director

Doing it differently

We approach everyday decisions and activities with a set of guiding core values. These core values keep our people focused on the long-term health of our business.

Creating value

We start with the customer and work backwards.

We know that innovation is our life blood.

We strive for win-win with all stakeholders.

Building teams

We lead by giving our teams the space to operate and the support to deliver.

We rely on open communication and constructive challenge.

We encourage collaboration, good humour and a positive mind set at all times.

Developing individuals

We feel and act like long term owners.

We understand that failure and improvement go together so long as grit is sandwiched in between.

We are all Synnovia.

Employee awards

Winners

January - March 2020

Jason
Cross

Production Operator, Bell Plastics

Jason demonstrated the core value of ownership and took great pride in his work.  His workspace remains free from plastic granules, and following an electrician course, he moved cables to overhead unistruts and painted the extrusion machines and haul offs.

 

 

Maqbool
Hussain

Assistant Production Manager,
Palagan

Maqbool has worked hard to build strong teams and develop individuals. By regularly demonstrating a long term approach, Maqbool has collaborated with planning management and delivered excellent work, even under pressure.

 

Sue
Reynolds

Quality & Company Coordinator,
Synpac

Sue creates value by building strong teams and developing individuals. Always calm and efficient, Sue assumes greater responsibilities whilst remaining extremely reliable. Always available to help, Sue has been instrumental in raising Synpac’s quality standards.

Leon
Massey

Manufacturing Apprentice,
Flexipol

Leon demonstrated team building, collaboration and individual development. During COVID19, Leon volunteered to take on extra responsibility within the quality and compliance teams, carrying out additional checks and assuming more compliance tasks.

Stu
Kennedy

IT Systems Administrator,
BNL

Stu used his initiative to review the licensing arrangements for meeting rooms and databases at BNL. Stu created a substantial annual saving for BNL – a great example of living up to our core values.

 

 

Winners

October - December 2019

Sean
Cross

Production Setter,
Bell Plastics

Sean demonstrated resilience whilst developing a process on challenging TPE raw materials. He also took a leadership position highlighting how to prevent material contamination caused by trapped materials in machine dryers and hoppers.

 

Lorraine
Peachey

Accounts Manager,
Palagan

Lorraine demonstrated strong team building  and collaborative values. She helped develop individuals and shows excellent collaboration. Lorraine is helpful, loyal and hardworking and her resilience is a lesson to us all.

 

 

Chris
Bunn

Production Supervisor, Synpac

Chris is always a reliable and committed team member. A strong collaborator, Chris excels in building teams and developing individuals. He demonstrated resilience by managing the warehouse single handedly on the largest despatch day.

 

Patricia
Roberts

Receptionist,
Flexipol

Patricia creates value through excellent collaboration, building teams and thinking about the long term. Always highly professional and friendly, Patricia adapts well to change and goes the extra mile to support the team.

Derek
Ingham

Buyer,
BNL

Derek demonstrated excellent collaboration and ownership. When sourcing quotes for replacement equipment, Derek exceeded expectations by investing additional time and effort in order to minimise costs and maximising quality.