Meet the team
  • At Mountjoy, we believe that the most integral part of our business is our people. Our staff operate with the highest standard of professionalism, openness and honesty in all aspects of their day to day work, reflecting our company values and our slogan: ‘Integrity, built-in’.

  • We consider a positive work culture to be the most important factor in helping our people thrive. Our mission is to develop and encourage our staff to achieve exemplary results within their role, which in turn leads to exemplary results for our clients.

Board of Directors

Chris Howells
Chairman
Chris Howells
Chairman

Chris is Chairman of Mountjoy’s Board of Directors and Group Managing Director of the Quarr Group. His primary responsibilities are to ensure that the Group ethos and culture, particularly in relation to delivering unrivalled client service and high ethical and professional standards are inherent throughout the business.

Prior to establishing the company in 1992 through a management buyout, he worked in the private sector for consulting and contracting organisations and in the public sector for District and County Councils at Director level.

Chris is a Chartered Civil Engineer.

Simon Ingram
Managing Director
Simon Ingram
Managing Director

Simon is Managing Director of Mountjoy.   He is responsible for setting the strategic direction of the business and ensuring the sustainable growth of the company.  He is passionate about creating a positive and professional culture across the company which reflects our ethos; Integrity, built-in.  

Simon joined Mountjoy in 2005 as a Management Accountant and within a couple of years he had been promoted to Finance Director.   He subsequently took on the role of Commercial Director with operational responsibility for all our maintenance contracts.  Reflecting his hard work on improving every aspect of Mountjoy he took the role of Managing Director in 2014. 

He has an NVQ Level 4 in Accounting and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.  

Dan Carlin
Finance Director
Dan Carlin
Finance Director

Dan is Finance Director at Mountjoy.  In this role he is responsible for the overall financial management of the business and leading the human resources, technology and fleet management teams.   He ensures we have the right people, systems, resources and vehicles to deliver a great service to our clients.    

Dan joined the company in 2013 as a Financial Controller and he was promoted to Finance Director in 2014.   Prior to working for Mountjoy he spent 10 years in variety of commercial finance positions, including Commercial Finance Manage at Liz Earle Beauty Co and Financial Analyst at Zurich Financial Services. He has also worked in financial roles within the NHS. 

Dan has a BA (Hons) 1st Class Degree in Accounting & Business and is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

Tanya Roxborough
Maintenance Director
Tanya Roxborough
Maintenance Director

Tanya is Maintenance Director at Mountjoy    She is responsible for leading all our staff working on our building maintenance and facilities management contracts.  Tanya is passionate about motivating our front line teams, delivering high quality services and achieving high levels of customer satisfaction.  

Prior to joining Mountjoy in early 2015 she was Operations Director for Vinci Facilities where she was responsible for six facilities management contracts and over 250 staff covering schools, hospitals, police stations and Transport for London sites.   She has also worked for other multi-national companies where she was responsible for mobilising and managing maintenance services in a number of sectors including education, healthcare and airports.

Tanya has a BA (Hons) degree in the History of Art & Architecture, IOSH Managing Safety, RoSPA Director Safety and has also completed Amey's two year Leadership Training Course.

Simon Winkworth
Business Development Director
Simon Winkworth
Business Development Director

Simon is Business Development Director at Mountjoy.   He responsible for overseeing all marketing, business development and tendering activity at Mountjoy as well as leading on our social value and sustainability initiatives.   Having worked for both clients and contractors, Simon is focussed on understanding our customers' needs and ensuring Mountjoy provides a versatile and value for money service.  

Prior to joining Mountjoy in early 2016 he spent eight years working for Balfour Beatty and then Cofely - GDF Suez (now ENGIE) in a variety of business development and bid management roles.   Most recently as a Director at Cofely UK where he led the successful negotiation and mobilisation of several £100m+ joint venture and outsourcing contracts.   He has also worked in the public sector, including five years at Southampton City Council. 

Simon has a BA (Hons) degree in Economics and an MSc in Economic Development.

Graham Pengelly
Non-Executive Director
Graham Pengelly
Non-Executive Director

Graham is a Non-Executive Director of Mountjoy.  In this role he is responsible for approving the strategic direction of the business and holding the Executive team to account for delivery.  He was part of the senior team who undertook the initial management buyout which created the Quarr Group in 1992 and he led Mountjoy as Managing Director until 2006.   

