Meet The Team

Here at Blackburn Chemicals we have a dedicated team full of industry professionals, with each member bringing a unique set of skills to our business.

John Covill
Managing Director
Based in the UK

Joined the company in 1984

Nicola Lord
Operations Director
Based in the UK

Joined the company in 2002

Phil Cooper
Technical Director
Based in the UK

Joined the company in 1998

Dave Haworth
Factory Manager
Based in the UK

Joined the company in 2016

Steve Abbey
Sales Manager Food & Surface Coatings
Based in the UK

Joined the company in 1991

Martin Wroe
Sales Manager Paper, Pulp & Tissue
Based in the UK

Joined the company in 1996

Alex Bekink
Area Manager Asia
Based in Malaysia

Joined the company in 2005

Jack Lamb
Sales Manager Construction & Food
Based in the UK

Joined the company in 2011

Simon Spurr
Sales Manager Surface Coatings
Based in the UK

Joined the company in 2020

John Halliwell
Account Manager Paper and Pulp
Based in the UK

Joined the company in 1997

Coen Louwe Kooijmans
Account Manager Food
Based in The Netherlands

Joined the company in 2002

Karsten Schulz
European Account Manager Paper, Pulp and Tissue
Based in Germany

Joined the company in 2004

Daniel Lecrompe
European Business Manager Paper and Pulp
Based in Belgium

Joined the company in 2004

Dave Selwyn
Account Manager Paper and Pulp
Based in the UK

Joined the company in 2015

Emily Woodcock
Technical Sales Engineer France
Based in France

Joined the company in 2020

Whitebirk Industrial Estate,
Blackburn, Lancashire,
BB1 5SX, England
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