Ben Angell-James

Technical and Quality Director for ACE Consultants

Ben has been involved with asbestos throughout a varied career. Week one with Inspectorate Casella in 1993 was a Preliminary Certificate in Asbestos Fibres from Bill Sanderson. After 10 years in London: Air Testing, Bulk Analysis, Surveying, Project Managing, Training

Toby Ford

Operations Director at Eton Environmental Group Ltd.

Toby started as an asbestos laboratory analyst in 1997 and then spent several years air monitoring and surveying. After then managing projects for various clients, including government agencies and major corporations, he moved to the technical side of the business

Jonathan Grant

Managing Director at Gully Howard Technical Ltd.

Jonathan’s experience with asbestos dates back to 1995 when he began work with Hampshire County Council’s Scientific Service. In 1996 he passed the asbestos P-Cert (now W504) and in 1999 passed the Certificate of Competence in asbestos. During this time

Paul King

Technical Manager, SGS MIS Environmental Ltd

Working in the industry for almost 20 years, first with MIS Environmental and upon acquisition, with SGS, Paul has worked on asbestos contaminated land, asbestos surveying and management consultancy and 4 stage clearance. Paul has held various management roles within

Sara Mason

Quality Manager, ABP Associates Ltd.

Sara began her career in the mid 1980’s working for Casella in London surveying, bulk analysis and air testing. Having spent many years in the field she now manages quality management, delivering training courses and providing technical support at ABP

Gary McKendrick

Managing Director at Omega Asbestos Consulting Ltd.

Gary has been a consultant since 1994, aged 18, where he quickly acquired the skills and CCP qualification to carry out all asbestos analysis, sampling and survey work. After 16 years with two employers, he found himself with a desire

Jean Prentice


Jean had a working life dominated by asbestos starting with an MSc Thesis in 1967, then R&D at Cape Asbestos Fibres Company and, after joining McCrone’s at the beginning of 1977, every possible aspect: research, teaching, microscopy, site work (from

Glen White

Operations Director at Broadland Group Ltd.

Glen started in the Industry in 1987 working as an insulation engineer and an asbestos removal operative. He served his first 10 yrs. in the industry working nationwide on power stations & refineries. He became refinery manager in 1992 responsible

Alan Willoughby

Director of Asbestos Compliance Ltd.

Alan was introduced to the asbestos industry in 2007 when he and Colette established Coal Consultants Ltd. Prior to this Alan had worked in the construction industry for just over 20 years. It was quite a bit of an eye

Colette Willoughby

Managing Director of Asbestos Compliance Ltd.

A highly qualified health and safety professional, Colette has an MA in Health and Safety Law and Environmental Law; and holds the Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health. Additionally, Colette is BOHS’ Principal Examiner (Asbestos), and holds the BOHS Certificate