Teignbridge Team Profiles

Management

David Duncan
David DuncanManaging Director and shareholder
David founded Teignbridge in 1974 with a partner. He served an apprenticeship in the aero industry before emigrating to Canada where he worked as a designer of special purpose forestry vehicles. In addition to guiding the company Dave is the driving force for innovation and product development at Teignbridge.


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David Hunt
David HuntDirector and shareholder
Dave became a Design Draughtsman after serving a mechanical engineering apprenticeship in the aero industry. He joined Teignbridge in 1974 from a marine propulsion supplier. His main focus was on design and sales. Later he became more involved in general management.


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Ian Moss
Ian MossManaging Director
Ian has experience of operational leadership in a number of other prestigious organisations. Having served an apprenticeship with Rolls-Royce he then moved onto Airbus Industries where he manufactured and assembled civil airliners. A seasoned practioner of lean manufacturing and ISO quality procedures he has a degree in Operations Management which included secondments in manufacturing organisations in Japan and Germany.


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Mark Phare
Mark PhareSales and Marketing Director
Mark began his career as an officer in the merchant navy with BP. On leaving BP he worked for ITS as a marine surveyor before joining TP He has held several roles within the company from customer support to OperationDirector and to his current role of Sales & MarketingDirector. Mark oversees the company’s ISO9001-2008 accreditation.


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+44 (0)1626 324301

Sales

Jade Pinder
Jade PinderSales Executive
Jade as been with the company for eight years. She looks after customer accounts in both UK and export markets and is the mainlink between TPIL UK and the Dubai office.


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+44 (0)1626 324320

Adrian Evans
Adrian EvansSales Support Engineer
Adrian joined TP in 1981 and has worked in production, purchasing and for the last 17 years in the sales department.Adrian is a time served engineer and looks after both UK and export accounts.
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+44 (0)1626 324307

Tony Clark
Tony ClarkSenior Technical Sales Engineer
Tony has returned to Teignbridge after 10 years gaining experience in various alternative marine engineering organisations. Tony is a time served Engineering Technician who, after 18 successful years in the construction industry, made the successful transition into the marine industry with Teignbridge Propellers in 1992. During his first period with the company he became a well travelled and experienced marine engineer in both the Sales and Technical area of the business, whilst providing the necessary ongoing customer service. The diversification of the company’s operations during their Brunswick era, saw him become the USA accounts manager controlling product supply to the American boat builders Searay, Hatteras and US Marine.
Having watched the resurging fortunes of Teignbridge in recent years, Tony found the opportunity to be part of the company’s new journey impossible to resist. He has now settled into his new role representing Teignbridge as its Senior Technical Sales Engineer, researching the global marketplace to bring in new customers, whilst bringing his technical customer service expertise to many of Teignbridge’s existing client base.


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+44 (0)1626 324341

Phil Hackett
Phil HackettProduction Liaison
Phil has worked for Teignbridge since 1978 with a one year break. He is the main link between sales and production. In his spare time Phil plays bowls and won a UK Mixed Fours national title in 2012.

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Hector Ruiz
Hector Ruiz Sales & Engineering Technician
Hector is looking after sales in Spanish-speaking countries.


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+44 (0)1626 324330

Emily Muirden
Emily MuirdenSales Co-Ordinator
Emily takes care of daily administrative tasks to allow the sales team to continue to focus on providing customers with a high level of service.
Emily’s previous experience in customer service roles has equipped her with the knowledge required to co-ordinate the sales department and ensure that customers are kept informed regarding the status of orders and to maintain customer relationships.


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+44 (0)1626 324304

Despatch

Marith Kollen
Marith KollenExport Despatch Coordinator
Merith joined Teignbridge recently.


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+44 (0)1626 324315

Engineering

Jerry Aplin
Jerry AplinEngineering Manager
Jerry joined TP in 1983 having attained a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He initially worked in the pattern shop and then inspection before joining the engineering team. Jerry has gained a vast knowledge of the companies products during the past 30 years.

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Darren Fisher
Darren FisherDesign Engineering
Darren joined Shearwater Marine Bearings, a Teignbridge group company in 1996. He later joined Duncan Propellers in 2003 as a machinist and came back to TP in 2009 to work in the pattern shop producing polystyrene propeller patterns.Darren joined the Engineering Department in 2012 where he produces AutoCad drawings of stern gear and propellers.

