The Thermatic Group was established in 1971 and over this 50 year period we have continued to broaden our range of technical services, delivered nationwide to our blue chip customers. While we continue to grow and adapt to change, our focus on technical skills and our passion for building services engineering will always be at our core.
Providing technical FM services nationwide to the commercial, industrial and public sectors.
Providing energy management and cost reduction to the commercial, industrial, social housing and education sectors.
Providing technical installation, repair and maintenance services to the social housing sector across the UK.
As a service business, it's our people who set us apart. Our leadership team all come from different industries and backgrounds, ensuring that we always keep things fresh and challenge the status quo. The team all share one thing in common and that's a passion for customer service.
Lee has over 15 years of experience in senior management positions delivering technical services across large and multisite estates. He has excelled in various aspects of operations & business development with a track record of increasing sales and profits.
Lee started his career with the HM Prison Service in the Estates Team at the age of 18 years old and quickly demonstrated a desire to progress into a management and leadership role.
After 10 very successful years within the Public Sector Lee moved to the private sector to a small regional HVAC service and maintenance business and quickly developed them into a very reputable national provider by on boarding a number of large blue-chip national customers.
Upon joining Thermatic Technical FM Ltd in 2016 as General Manager to a small team, Lee quickly started to create a culture built around the passion of the people within the business. The company has now grown beyond recognition, with over 150 field based service engineers, providing a full range of technical services to a continually expanding portfolio of Blue Chip customers across the UK.
In his spare time Lee likes to spend time with his family and has a passion for renovating and developing property.
Although Jen started her professional career in finance within a building controls business in the north, she quickly found an interest within energy and building management, moving into a customer facing role, creating energy management solutions for a wide range of clients.
From there Jen focused on training up in this field, specifically around remote monitoring and other cost reduction technologies. She relocated to London in 2014, heading up the customer support business development team for SSE Enterprise Energy Solutions. In the following years Jen worked with energy performance contracts, BEMS and Remote technologies at BMSI as Head of Energy Solutions.
Jen joined the Thermatic team in early 2020, to head up Thermatic Energy Services and continue to push the boundaries of energy management and build a strong team of industry experts to support both existing and future Thermatic clients.
Jen often speaks at green tech events and is passionate about bringing women into engineering. In her free time, she enjoys camping, hiking and travelling with her young family.
Karl initially came into social housing refurbishment through an electrical route as a time served electrician. He progressed into a management role in 2002 when he commenced working for Bramall Construction and eventually became the M&E Manager for the business. After joining ROK Maintenance and Build, Karl became Operations Leader for the North of England.
Karl has been the Managing Director for Thermatic Homes since its conception in 2014. During that time he has successfully grown the business to become a national provider of build services, renewable technologies, mechanical and electrical services for main contractors and housing associations alike.
Colin has spent his career in the field of energy and facilities management, in a number of leadership roles. From his initial appointment as a Director of the GSH Group in 1992, he helped grow the UK business before taking up leadership roles in Mainland Europe and the USA. On returning to the UK as CEO he led the business through an IPO and listing on the AIM market in 2005.
With a passion for finding and developing talented people, Colin is helping steer the strategic direction of the Thermatic Group, as the company continues to develop technology led solutions to building owners and managers. Colin also serves as a Board Member at the Salford Foundation.
Colin has a degree in Energy Engineering from Edinburgh Napier University and in his spare time likes to get back to Scotland, to enjoy the outdoors, hillwalking and cycling.
Natalie began her career in accountancy practice working with a range of businesses within the SME sector. She developed her skills in Statutory Reporting, Auditing and Taxation whilst studying towards her Chartered Accountancy qualification with the ACCA. Her career developed at a time of changing technology within the accountancy world, which gave a bank of fresh ideas to take into her future roles.
Natalie was originally appointed as Finance Manager within Thermatic Technical FM, to support the quick growth of the business and build a strong finance team, before subsequently being appointed Finance Director. Her duties focus on providing the management team with precision reporting to assist in the day-to-day operational activities, ensuring efficiency and profitability, whilst also having an input in the strategic decision making by the senior management team.
Outside of work, Natalie enjoys socialising with friends and family, travelling and has a passion for food. She also has a more creative side and is particularly interested in designing interiors.
Paul is a chartered accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He originally trained in Audit and Advisory services with Deloitte before moving away from practice into several leadership roles across a range of sectors.
Paul has significant experience within private equity backed businesses with a focus on both organic and acquisitive growth. Paul is focussed on developing a next generation finance team at Thermatic that delivers value and insight to the business.
Paul has a first-class degree in Mathematics from Liverpool University and in his spare time enjoys watching rugby and walking with his border collie.
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