 

Graham is a Chartered Civil Engineer who has worked for 35 years in the public and private sectors in the UK and Middle East on a variety of building, water and highway engineering

Senior Management

Chris Attwell
Operations Manager
Chris Attwell
Operations Manager

Chris is responsible for overseeing the management of our maintenance contracts with the University of Southampton, the University of Portsmouth and Isle of Wight Council. He is responsible for monitoring the performance of each contract, improving cost savings and working with each Contract Manager to get the best out of the team. He uses his strong organisational and logistical background to mobilise new contracts effectively and efficiently for our clients.

Chris has worked within the project/contract management industry for 6 years. Prior to joining Mountjoy in 2015, Chris worked for the British Army, where he was responsible for managing and distributing equipment such as fuel, food and supplies to a regiment of over 1500 people and 400 vehicles. In both of his roles, Chris has gained invaluable experience monitoring and measuring performance, carrying out trend analysis to identify areas for improvement.

Chris’ qualifications include:

HND Level 5 Diploma in Management and Leadership (QCF), CMI Level 3 Certificate in Management and Leadership (QCF), ECDL Level 2, IOSH Health & Safety

Chris Tunnicliffe
Commercial Finance Manager
Chris Tunnicliffe
Commercial Finance Manager

Chris is responsible for leading the Commercial Finance Team and reviewing each of our contracts’ performance to ensure that we are continually offering our clients value for money. He also offers support during the mobilisation of our projects by ensuring that our financial systems and processes are aligned to the requirements of the contract.

Prior to joining Mountjoy in 2015 he spent 8 years working as a Finance Business Partner at Pfizer.

Chris has a BA (Hons) 2:1 in Accounting and Finance and he is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

Duncan O’Rourke
Operations Manager – Special Projects
Duncan O’Rourke
Operations Manager – Special Projects

Duncan is responsible for managing various minor works and planned building work contracts such as Decent Homes kitchen replacements, fire door upgrades and small extensions and refurbishments. He liaises effectively with the Client and his team of Site Managers and Supervisors and is responsible for scoping and estimating jobs, planning job delivery logistics, booking resources with his administration team, health and safety, quality of workmanship, job costing and surveying.

Duncan joined Mountjoy in 2010. He has worked in the building industry in various forms for 27 years. He has nearly 8 years’ experience as a Contractors Quantity Surveyor on a wide range of projects including affordable and private housing, commercial/retail units and Royal Mail sorting offices. He has seven years’ experience working in various developmental roles within Housing Associations as well as several years working in a Business Development/Key Account Manager role for a national maintenance and building contractor.

Duncan’s qualifications include:

BTEC Higher National Certificate in Building Studies, Chartered Institute of Housing Pathway (CertCIH), SMSTS

Glen Moreton
Finance & ICT Manager
Glen Moreton
Finance & ICT Manager

Glen is responsible for designing, implementing and maintaining test strategies, procedures and contingency plans for all systems, data, network infrastructure and communications to ensure our ICT services are restored in a timely fashion so as not to affect the service to our customers and clients. He is also responsible for developing and maintain appropriate business interruption and disaster recovery plans, ensuring our staff and suppliers are paid on time, and advising in the formation, review and prioritisation of our ICT strategy.

Glen has worked for Mountjoy since 1988.

Glen’s qualifications include:

AAT, CIMA (Part Qualified)

Lee Mould
Head of Safety, Health and Environment
Lee Mould
Head of Safety, Health and Environment

Lee is responsible for instilling a positive Health & Safety culture within the business. To achieve this, he maintains and improves our existing Health & Safety Management System and coaches and supports Operational Management to manage the Health & Safety of staff and subcontractors. He also ensures our working practices cover and minimise every risk, undertakes accident and incident investigations and makes sure we are compliant with all relevant legislation.

Prior to joining Mountjoy in 2014, Lee worked within a civil engineering company, developing and implementing a Health & Safety system for their construction and engineering divisions. He did the same for a large street lighting PFI contract, which included working with large principal contractors. It was here he achieved two consecutive years of zero lost time incidents. In 2009, Lee became the Health, Safety & Environment Manager for Trant Construction at their Fawley refinery.

Lee’s qualifications include:

NEBOSH General Certificate, NEBOSH Construction Certificate, CSCS Management Level, IOSH Managing Safely, SMSTS, iPAF, PASMA

Paul Deluchi
Contract Manager – Portsmouth City Council
Paul Deluchi
Contract Manager – Portsmouth City Council

As Contract Manager, Paul is responsible for overseeing the works at our maintenance contract with Portsmouth City Council. He works closely with our Foreman and Resource Controller to ensure that all works are planned and completed in the most efficient way, within the priority timescales stated.

Prior to joining Mountjoy in 2009, Paul worked for a number of carpentry and joinery firms as well as directly for Portsmouth City Council.

Paul recently passed his CIOB Level 4 Diploma in Site Management (QCF) with Distinction and has an IOSH qualification.

Alan Fry
Operations Manager - Construction
Alan Fry
Operations Manager - Construction

Alan is responsible for overseeing the operational delivery of all our major building projects. Ensuring that we deliver our projects on-time, on-budget and to the highest standards of quality and safety.  

Prior to joining Mountjoy in 2016, Alan was an Operations Manager & Regional Hub Manager for Kier, running their SCAPE Framework, responsible for projects up to £5m in value across all sectors. Alan also has experience of projects up to £30 million.

Alan's qualifications include CIHM, ACIOB, CIOB Diploma in Site Management Studies and CIOB Certificate of Competence in Surveying, Building, Law & Economics.

 

Melissa Kamenica
HR Business Partner
Melissa Kamenica
HR Business Partner

Melissa is HR Business Partner at Mountjoy    She is responsible for providing customer focused comprehensive and pragmatic HR advice and support to Line Managers in line with organisational policies, procedures and legal requirements.

Prior to joining Mountjoy in 2012, Mel was HR Advisor at The Listening Company covering two of their operational sites, supporting and advising managers on processes and legislation.

Melissa has a MA degree in Human Resource Management including full CIPD qualification as well as a BA (Hons) in Business Management with Human Resource Management.

Nigel Fielding
Business Development Manager
Nigel Fielding
Business Development Manager

Nigel is Mountjoy's Business Development Manager, responsible for growing the business and maintaining client relationships.

Prior to joining Mountjoy in 2016 Nigel has performed Business Development roles for a number of construction companies including RB Construction Group Ltd, Underwood Construction Ltd and Ralls Builders Ltd, helping to improve their pipelines and setting up new business associations.

Stephen Booth
Contract Manager - University of Southampton
Stephen Booth
Contract Manager - University of Southampton

Stephen is responsible for running our maintenance contract for the University of Southampton's accommodation. He liaises with the University's property managers and oversees Mountjoy's Foreman and Resource Controller to ensure that all works are planned and completed in the most efficient way, within the priority timescales stated.

Stephen has worked within the Facilities Management industry for over fifteen years where he has controlled and measured the consistency and quality of all services, and has been responsible for finding cost savings and innovations for clients. Prior to working at Mountjoy, Stephen worked for Sodexo, responsible for the daily delivery of soft and hard services and monitoring contractor compliance.

Stephens' qualifications include:

RIPHH and IOSH Health and Safety 2106, NEBOSH, BIFM Level 4 (in progress)

Becki LeMasonry
Bid Manager
Becki LeMasonry
Bid Manager

Becki is responsible for overseeing the delivery of our bids and tenders, ensuring these comply with our clients’ requirements and timescales. She works closely with our Business Development Manager to monitor our pipeline and support with marketing activity. She also supports our Bid Writing team, offering advice and guidance.

She has 8 years’ experience managing bids and prior to joining Mountjoy in 2015, worked at Mitie Technical Facilities Management supporting their Hard FM tenders. Her experience also includes work at 2 recruitment companies in Hampshire.

Becki has a Prince2 Foundation accreditation, the APMP Foundation accreditation and a BA (Hons) in English.

Graham Robinson
Contract Manager - University of Portsmouth
Graham Robinson
Contract Manager - University of Portsmouth
Jana Langley
Managing Surveyor
Jana Langley
Managing Surveyor
Steve Motherwell
Senior Contracts Manager
Steve Motherwell
Senior Contracts Manager
Kane Norgate
Estimator
Kane Norgate
Estimator