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Ian Godfrey
Ian GodfreyDevelopment Design Engineer
Ian joined TP in 2016 having spent the last nine years working in the marine renewable energy sector. Ian has been involved in all areas of this innovative new sector, from design and engineering of wave and tide energy devices through to project financial modelling and funding acquisition. Ian brings this expertise in managing and delivering innovation to TP’s forward looking approach to engineering in the marine environment.

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James Batten
James BattenEngineering Manager
After training as an officer with Shell, James joined Teignbridge in 1989. His propeller sizing skill is second to none in the boating industry. He is also a very experienced application engineer when it comes to designing propellers, sterngear and rudder systems for any type of vessel.


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+44 (0)1626 324326

Purchasing

Alex Bovey
Alex BoveyPurchasing Assistant

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Alex joined Teignbridge in March 2015 after working in retail administration for several years whilst studying for a degree in Business Management. Her job role at Teignbridge involves working alongside Maria in Purchasing and also assisting Goods Inwards.


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+44 (0)1626 324313

Finance

Ian Mills
Ian MillsFinance Manager
Ian joined Teignbridge in August 2012. He is an experienced Financial Manager having workedin many different sectors of industry. He oversees the finances of all Group companies in UK and Dubai.


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+44 (0)1626 333377

Christine Collins
Christine CollinsAssistant Accountant
Christine joined Teignbridge recently and will add a few words shortly.


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+44 (0)1626 333377

Clare Martin
Clare MartinAssistant Accountant
Clare has always worked in Finance. She has performed most finance department jobs over a career spanning 20 years, specialising in working for manufacturing companies.
Clare moved from the South East 30 years ago and now likes to call Devon her home.
She joined Teignbridge in December 2015 and is primarily responsible for the sale ledger and credit control, but often turns her versatile financial skills to many other tasks in our busy department.
In her spare time Clare like to go dancing. She dances Ballroom, Latin American and recently started Lindy Hop.


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+44 (0)1626 333377

IT Department

Simeon King
Simeon KingIT Support/Junior Developer
Simeon joined Teignbridge recently.

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+44 (0)1626 333377

Kiel Prescott
Kiel PrescottIT Manager / Software Developer
Kiel joined Teignbridge recently. He has extensive IT analysis & software development skills, he makes sure everything runs smoothly in the day to day running of IT & software.

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+44 (0)1626 324310

Dubai Office

Sales

Christopher d'Souza
Christopher d'SouzaSales Manager
Chris worked in Automobile Ancillaries Industry in India prior to joining Teignbridge in 1993.
He has a Bachelor of Commerce from Bombay University and his hobbies include playing hockey, reading and watching movies.


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+44 (0)1626 324314

Ibrahim Nasr
Ibrahim NasrBusiness Development Manager
Ibrahim joined Teignbridge in 2014 having spent several years selling marine diesel engines. He has worked in several countries including his native Egypt, Saudi Arabia and UAE. Ibrahim is a qualified Naval Architect Ibrahim is managing accounts in Middle East and North African markets.


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Mohamed Basheer
Mohamed BasheerNaval Architect/Workshop Manager
Basheer joined Teignbridge in 2014 having spent several years working in the UAE maring industry with National Marine Dredging, Platinum Yachts Uni Marine and Amasco. Before his stay in UAE Basheer worked at ABG Ship Yard in India. In addition to heading up the work shop Basheer oversees sales to Indian ship yards.


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Mohammed Nabeel
Mohammed NabeelTechnical Sales Engineer
Nabeel joined Teignbridge in 2012 after leaving university where he gained a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Nabeel has been trained in application engineering at the head office in UK.


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Administration and Accounts

Jenny Lyn Fuentes
Jenny Lyn FuentesAdministration

Mujeeb Navas
Mujeeb NavasAdministration Manager
Mujeeb joined Teignbridge in 2011 and oversees the administration of the company in Dubai. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Calicut University, India.
Mujeeb has over 15 years of experience in Sales, Logistics Coordination, Import & Export Operations and General Office Administration in the UAE.


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+44 (0)1626 324305

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