Meet the Team

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At Link, we have a strong belief in the classic principle of quality over quantity. It’s for this very reason that we achieve such high levels of efficiency and customer service with such a modest team of skilled individuals. Every member of Link’s team is expected to make their specific contribution to the Company with reliability, integrity and passion meaning the Company and our clients get the utmost from our combined collection of industry talent.

Operating from our support and sales offices, our team from Operations Support through to ASMs, Business Development Managers and Sales Consultants are there to provide the right person for the right job.

 

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Ryan Mitchinson

Managing Director

Ryan started at Link CCTV in 2007 as a member of the engineering team, progressing from a junior engineer through to an Area Service Manager. In 2011, Ryan moved into a Business Development role, providing life-cycle support and system consultancy to our portfolio of clients.  In November 2016, Ryan joined Link’s board of directors and has since acquired shares in the company, becoming a joint majority shareholder.

Samantha Clark

Operations Director

Sam joined Link CCTV in 2009 as a member of the Operations Support team and quickly progressed into the role of Operations Manager.  In 2013, Sam was promoted to Head of Operations, managing the company’s internal support operation, QSE and finance department.  In November 2016, Sam joined Link’s board of directors and has since acquired shares in the company, becoming a joint majority shareholder.

Steve Smith

Contracts Director

Steve joined Link CCTV in 2005 as a company director. In late 2014, Steve moved into his current role as Contracts Director and his responsibilities include managing new contract business and existing client accounts.

Craig Smith

Business Development Manager

Craig joined Link CCTV in November 2018 as a Business Development Manager. Craig is responsible for providing system consultancy to our portfolio of clients, having had a vast amount of experience in designing and installing CCTV systems.

Bradley Smith

Key Accounts Executive

Bradley, who has worked within the industry for 8 years, joined Link in February 2021 as Key Accounts Executive. He looks after key accounts and various portfolios as well as systems sales and contract management.

Jodie Jenkins

Key Accounts Support

Jodie joined Link’s Operations Support team in January 2018 and recently became Key Accounts Support. She now assists our installation team on big projects.

Richard Walford

Community Manager

Richard joined Link in 2020 as Community Manager. He manages our social media channels, website, marketing events, exhibitions, press and customer care.

Claire Allen

Credit Controller

Claire joined Link CCTV in 2009 and operates out of our Stevenage offices. Claire is responsible for managing the companies fleet vehicles, telecoms and clients’ credit accounts.

Beverley Angell

Accounts Payable

Bev joined Link CCTV in 2011 and operates out of our Stevenage offices. Her responsiblities include managing our supplier accounts and our day-to-day accounts payable function.

Jacky Stones

Accounts Support

Jacky started at Link CCTV in 2003 and operates out of our Stevenage office. Jacky manages the day-to-day administration and financial duties for the Sales Team.

Lloyd Briscoe

Compliance Manager

Lloyd joined Link CCTV in 2018 as the company’s Compliance Manager. With a vast amount of Health and Safety experience, Lloyd is responsible for maintaining and enhancing our quality, safety and environmental policies and procedures.

Zarina Koya

Operations Manager

Zarina joined Link’s Operations Support team in July 2019, operating our call-centre help-desk, as well as providing first point support for our clients and ASMs. In October 2020, Zarina was promoted to the position of Operations Manager and she now manages the day-to-day activity of the team.

Dawn Nicholls

Operations Support

Dawn joined Link’s Operations Support team in 2020 and operates our call-centre help-desk, as well as providing first point support for our clients and ASMs.

Tess Moran

Operations Support

Tess joined Link’s Operations Support team in May 2021 and operates our call-centre help-desk, as well as providing first point support for our clients and ASMs.

Dan Wilde

Northern Engineering Manager

Dan joined Link’s engineering team as an Area Service Manager in 2009 and maintained a client base in the North. After an exceptional 10 years at Link, Dan progressed into his current role as Northern Engineering Manager, supporting the service team from the south midlands, to northern Scotland.

Kenny Day

Southern Engineering Manager

Kenny joined Link in 2020.  Further to the substantial growth that Link achieved in 2019, Kenny and his counterpart Dan now manage the national service team, with Kenny managing the southern region. Kenny has worked within the security industry for over 20 years, having first worked as a service engineer, then installation, prior to moving into his current management role.

Jack Lewis

Area Service Manager

Jack joined Link’s engineering team in 2014 as a Junior Engineer.  Following an intense training program, Jack moved into his current role as an Area Service Manager and he now maintains a client base in the Midlands and Central regions. Jack is responsible for service and maintenance of his clients’ security equipment and day-to-day management of their accounts.

Michael Weller

Area Service Manager

Michael joined Link’s engineering team in November 2018 and currently maintains a client base in the South of England. Michael is responsible for service and maintenance of his clients’ security equipment and day-to-day management of their accounts.

