The Team

Our highly knowledgeable and experienced team are here to help.

Robin Ashworth Vapormatt

Robin Ashworth

Managing Director

Robin joined Vapormatt in the 1980s as the 3rd generation of the Ashworth family to be involved with wet blasting. During his time, Robin has held many roles from design and commissioning to sales and service. Robin took on the role of Managing Director in 2003.

Terry Ashworth Vapormatt

Terry Ashworth

NED and Technical Consultant

Terry has been with Vapormatt since the beginning when he founded the company with Stewart Ashworth in 1978. With a deep understanding of the wet blast process Terry provides direction for the design, research and development teams within Vapormatt. He has also helped secure numerious patents.

Mick Teague Vapormatt

Mick Teague

Operations Director

With a strong electrical engineering background, Mick joined Vapormatt in 1993 as a Service Engineer before quickly becoming the Service Manager for the company. After many years of working with wet blasting systems Mick became Executive Director in 2004 and then Operations Director in 2022.

Helen Brown

Helen Brown

Finance Director

Helen started her career with PricewaterhouseCoopers where she gained a solid understanding of company finance and accounting practices. Prior to joining Vapormatt in 2015, Helen gained extensive knowledge and experience in several roles across a number of different sectors.

Dom Wilcock

Dom Wilcock

Head of Engineering
Ryan Ashworth

Ryan Ashworth

Head of Sales and Marketing

Having built up a vast amount of experience and knowledge managing various depts. within Vapormatt, Ryan's now our Head of Sales and Marketing.

+44 (0)7741 558502
Vapormatt Paul Haselgrove

Paul Haselgrove

International Sales Manager

With over 16 years of experiece in sales and a master's degree in Metallurgy, Paul's role has him working on an array of projects covering a variety of industries around the globe, as well as meeting new people, working with world class companies, and experiencing new cultures. 

Vapormatt Peter Sherfield

Peter Sherfield

Inside Sales Engineer

Peter has spent 30+ years in external business roles, selling complex instrumentation to industries across the world. His role for Vapormatt brings him into contact with lots of customers every day, where he follows the sun as it makes its progress around the world discussing applications and Vapormatt solutions via the telephone and Teams meetings.

Vapormatt Alexandra Homer

Alexandra Homer

Business Development Co-ordinator

Alexandra joined Vapormatt in early 2022. Her extensive background in a variety of customer-based roles, knowledge and expertise, makes her a valuable member of the team. In addition to project managing all sales projects, she arranges meetings and documentation (such as quotes and NDAs), plans site visits, helps coordinate sample processing and works with channel partners.

Vapormatt Kimberly Bazley

Kimberly Bazley

Receptionist / Administrator
Cat Gray

Cat Gray

Aftermarket Controller

Cat joined Vapormatt in 2018 and has excellent organisation skills having run her own business for 20 years. She is Vapormatt's Service Controller and is responsible for scheduling engineers and ensures the service department runs smoothly.

 

 

+44 (0) 1823 250324
Matt Caddy

Matt Caddy

Service Supervisor

Matt joined Vapormatt in 2011 as a Service Engineer, he then progressed to Commissioning Engineer and after a brief stint in the software department he is now our Service Supervisor.

+44 (0) 7720 974441
Emily Caddy

Emily Caddy

Aftermarket Administrator
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Helen Costema

Helen Costema

Internal Project Lead

Having joined Vapormatt in 2001, Helen has vast experience of the sales and service sides of the business. Previously responsible for the running  the internal sales team, her excellent product knowledge is now used to ensure new machines are successfully project managed through production.

 

 

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Vapormatt Jo Way

Jo Way

Purchasing and Logistics Manager
Vapormatt Miles Pluckwell

Miles Pluckwell

Marketing Manager
Sarah Ramsay

Sarah Ramsay

Marketing Executive
Petra Halagackova

Petra Halagackova

Operations Co-ordinator
James White

James White

Stores & Logistics Team Leader
Chris Lane

Chris Lane

Stock Controller
Ethan Way

Ethan Way

Stock Controller