The Management Team

Terry Nicholls

Managing Director

Terry is an experienced and commercially aware Company Director, covering positions at Programme, Operations and Managing Director level. He has developed a highly experienced team at Lightfoot with a focus on the customer and has successfully introduced the ISO 9001 standard into 3 organisations.

A proponent of Safety and Risk management, strict Configuration Control underpinned by proactive Obsolescence management, he has formulated the robust support systems within Lightfoot today.  With a strong appetite and history of embracing a partnering approach with customers, he was rewarded with a BAE Systems ‘Chairman’s Award’ for enhancing customer performance.

Qualified to Master’s level, he is a Chartered Manager who has attained ‘Fellow’ status for his formulation and introduction of a ‘Learning Culture/Knowledge Pool.

Steven Rodgers

General Manager

Steve is a time served ex-Royal Navy Artificer Apprentice who left at the rank of WARRANT OFFICER.

Since leaving the Royal navy his personal development has included learning a Marine Surveying top up degree at Masters Level which had Business Management and Quality Control Modules attached to it.

Overseeing the last ISO:9001 audit received no major or minor notifications and assessed process developed by Steve as having Best Practice elements in some areas.

Steve currently overseas LDL’s MOD tasking and acts as our direct liaison, where he has developed strong working relationships with MET-RA.

A valued member of the team and a capable and competent Incorporated Engineer, Steve brings a wealth of experience to the supporting infrastructure and quality culture found within the company.

Joseph Mills

Aviation Production Manager

Nikki Cresswell

Business Systems Support Manager

Mark Pollard

Maritime & Land Production Manager

Christopher Beresford

Compliance Manger

Chris comes from a military background and has coupled this with a strong industrial engineering upbringing. Due to this, he has been able to guide the company through some complex engineering problems, developing innovative solutions that satisfy our clients’ needs whilst ensuring compliance to the ever important regulatory legislations that we work under.

Overseeing the programmes within Lightfoot, Chris uses the standard methodologies from Prince2 and MSP. He has successfully delivered international projects and has built a wealth of experience in delivering outcomes and overcoming barriers.

Tim Boscowan

Bahrain Operations Manager

Tim has been with the company as an engineer now for in excess of 20 years. During this time, he has built up an in-depth knowledge in all areas of HVAC and Refrigeration. From the UK to Japan and many places in between, Tim has travelled the world managing projects, installing, commissioning and repairing HVAC and Refrigeration systems in many varied applications and on many different types of equipment.

Tim’s wealth of experience makes him not only a profound commissioning engineer; but he has the ability to articulate professional and sensible advice to anyone that requires assistance with design, maintenance scheduling, fault-finding, obsolescence – the list goes on.

Christopher Kelly

Engineering Manager and Design Lead

Christopher is an experienced design/commissioning engineer with 30 years HVAC specific experience. He holds an in depth working knowledge of HVAC systems and is able to apply years of experience to develop solutions to problems whether they are in service or at the design stage.

He is fully conversant with current available commercial equipment and keeps himself up to date with the cutting edge technology that is being tested for or being introduced into industry.

His depth of knowledge and uncanny sixth sense understanding of complex refrigeration, A/C and ventilation systems makes him an excellent trouble-shooter and role-model to the other engineers.