Phil North

Area Service Manager

Phil joined Link’s engineering team in 2009 and currently maintains a client base in the Southwest. Phil is responsible for service and maintenance of his clients’ security equipment and day-to-day management of their accounts.

Marc Mclean

Area Service Manager

Marc joined Link’s engineering team in September 2021 and currently maintains a client base in the Northwest.  Marc is responsible for service and maintenance of his clients’ security equipment and day-to-day management of their accounts.

Bradley Greenslade

Area Service Manager

Bradley joined Link’s engineering team in 2016 as a Service Engineer. In November 2018, Bradley was promoted to an Area Service Manager and he now maintains a client base in East Anglia and Central London regions. Bradley is responsible for service and maintenance of his clients’ security equipment and day-to-day management of their accounts.

Sean Reilly

Area Service Manager

Sean joined Link’s engineering team in April 2019 and currently maintains a client base in the Midlands region. Sean is responsible for service and maintenance of his clients’ security equipment and day-to-day management of their accounts.

Dave Porcas

Area Service Manager

David joined Link’s engineering team in May 2019 as a Service Engineer.  He has since progressed into the position of an Area Service Manager and maintains a client base in Southwest.  Dave is responsible for service and maintenance of his clients’ security equipment and day-to-day management of their account.

Taylor Brace

Area Service Manager

Taylor started his apprenticeship with Link in September 2018. As well as attending college, he also assisted our ASMs as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program. Taylor has since progressed into the role of Junior Area Service Manager, currently maintaining a client base in the East of England.

Jack Smith

Area Service Manager

Jack joined Link’s engineering team in September 2021 and currently maintains a client base in Kent.  Jack is responsible for service and maintenance of his clients’ security equipment and day-to-day management of their accounts.

Colin Day

Technical Manager & Automation Specialist

Colin joined Link in January 2021 as Technical Manager & Automation Specialist. Colin previously worked for Link as a subcontractor for 10 years.

Alex McGregor

Junior Service Engineer

Alex joined Link in May 2021 as a Junior Service Engineer. He’s based in North London and assists our ASMs in that region as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program.

Philip Carman

Junior Service Engineer

Philip joined Link in September 2020 as a Junior Service Engineer.  Philip will be assisting our ASMs in Essex and North East London region, as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program.

Tom Slack

Junior Service Engineer

Tom joined Link in January 2021 as a Junior Service Engineer. Tom will be assisting our Colin Day with Gates & Barriers, as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program.

Bradley Thirtle

Junior Service Engineer

Bradley joined Link in May 2021 as a Junior Service Engineer. He’s based in Kent and assists our ASMs in that region as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program.

Jason Bellman

Senior Installation Engineer

Jason joined Link’s installation team in early 2019 having worked as a subcontractor on Link’s behalf for nearly 15 years.  Jason is our Senior Installation Engineer and supports the Installation Manager on all large scale projects. Jason also manages our training programme for the junior installation engineers to ensure they follow in his footsteps.

Liam Valentine

Installation Engineer

Liam joined Link in 2017 and was one of the first recruits to the internal installation team. Liam is currently responsible for working on the larger installation projects as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program.

Drue Harding

Installation Engineer

Drue joined the company in early 2019, having worked on behalf of Link as an installation subcontractor for a number of years.  Drue is now responsible for working on the larger installation projects.

Habib Haque

Installation Engineer

Habib joined Link in 2020 as an Installation Engineer.  Habib is currently responsible for working on the larger installation projects, as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program.

Saul Moore

Junior Installation Engineer

Saul joined Link in February 2021 as a Junior Installation Engineer.  Saul is currently responsible for working on the larger installation projects, as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program.

Lewis Comben

Junior Installation Engineer

Lewis joined Link in 2021 as a Junior Installation Engineer.  Lewis is currently responsible for working on the larger installation projects, as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program.

Ryan Hayward

Installation Engineer

Ryan joined Link in August 2021 as an Installation Engineer.  Ryan is currently responsible for working on the larger installation projects, as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program.

Kai Hawkes

Junior Installation Engineer

Kai joined Link in September 2021 as a Junior Installation Engineer.  Kai is currently responsible for working on the larger installation projects, as part of an intense, hands-on Link CCTV training program.

Andy Raymond

Sales Consultant

Andy joined Link in 2003 as an ASM and migrated to a sales and account management role in 2005.  Andy currently focuses on HD CCTV and integrated access control solutions for the education, corporate and retail sectors within the South of England.

Steve Hodgkins

Sales Consultant

Steve joined Link in 2008 and primarily operates in the north of the country. In addition to sales consultancy, Steve also provides our CAD services and specialises in control rooms and control room furniture.

George Kingston

Business Development

George has been with Link since 1998. Working with the sales team, his primary role is to look for new sales opportunities in established and new markets, both for service and maintenance and installation contracts.