Meet the Team

SIG Design & Technology is a growing company with an expert team whose job it is to meet and look after enquirers and customers across the UK and providing plenty of expert roofing advice.

Find Your Local Advisor - Map
Find Your Local Advisor - Map

Specification Team

The team are always out and about meeting architects, specifiers and main contractors. Click on the interactive map to identify which specification manager covers your area and get in touch with them direct via Linkedin, telephone or email.

Sitting alongside our National Specification Managers we also have teams who provide specialist knowledge on Hard Metals, SIGnature Bituminous Membranes and Slate. Here we introduce you to them.

You can find which specification manager covers your area by clicking here on our interactive map or search the list below for detailed information about your local advisor.

Sales Management Team

Ross Finnie Meet the Team Web Page ImageRoss Finnie, Sales Director

Ross leads the sales team.  You will also have seen him writing on our blog and he also put together our CPD Seminar ‘A Structured Approach to Roof Specification and Design’. As flat roofing options become more complex, the CPD addresses how to achieve the right balance of performance, aesthetics and cost for each project.
Email: rossfinnie@sigdandt.co.uk

Connect with Ross on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 

SIGnature ProfilesRob Edwards, National Specification Manager and Specification Manager – North West of England and North Wales

Rob looks after our specifier and contractor clients in North Wales, Lancashire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester, Cheshire and Derbyshire.

Email: robedwards@sigroofing.com

Connect with Rob on Linkedin here.
 
 
 

Andy Meet the Team Web Page ImageAndy Bright, National Business Development Manager – Liquids

Andy is National Business Development Manager for liquids.

Andy contributed to our blog post about re-roofing in action – Replacing a Supermaket Flat Roof in 3 minutes.

Email: andrewbright@sigdandt.co.uk
 
 
 
 
 
 

SIGnature ProfilesIan Dryden, SIGnature National Business Development Manager and SIGnature Specification Manager – Midlands

Ian is SIGnature National Business Development Manager.

SIG Design & Technology has launched a website specifically for schools, called FixMySchoolRoof.com. The website provides advice and information about school roofs, and explains how schools can obtain grant funding for repairs and replacement.

Email: iandryden@sigplc.com

Connect with Ian on Linkedin here.
 
 

Design & Technology Regional Coverage

SIGnature ProfilesCameron MacAndrew, Specification Manager – Scotland

Cameron looks after our clients in the whole of Scotland and Cumbria .

Cameron was involved in the Re-roofing a building when in use: Vue Cinema Doncaster.

Email: cameronmacandrew@sigdandt.co.uk

Connect with Cameron on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 

Lisa Morris, Specification Manager North – East of England

Lisa looks after our specifier and contractor clients in Northumberland, Tyne & Wear, Durham, Yorkshire amd Humberside.

Email: lisamorris@sigroofing.com

Connect with Lisa on Linkedin here.
 

Hitesh Meet the Team Web Page ImageHitesh Pattni, Specification Manager – Midlands and North West London

Hitesh is out on the road across the Midlands and North West London. He visits clients in Staffordshire, Worcestershire, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, West Midlands, Warwickshire, Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and North West London.

Email: hiteshpattni@sigdandt.co.uk

Connect with Hitesh on Linkedin here.

 
 

SIGnature ProfilesIan Hayward, Specification Manager – South Wales and South West of England

Ian is out on the road across the Welsh Border counties, Gloucestershire, Pembrokeshire, Shropshire, Herefordshire, Carmarthanshire, Brecon and South Wales.  He also covers the South West of England down into Bristol, Somerset, Devon, Cornwall and Wilshire.

Email: ianhayward@sigdandt.co.uk

Connect with Ian on Linkedin here.

 
 

SIGnature ProfilesChrista Coe, Specification Manager – South of England and South London

Christa visits our clients across the South of London plus East and West Sussex, Berkshire, Hampshire. Surrey, Kent and Dorset.  She also visits clients in the Channel Islands.

