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Management
Team

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Management
Team

a55

Directors

Stephen
Turner

Stephen
Turner

Managing Director

Stephen founded Group55 in 1999 and continues to be the driving force that has helped to turn the business into one of the fastest-growing private label manufacturers in the UK.

Steve
Jones

Steve
Jones

Sales Director - Personal Care

Steve is a font of personal care knowledge and has over 30 years of experience in the industry. His understanding of private label manufacturing has helped many of our customers grow into established brands.

Martin
Breen

Martin
Breen

Sales Director – Pet Care

Martin has worked at Group55 for more than 15 years. Specialising in the pet care industry, he has helped to grow our own brand, Animology, into a global success. He now helps other pet care brands do the same by project managing all pet care private label projects.

Rob
Banks

Rob
Banks

Operations Director

Rob has over 20 years of operational management experience in the manufacturing industry. His role is to oversee all manufacturing and logistical operations within the business and ensure excellence throughout. With a meticulous, detail-focussed nature, Rob helps to deliver efficiency and consistency in production runs.  

Senior Management

Kate
Horton

Kate
Horton

Development & Process Manager

Kate is an award-winning formulation chemist with over a decade of experience in creating unique pet and personal care formulations for private label customers.

Adam
Warrington

Adam
Warrington

Marketing Manager

Adam has a broad range of marketing experience, working for a successful agency and a FTSE 100 giant before joining Group55. His role sees him manage Group55’s marketing efforts as well as assisting private label customers with branding and strategy.

Anna
Jacques

Anna
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.

Emma
Turner

Emma
Turner

Commercial Manager

Emma has worked on ‘both sides of the fence’ as a buyer for Asda and Pets at Home and as a commercial manager delivering branded and private label solutions to the UK’s leading supermarkets. Her experience helps brand owners and retailers create innovative and successful products.

Marc
Campbell

Marc
Campbell

Facilities & Engineering Manager

Marc is a talented engineer with more than 25 years of experience in the personal care contract manufacturing industry. His role at Group55 is to ensure that the facility and all of the production and warehouse equipment within it is operating safely and efficiently. 

Peter
Kelly

Peter
Kelly

Business Development Manager

Peter has over 25 years of sales and business development experience within the cosmetics and personal care industry. He has worked with some of the biggest – and some of the smallest – brands in the world, helping them to create products that are now household names.

Wendy
Crook

Wendy
Crook

Technical Manager

Wendy has more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and quality management. She is an expert in ISO and BRC standards and ensures that Group55’s manufacturing process remains of the highest quality.

Ben
Edgerton

Ben
Edgerton

Warehouse Manager

Ben is a vastly experienced warehouse manager with expertise in global logistics. He oversees Group55’s storage, distribution and fulfilment services.