Meet The Team

We are known for our innovative and collaborative approach to works.

As an Investor in People accredited company we focus on training and developing our staff. Our training and development programmes have established a workforce of multi-skilled operatives that deliver its services in an effective and efficient manner.

Our workforce is empowered to accept responsibility for planning and delivering their works. This approach provides end to end ownership of the work, minimises the number of operatives involved in delivering the work and hence helps create a positive relationship with residents whist the work is being carried out as access arrangements and any special requirements can be agreed between the operative and the resident.

The ASW Management Team

Anthony ThomasAnthony Thomas MBA, DipM

Managing Director

Anthony comes from a manufacturing background and has been with the company since 1999. He bought the company in 2006 and adopted lean manufacturing principles which helped drive the company’s continuing growth and efficiency. He has extensive experience of repairs and maintenance works in a wide range of sectors. Anthony is one of two board director of Cyfle, the South West Wales Shared Apprentice Scheme and is Chair of the Swansea Bay Construction Support Group.

Interests: Anthony enjoys fishing, motor boating and following Swansea City FC.

img_6715 cropped 5x7Ian James BSc Hons, MCIOB

Technical Director

Ian joined ASW following more than 30 years in the construction industry with major and regional construction companies. Ian looks after the support services within the company including health & safety, environmental, management systems, bid management and training.  Ian is Vice Chair of the Swansea Bay Construction Support Group.

Interests: Ian is the Disability Officer for Premier League Swansea City FC.

Mathew DalzielMathew Dalziel BSc Hons

Commercial Manager

Mathew joined ASW as commercial manager after a long career in a regional construction company. Mathew’s experience has helped drive wide ranging improvements to the company including the company’s bespoke property maintenance software.

Interests: Mathew is a FAW grass roots team leader coach for Camford AFC U8’s football team.

Paul Phillips HNC fd (cons)

Operations Manager

Paul joined ASW from a major Social Housing Provider to manage the fast growing operations team at the company. Paul brings a wide range of skills to the table and has already made some significant changes to try and drive greater efficiency and quality of product. An award winning natural leader who motivates his teams to deliver a high quality service for the client.

Interests: Paul loves fishing! An avid angler of all disciplines who is equally mad about his  football team Chelsea FC.

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