Christa was involved in the Guildford Crematorium project where the copper roof was replaced with a PIB membrane coloured with real flakes of copper.

Email: christacoe@sigdandt.co.uk

Connect with Christa on Linkedin here.
 

SIGnature ProfilesSam Holt, Specification Manager – East of England and North East London

Sam covers the North East of London plus Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Essex.

Email: samholt@sigroofing.com

Connect with Sam on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 
 
 

Major Projects

SIGnature ProfilesAndy Wells, Business Development Manager – Wates

Email: andywells@sigplc.com

Connect with Andy on Linkedin here.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

SIGnature ProfilesNeil Sprackling, Business Development Manager – Supply Chain

Email: neilsprackling@sigplc.com

Connect with Neil on Linkedin here.

 

 

SIGnature Bituminous Membrane Regional Coverage

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Exclusive to SIG Design & Technology, the SIGnature range is a torch-applied built up roofing system for flat and pitched roofs which is robust, tried and tested. Intended for both new work and overlay projects and offering different warranty packages dependent on the underlay option selected. The SIGnature range will ensure that you can tailor the system to your client’s requirements, and come in on budget.

SIG Design & Technology has launched a website specifically for schools, called FixMySchoolRoof.com. The website provides advice and information about school roofs, and explains how schools can obtain grant funding for repairs and replacement.

To find your local bituminous specification manager click here on our interactive map or search the list below for detailed information.

SIGnature ProfilesIan Dryden, SIGnature National Business Development Manager and SIGnature Specification Manager – Midlands

Ian is SIGnature Specification Manager for the Midlands, East of England, North East of England and Wales. He is also the National Business Development Manager for SIGnature.

Email: iandryden@sigplc.com

Connect with Ian on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 
 

Graeme MacQueen, SIGnature Specification Manager – North

Graeme looks after our SIGnature clients in the whole of  Scotland and the North of England.

Email: grahammacqueen@sigplc.com

Connect with Graeme on Linkedin here.
 

SIGnature Specification Manager – South

For all enquiries please contact Ian Dryden on iandryden@sigplc.com

Zinc & Copper Regional Coverage

We have a dedicated Hard Metals Microsite you should visit with details of all the products, manufacture and installation.

Simon Walker, Category Manager Zinc & Copper

SIGnature ProfilesCategory Manager Simon Walker contributes to our blog posts about zinc, copper and stainless steel roofing and cladding including this one about Zinc shingles on a unique cliff house in Salobrena. He also put together our CPD ‘Specifying Hard Metals: Choosing the Right Product for the Project’.  As the popularity for hard metal products grows, this CPD equips the specifier with better knowledge of hard metal roofing and cladding systems.

Email: simonwalker@sigplc.com

Connect with Simon on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 

Paul Cousins Meet the Team Web PagePaul Cousins, Business Development Manager – West

Paul supports our specification managers on Zinc and Copper projects.

Paul was involved in the project at the Princess Elizabeth Hospital, Guernsey. Click here to see a time lapse video showing the replacement of the tiled roof with a zinc standing seam metal roof.

Email: paulcousins@sigroofing.com

Connect with Paul on Linkedin here.
 
 
 

Tony Oakes Meet the Team Web Page ImageTony Oakes, Business Development Manager – East

Tony supports our specification managers on Zinc and Copper projects.

Email: tonyoakes@sigroofing.com

Natural Slate Regional Coverage

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As the largest supplier of Natural Slate in the world, we have built an enviable reputation for quality and consistency. Since our inception in 2005, SIGA Slate has sought to bring simplicity to the market through the clarity, consistency and efficiency of our products and services. We have been able to build long-lasting relationships with our customers thanks to the transparency we offer through test certificates for contractors and architects.

Find out which slate specification manager covers your area by clicking here on our interactive map or search the list below for detailed information about your local advisor.

