Meet The Team

Meet The Team

Chris Watson - Managing Director

Chris Watson - Managing Director

Chris has over 25 years’ experience in the electronic security industry, he set up Mint Security Systems in 2008 and it quickly became apparent that the business was set to grow. He is very interested in all the latest technology and his enthusiasm passes on to his customers and the rest of the team.

Daniel Cubbin - Senior Service Engineer

Daniel Cubbin - Senior Service Engineer

Experienced in the service and repair of security and fire systems Dan is our longest serving engineer, he has proved himself invaluable to the team. He is able to oversee our bigger jobs and works to an excellent standard.

Lee Benfold - Service Engineer

Lee Benfold - Service Engineer

Lee joined us 2014 with a background in CCTV installation, he is enthusiastic and friendly and will go the extra mile to get jobs finished on time and well.

Jason Best - Service Engineer

Jason Best - Service Engineer

Jason joined us in December 2017 as we are delighted to have won a contract with a major retailer which has stores the length & breadth of the country. Jason will be servicing the Intruder & Fire alarms for this retailer and also working alongside the rest of the engineers on installations.

Matt Smedley - Installation Engineer

Matt Smedley - Installation Engineer

Another car fanatic on the team! Matt has previous Alarm installation experience and has great rapport with customers.

Turan Marasli - Installation Engineer

Turan Marasli - Installation Engineer

Turan joined the team in 2015 he has an electrical and ariel installation background. Like Chris he is interested in all the latest technology and takes great pride in his work.

Phil Appleton - Assistant Installation Engineer

Phil Appleton - Assistant Installation Engineer

Phil and Chris have worked together for many years, Phil now works alongside all our engineers when we are out carrying installations, a physically demanding role that covers a wide range of duties.

Connor Whyles - Trainee Engineer

Connor Whyles - Trainee Engineer

Connor has been with us since April 2016. He is learning the ropes at a fast pace and has been a fantastic asset to the company. When he is not flying up & down ladders he can be found with his head under the bonnet of a Mazda or at a car show dreaming of his next purchase.

Kyle Hill - Trainee Engineer

Kyle Hill - Trainee Engineer

We welcomed Kyle to the team in September 2017, he has taken a completely new direction in his career and has taken to it like a duck to water. He is a people person having had customer service based roles previously and as our customer satisfaction is so important to us this should be a brilliant asset.

Paul Gratton - Operations Manager

Paul Gratton - Operations Manager

Paul joined the team in September 2017, he has spent the last 15 years working in the IT Industry and worked closely with Mint during this time. Paul will be working alongside Sarah & Chris to help continue to grow the business and develop existing relationships and will be visiting clients to carry out site surveys.

Sarah Prior - Office Manager

Sarah Prior - Office Manager

Sarah joined the Mint Security Systems team in 2013 whilst it was based on the Welbeck Estate. Sarah has the most difficult task of all overseeing the Engineers and making sure they are at their jobs on time and constantly liaising with customers. She comes from a customer service background and works incredibly hard to keep the office running as smoothly as possible.

Luke Fanshaw - Office Admin

Luke Fanshaw - Office Administrator

Luke studied Business at North Notts College, after successfully finishing the course he joined Sarah in the office. He is in charge of the social media side of the business, also covering the office 9.00-17.00. His hobbies include spending the majority of his wages on Shoes & Watches.

Milly - The Office Schnauzer

Milly - The Office Schnauzer

Milly is fantastic at hoovering up crumbs and jumps to attention as soon as the biscuit tin lid comes off! If you visit us she will bark a lot but she is really the sweetest little dog and loves her lunchtime walks along the Shireoaks canal.