Meet The Team
Chris Watson - Director
Chris has over 30 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.
Bridget Watson - Director
Bridget is a multitasking specialist, when it is your own business you muck in and do whatever is required, from photocopying to credit control to HR to tea making, keeping everyone happy is my aim.
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.
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.
Luke Fanshaw - Account Manager
Having started out as our Office Administrator Luke is now managing one of our largest customers. He is responsible for booking road trips for the engineers up and down the country, booking accomodation, liaising with Engineers and Stores. A keen car booter he spends what he makes on vintage suitcases and fabulous shoes.
Stephanie Leary - Admin Assistant
Profile coming soon
Daniel Cubbin - Senior 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 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 - Install 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.
Mark Stocks - Install Engineer
DIY is his thing, he may still be doing up his house in ten years time!. Always up for a laugh and ready to take the mick out of himself he is a fun member of the team. Happy to take on any challenge he cracks on and gets the job done.
Steve Questa - Service Engineer
Steve is Mr Sociable, it doesn’t matter where he is working or who is working with he will make friends. He also has an amazing repertoire of bar tricks. When he isn’t travelling around the country servicing for us he likes to take time out with his family, go to the gym and hike up mountains.
Kyle Hill - Install 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.
Chris Pimperton - Assistant Engineer
Ryan Clark - Assistant Engineer
Ryan joined us late in 2019 and is learning the ropes quickly under guidance from Dan, he is using his initiative and is an enthusiastic member of the team. He is a fan of getting up and hitting the gym before arriving at work.
Phil Appleton - Stores
Phil checks stock and keeps a beady eye on what the Engineers take from the storeroom. He puts together job kits and also helps out in the office by booking in services with customers and taking technical calls.
Milly & Fudge - Office Dogs
Main duties include begging for people’s lunches and hoovering up crumbs. They adore their walks at lunchtime over the Shireoaks old Pit and can be found lazing on the windowsill & office couch.