OUR MANAGEMENT ORGANISATION


At H&A Prestige Bottling we probably have the most experienced and talented management team in the business. Between them they can boast approaching 150 years of service at H&A and their background is certainly unparalleled.

GRAHAM GIBSON

MANAGING DIRECTOR

LEE TAYBURN

UK OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

Lee has been with the business for more than 18 years and has been key in maintaining H&A’s position as a leading innovator in the industry. Lee is responsible for all Operational activity including production, engineering and quality.

ALAN BAYLEY

MANUFACTURING MANAGER

Alan started his career with H&A some 19 years ago, working on the shop floor, and has now worked his way up to become Production Manager. His responsibilities include production scheduling, quality of production and the day to day management of the Bottling Hall.

JO FERNANDEZ

NATIONAL ACCOUNT MANAGER

Jo started her career with H&A some 22 years ago as a Bond Administrator. Now as Customer Services Manager she liaises with all our customers ensuring that they always get top quality service. When she is not doing this Jo also puts her experience to work being heavily involved in Purchasing and New Product Development.

BRIAN TAYLOR

ENGINEERING MANAGER

Brian has been in the business for 22 years. In his role as Engineering Manager, Brian has responsibility for the 11 bottling lines and all the support machinery to make the H&A ‘machine’ work efficiently. At H&A we run a ‘lean management team’ and the efficient control of all aspects of our machinery is key to this.

JONATHAN WORNELL

INTERNATIONAL & UK DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Jonathan brings wide international experience to his role as International and UK Development Manager. Jonathan joined the group in 2006 with the brief of developing account business in Canada, the Middle East, Western Europe and the Caribbean.

DAN WILSON

SENIOR NATIONAL ACCOUNTS SALES MANAGER

Dan has over 20 years’ experience in the drinks industry having held positions at Wm Morrisons, Matthew Clark, Euroimpex, Classic Drinks Ltd and has worked within the Halewood Group for over 10 years. Dan’s role at H&A is overseeing the liason with National Accounts from the initial brief of new enquiries through to the production of first orders, communication and customer visits thereafter.

GLENN SIBSON

HEALTH AND SAFETY and SECURITY MANAGER

Glenn started his career with H&A nearly 30 years ago, and has worked in many different areas of the business prior to being appointed as Health, Safety & Security Manager in 1985. At H&A Health, Safety and Site Security are our number one priority, and we offer 24/7 security at our Chorley facility. Glenn gained his IOSH (The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health) qualifications 2008, and his NEBOSH (The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health) accreditation in 2011.

FRANCIS LEE

HMRC & LOGISTICS MANAGER

Francis has worked in the Logistics and Supply Chain Department at H&A for the past 12 years, and has worked her way up to be the Manager of the department. She manages the Label Stores, Goods In and Goods Out, Material and Finished Goods Warehouses as well as managing the HMRC side of the business. She works extremely closely with all customers – big and small, and often assists them with their HMRC enquiries.

RICHARD WATSON

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGER

Richard has over 21 years experience within Warehousing, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and 15 years experience within the drinks industry as a whole. Having held various positions across the Halewood Group, Richards role here at H&A is to oversee both the operational activity, and compliance associated with the supply chain function.

STEWART HEAP

QUALITY MANAGER

KATE PARSONS

LIQUID DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVE