Our Management Team

Meet our Senior Management Team

Stephen TurnerStephen Turner

Managing Director

Stephen founded Group55 in 1999. He advises customers in sales, marketing, brand development, NPD, global strategy planning and private label manufacturing.

Martin BreenMartin Breen

Sales Director – Pet Care

Martin has worked at Group55 for more than 15 years in sales and marketing working with pet product retailers and brand owners in more than 50 countries.

Sales Director – Personal Care

Steve has worked in the personal care industry for more than 30 years and has an in-depth understanding of contract manufacturing personal care products.

Anna JacquesAnna Jacques

Purchasing Manager

Anna has worked at Group55 for more than 15 years in operations and is responsible for purchasing, logistics, stock control and international documentation.

Kate HortonKate Horton

Technical Manager

Kate has more than 10 years experience in chemistry. She is expert in formulation chemistry and the CLP regulations that control animal cleaning solutions.

Quality    Manager

Wendy has more than 30 years experience in manufacturing and quality management. She is expert in ISO and BRC standards and quality systems.

Engineering Manager

Marc has more than 25 years experience as an engineer working in the personal care contract manufacturing industry.

Production Manager

Leon has more than 20 years experience working in liquid filling having worked in both the brewing and personal care industries.

Hannah LuptonHannah Lupton

Accounts Manager

In addition to being the company Accounts Manager, Hannah also project manages our larger manufacturing contracts.