Alun Aston, MD, BBCS
Alun Aston brings with him a wealth of knowledge having been in the cleaning industry for 21 years and is very much at the helm of our business. As Managing Director, Alun is responsible for overseeing BBCS's organic growth and along with his leadership team, drives the strategic direction of our business as well as being actively involved in establishing and maintaining good working relationships with our extensive portfolio of clients.
Kim Black, Operations & Acquistions Director
Kim Black has been in the cleaning industry for 20 years and during this time has gained a wealth of operational management experience in both the commercial and corporate sectors. Kim recently took on a dual role of overseeing and integrating new businesses through acquisitions along with supporting her team of Area Managers, running a number of key accounts and day to day operations of the business. Kim ensures her team deliver the highest levels of operational service delivery and customer service across BBCS’ diverse client portfolio.
Sam Andrews, Operations Director
Sam Andrews has over 20 years’ management experience in the cleaning industry and has been with BBCS for over 11 years. During this time she has been our BICS qualified trainer and assessor, with NVQ level 1 and 2, having initially been employed as an Area Manager. Sam is now an Operations and Quality Director and also oversees the safeguarding element for the company. She also heads up a team of dedicated Area Managers who oversee the service delivery platform as well as maintaining the strategic and operational running of their accounts with Commitment to Providing the Highest Level of Support and Quality.
Kevin Boland, Operations Director
Kevin Boland joined BBCS as Operations Director in 2016 and is responsible for covering London, The South and West of the UK. He has extensive experience in the cleaning industry of over 25 years. Kevin focuses on providing the best possible service to our customer through strong proactive management and total commitment to support his team of Area Managers and cleaning staff. Kevin has a hands-on approach and has the knowledge and depth of understanding across all service sectors.
Josie Marshall-Deane, Operations Director
Josie has been committed to the FM and cleaning Industry for over 30 years where she has gained a wealth of operational and managerial experience. She has held a number of key roles in both the public and private sector. Josie has a Level 7 BTEC Post Graduate Diploma in Management. Josie is both passionate and driven by the industry and brings a real depth of experience to BBCS.
Kevin Slaymaker, Sales Director
Kevin Slaymaker joined BBCS in March 2016 as Sales Business Development Manager and has recently been promoted to Sales Director. Kevin is responsible for meeting sales targets, marketing our services, responding to tender opportunities & using his competitive drive to secure high end contracts. Kevin has been very successful over his years in the cleaning industry.
Kimberly Patel, Operations Administration Manager
Kimberly Patel joined BBCS in 1996 and has taken on various roles within the company. She is now the Executive Chairman’s PA and is responsible for ensuring all administrative requirements are met efficiently, ensuring all office tasks are completed to an exceptionally high standard. Kimberly is also IOSH qualified and is responsible for monitoring and maintaining our robust Health & Safety System as well as conducting our ISO audits.
Mandy Quainton, Finance Manager, BBCS
Mandy Quainton is our Finance Manager and heads up our Finance team and ensures that all financial aspects of the business are processed correctly and efficiently. Mandy has been with BBCS for many years and has worked her way up through the business to now hold a very important and senior position.
Leona Taylor, Finance Manager, Optim Contract Services
Leona joined BBCS in 2018 and now manages the accounts team for our sister company Optim Contract Services. Leona has experience in managing small to large teams in accounts and administration within well known large corporations. With a focus on outstanding customer service, the team are ensuring all elements of the client’s accounts are well managed and accurate.
Agnes Haynes, Payroll Manager
Agnes Haynes recently joined the BBCS team as Payroll Manager in July 2019 and heads up our team of payroll administrators. She is responsible for ensuring wages are carried through to completion which are paid on a 4 weekly basis. Agnes has worked in Payroll & HR for many years and has gained a payroll diploma from CIPP (Charted Institute of Payroll Professional) in 1996. She has worked for well known organisations within the banking and educational sectors and is looking forward to the challenges ahead within Busy Bee.
David Sambrook - MD, Optim Contract Services
David Sambrook is Managing Director of Optim Contract Services Ltd and joined in 2013 and brings with him a wealth of expertise and experience. David has overseen the year on year growth of the company and has developed customer focussed teams committed to providing consistently high levels of service. David actively supports the operational teams, providing guidance and innovative solutions ensuring the delivery of the service promise.
Agne Salciunaite - Operations Manager, Optim Contract Services
Agne Salciunaite can draw on 5 years’ experience of supervising and managing housekeeping and public area cleaning in a prestigious London Hotel environment before enjoying two years in key account management. With high attention to detail and listening carefully to customer requirements Agne now leads a team of Area Contract Managers responsible for delivering service excellence to clients in the City and central London area.