SIGnature ProfilesJeremy Cline, Sales Director Slate & Clay

Jeremy has been in construction for over 30 years specializing in Natural Slate for 20 years and clay for 7 years, working directly for manufacturers including one of the largest slate quarrying groups in Spain. He’s always worked alongside architects, and looks after the Slate team.

Email: jeremycline@sigroofing.com

Connect with Jeremy on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 

SIGnature ProfilesAlex Grant, Specification Manager – Scotland

Alex (pronounced Alec) has many years of experience in the Natural Slate industry, having worked for both Welsh and Spanish quarrying groups, he covers the whole of Scotland.

Email: alexgrant@sigroofing.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

SIGnature ProfilesChris Biddick, Specification – Manager North of England and North Wales

Chris worked for a British quarry for many years and looks after Natural Slate for the North of England and North Wales

Email: chrisbiddick@sigroofing.com

Connect with Chris on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 
 
 

SIGnature ProfilesTerry Fearfield, Specification Manager – South West of England

Terry has over 30 years’ experience in the roofing industry including quarry experience. He covers Natural Slate in Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Avon, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and Oxfordshire and Hereford and Worcester, and South Wales as well.

Email: terryfearfield@sigroofing.com

Connect with Terry on Linkedin here.
 
 
 

SIGnature ProfilesRoy Clarkson, Specification Manager – London, Anglia and Midlands

Roy is an extremely experienced specification manager having worked within the roofing industry for 25 years and has spent the last 15 years focusing specifically on Natural Slate.  He covers Natural Slate for North London, East Anglia and the Midlands.

Email: royclarkson@sigroofing.com

 
 
 
 

Daniel Madell, Specification Manager South of England and South London

Daniel covers Natural Slate for the South of England and South London.

Email: danielmadell@sigroofing.com

Connect with Daniel on Linkedin here.

Management Team

SIGnature ProfilesMike Crook, Trading Director

Mike has P&L responsibility at SIG Design & Technology and his role is to grow the business for all stakeholders – suppliers, investors, employees and customers.

Connect with Mike on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Ross Finnie Meet the Team Web Page ImageRoss Finnie, Sales Director

Ross leads the sales team.  You will also have seen him writing on our blog and he also put together our CPD Seminar ‘A Structured Approach to Roof Specification and Design’. As flat roofing options become more complex, the CPD addresses how to achieve the right balance of performance, aesthetics and cost for each project.

Connect with Ross on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 
 

SIGnature Profiles

Jeremy Cline, Sales Director Slate & Clay

Jeremy has been in construction for over 30 years specializing in Natural Slate for 20 years and clay for 7 years, working directly for manufacturers including one of the largest slate quarrying groups in Spain. He’s always worked alongside architects, and looks after the Slate team. He’s also covering the South & South East.

Connect with Jeremy on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 
 

SIGnature Profiles

Dave Schofield, D&T Operations Director

Dave’s new role as D&T Operations Director will see him overseeing all commercial operations in the company including order capture for all categories. He will be working more closely with hauliers, but continue his good relationship with the branches to ensure as Design and Technology grows further we maintain our excellent relationship for customer service.

Connect with Dave on Linkedin here.
 
 
 
 

Steve Cleminson Meet the Team Web PageSteve Cleminson, Technical Director

Our in-house technical team continues to expand. The team is headed up by Technical Director Steve Cleminson, whom you may have seen in our instructional videos.

Steve also knows all about our DATAC accredited roofing contractor scheme.

Connect with Steve on Linkedin here.

Get in touch

Our managers are active on Linkedin, and the team are also on Twitter at @SIGDesignTech. Feel free to get in touch with us when you are in need of specialist roofing advice. You can also follow our Linkedin Company Page.

Not sure who covers your area? Download our interactive guide, which includes a map of each manager’s area of operation, email addresses, telephone numbers and links to their Linkedin profiles.