The Team

At Mann McGowan we believe we have the strongest, most experienced and most knowledgeable management team in the industry, and customer service that is second to none.

The Team

Jamie Scott

Managing Director

Jamie joined the company in 2002 to follow in his father’s footsteps. Having worked in all areas within the business he has developed the skill sets to improve and enhance every department, and his drive and ambition rubs off on everyone he works with.

Jamie’s dream of owning and managing Mann McGowan became a reality in 2015. It is his vision for the future of Mann McGowan that is the driving force behind the progression the company is achieving in the market place. The introduction of new manufacturing equipment, innovative new products, a growing team and his attitude to continual improvement galvanises Mann McGowan as market leaders now and for the future.

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Russell Smith

Technical Manager

As Technical Manager Russell draws on his knowledge and experience from more than 40 years’ working in the company. He has been involved in most areas of the business including production, product development and sales, as well as overseeing on-site installations.

Russell’s expertise is critical in leading the fire and acoustic testing programme which is central to driving Mann McGowan to the forefront of the industry.

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Lucy Scott

General Manager

Having previously worked for Mann McGowan in the sales/admin office for 5 years, Lucy left to pursue a career in Accountancy.

Upon the successful management buyout in 2015, Lucy returned to the company to support Jamie in his drive and vision to make Mann McGowan the market leaders.

Lucy’s experience and skills gained in both Practice and Industry are invaluable to the company.

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Dave Boulton

Commercial Manager

Dave joined Mann McGowan in April 2017 bringing with him over 30 years’ experience in the passive fire protection industry. During his career he has been involved in commercial and technical support, product development and production management, and continues this with Mann McGowan.

Dave is also a member of the European Committee for Standardisation (CEN) for writing damper and grille standards.

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Tim Foster

Sales Manager

Tim joined Mann McGowan at the start of 2021, bringing sales and marketing experience from within the passive fire protection industry in both the UK and global markets.

Tim’s career also includes sales success in manufacturing and service industries worldwide within construction, automotive, motorsport and aerospace.

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Carole Kennedy

Sales Office Administrator

Carole joined Mann McGowan in February 1992 predominantly working within the Sales Office in an administrative role. This includes Sales Order Processing and logistics for both UK and overseas customers.

The part of the role Carole enjoys most is customer liaison; offering solutions or solving any transport issues. It’s a busy working environment so it’s essential Carole
understands our customers’ needs and requirements.

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Courtney Bassett

Internal Sales Administrative Assistant

Since July 2019 Courtney has played an active role within the sales department liaising with customers on a daily basis as well as carrying out general administration jobs.

Courtney has completed the foundation level in the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI) certificate of hardware and is now working towards stage 1.

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Emma Flanagan

Accounts Assistant

Emma joined Mann McGowan at the end of 2018, having worked in a variety of industries. She enjoys our fast paced office environment and alongside her role in accounts also assists the sales team when required. Emma is currently spending her spare time working towards her AAT level 2 qualification.