Meet The Team

Steven King SSSLB

Steven King SSSLB - Managing Director

Steve started aged 16 as a drivers mate, delivering bridge beams to build the M25 and is still very hands on day to day. “I enjoy my work as I love a challenge, and boy have we had some challenges, made easier by working with great people and great kit to do a proper job”.

 

Sarah King GDB

Sarah King GDB - Quality Manager

Keeping the Transport Team in check for over 30 years, Sarah started aged 18 driving a 7.5 tonner and today is proud to work with a the fantastic team in the office, an experienced crew of drivers and the hardworking lads in the workshops.

 

Marie King

Marie King - Company Secretary

As the Manager of the accounts and admin department, Marie has responsibility for all financial matters including the Companies Insurances. The accounts ladies work well together to ensure we have happy staff and suppliers.

 

Nick Gingell CDB

Nick Gingell CDB - Business Operations Manager

Over 25 years of Operational management experience, originally a Retail Manager, joining the Road Transport Industry in 1998 as an LGV C+E DSA Driving Instructor, progressing to Operations Manager roles from 2001 onwards, including Docks Operations, Health and Safety Management, ADR Groupage Pallet Networks and most recently Heavy Haulage Solutions.

 

Bob Bennett GOG

Bob Bennett GOG - Customer Liaison

Coming from a Military background, Bob has over 20 years’ experience in the industry from Heavy Haulage driver to all aspects of abnormal loads and administration in the Transport Office.

 

Howard Buffham ARNG

Howard Buffham ARNG - Business Development

Former Royal Engineer, Howard has spent the last 20 years doing a plethora of tasks in the Transport Industry. Including abnormal Loads, specialist projects and developing further business opportunities.

 

Ian Roberts GMLA-L

Ian Roberts GMLA-L - Transport Planner

After many years in general haulage, Ian is the newest member of our team and has been a quick learner. Ian is now in charge of planning the day to day running of our diverse business, where no two days are the same.

 

James Hallier INAHC

James Hallier INAHC - Transport Solutions

The youngest member of the team! