Our Senior Leadership Team
Chief Executive Officer
Bob joined Kings as CEO in 2017. Bob has extensive Business Services experience in the FM sector, focusing on a strategy of differentiation and technology advancement, resulting in integrated service delivery to a wide range of industries. Bob has been recognised as one of the leading voices of the security sector being voted "The most Influential person in the security industry” by IFSEC Global 2014.
Chief Operating Officer
With extensive management experience, Darren brings valuable leadership to Kings’ executive team. As COO, he leads operations, strategy and support services functions. Prior to joining Kings, Darren held a number of senior positions within the FM and Support Services sector delivering profitable growth across a portfolio of businesses.
Chief Sales & Marketing Officer
Paul is our Chief Sales & Marketing Officer and brings our customers a real passion for technology and innovation. Paul started his early career within the technology sector bringing the first mobile phones to the mass market as the youngest director of the hyper paced Caudwell telecoms group. Most recently launching a start-up disrupter technology business with the famous entrepreneur Alan Sugar before running the strategy, sales and marketing for the ADT & TYCO fire and security brands.
Chief Strategic Accounts Officer
With more than 20 years as a knowledgeable and effective Security Solutions Innovator, Tim has worked across different verticals, individuals, groups and facilities, with a particular emphasis on Innovation, Service Delivery and Account Management. A real passion for complex project management, Tim leads many of our most prestigious fire & security installations across a talented team of dedicated account managers and engineering surveyors.
Chief Financial Officer
Neil qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PKF working in Audit and Business Finance. Working in businesses including Spring Group plc, Capita plc, The NHS and more recently Serco, Neil has gained experience in managing a variety of sizes of business, with different client bases in differing markets. Amongst the challenges faced have been significant restructuring programmes and working in a regulated industry, alongside the managing and reporting the finances and risks. As such, Neil brings a breadth of experience to Kings and its clients.
Chief Human Resources Officer
Kelly joined Kings in 2008 as HR Manager. Kings supported Kelly as she achieved her masters in Human Resource Management. Over the years as Kings developed, the company evolved to grow the HR department. Kelly became a member of the board in 2014. She guides and manages the overall provision of HR services, policies and systems and is responsible for the development of people strategy to support the company’s strategic objectives.
Chief Technology Officer
Rocco is our Chief Technology Officer who always brings enthusiasm and business value focused IT leadership. He is committed to strategic service design, high quality and excellence in the delivery of our IT and Software Intelligence services. Forward thinking, he constantly seeks for new opportunities for technological innovation in our business, passionate about data centric software development, continual service improvement and staff development.
As a Finance professional, and having worked for Kings in a variety of positions, Gaynor became Company Secretary in 2005. Gaynor is responsible for ensuring that Kings complies with financial and legal practice and maintains high standards of corporate governance. Gaynor acts as a point of communication between the board of directors and Senior Leadership Team and works closely with the Chief Financial Officer.
Head of Engineering
With over 30 years' experience in the fire & security industry, John brings to Kings a passion for providing a high standard of service whilst ensuring the deployment of innovation not only meets customers’ needs but also exceeds their expectations.
John leads a growing and talented team of install, service & commissioning engineers with multi skilled capability to deliver our customers a true one-stop, first class engineering solution.
Head of Security Personnel
Carrie is our Head of Security Personnel and brings to the business a passion for delivering the best quality security teams integrated with Kings‘ technology and innovation. Carrie has worked in the Security Industry for over 15 years in a variety of different roles and has a real client focus, leading her operations team and driving best practice across a number of strategic accounts.
Marketing & Bid Manager
With over 20-years B2B marketing experience, Jo joined Kings in 2017 to help drive the future success and expansion of the business. Jo began her career in the HVAC industry and has worked in manufacturing, engineering and software development in the digital health arena.
Head of Compliance
Kerrell began her career with Kings in the Technology Centre in 2009. With a strong focus on improving processes and implementing new procedures, Kerrell has worked in many areas of the business to drive improvements and change. Taking on Health and Safety alongside Compliance in 2016, she became Head of Compliance and Risk. With her sound knowledge of Kings’ business goals, Kerrell is responsible for ensuring that Kings complies with its outside regulatory requirements and internal policies.
Head of Fire MIFSM GIFireE
James joined Kings as installation manager for fire and security in June 2014. In May 2016 he was promoted to his current role as Head of Fire. James’s career commenced in Leeds where he served in a variety of roles including engineering, service management and operations management in fire detection and protection services with over 20 years’ experience in the field.