Discover who’s who at Kensa Heat Pumps, the UK’s market leading ground source heat pump manufacturer.


James Standley

Managing Director

James is responsible for delivering customer and shareholder value through Kensa’s manufacturing, field delivery, technical support and NPD activities.

Guy Cashmore

Technical Director

Co-founder of Kensa, Guy oversees Kensa's technical service department, leads research and development, designs new Kensa products, and delivers training and lectures to staff, students and export distributors.

John Barker-Brown

Special Projects Manager

John joined Kensa in 2006 and is responsible for growing Kensa’s profile and presence in the heat pump market and ensuring operations and projects are consistent with industry standards.

Kate Clarke

Financial Controller

Kate has a background in both private and public finance, in sectors ranging from services to manufacturing. She is responsible for running the finance and admin department and dealing with the day to day financial matters.


Stephanie Gregory

Marketing Manager

Stephanie is responsible for the marketing and business development of the Kensa Group and its subsidiaries, Kensa Heat Pumps and Kensa Contracting.

Laura Kotula

Marketing Executive

Coming soon

Technical Sales

David Billingsley

Technical Sales Manager

David is the Technical Sales Manager for Kensa Heat Pumps.

Steve Costello

Business Development

Coming soon

Paul Dennison

Sales Manager

Paul is the Sales Manager for Kensa Heat Pumps. He joined Kensa in 2007 to spearhead sales through the expanding distributor and installer networks and to manage Kensa's in-house sales team.

Daisy Hornsby

Sales Executive

Coming soon

Technical Support

Darren Veal

Technical Sales Support & Commissioning Engineer

Coming soon

Tom Worth

Technical Sales Support

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Todd Whymark

Technical Sales Support

Coming soon

Kensa Group Board

Matthew Taylor


Matthew Taylor, Lord Taylor of Goss Moor joined Kensa as Non-Executive Chairman on 1st February 2014.

Simon Lomax


CEO of The Kensa Group and former Chair of the GSHPA, Simon has overseen Kensa's rise to UK market leader status and has been heavily involved in policy discussions at Westminster and Whitehall as a Top Tier Stakeholder to BEIS.

Miranda Freeborn-Swan

Non-Executive Director

A founder board member and major shareholder, Miranda was influential in establishing the company’s early product and service offering, utilising a background in retail management and human resources.

Mel Adderley

Finance Director

A qualified Chartered Accountant, Mel joined Kensa in 2009 as Finance Director and provides overall financial advice and control and supports the finance team in fulfilling its duties.

Trevor Howard

Non-Executive Director

Trevor has been involved in the South West business community for the last 15 years advising companies on strategy, financing, growth and investment.

Trevor sits on the Kensa Group Board as a Non-Executive Director.