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 team in 2013 whilst it was based on the Welbeck Estate.
Supported by Steph she oversees the smooth running of the office and ensures customers are happy with works completed, suppliers are paid on time, invoices are paid and a 1001 other things involved with running a busy office!
Sarah also has a busy family life with two boys and enjoys being part of the community by supporting a local church.
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
Steph processes all the paperwork that the engineers produce. She follows up any jobs that need to be re visited, books in services and supports Sarah our Office Manager with all areas of admin.
A Mum of two energetic boys she enjoys a happy & busy family life.
Daniel Cubbin - Field Supervisor
Dan has been with us from almost the beginning and has grown along with the business, he has wealth of experience and has recently in 2020 been promoted to Field Supervisor from Senior Engineer.
He enjoys a brilliant working relationship with both the office and engineering teams liaising between the two to keep jobs running smoothly and shares an engineers point of view with Paul to ensure that from quotation to installation there are no hiccups.
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
Hard working and enthusiastic Chris carries out excellent installations and is often tipped by customers!
He is community minded and spent a lot of Lockdown volunteering by packing food parcels for vulnerable people through Bassetlaw Council.
A football fan he can be found sat quietly & happily in the local with a pint and a view of the big screen.
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.
Dale Metcalf - Service Engineer
Dale is proving an asset to the team having an electrical background. Methodical, steady and not the sort to panic he gets any job done in a professional & timely manner.
In his spare time he coaches teen football locally and enjoys spending time with his family
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.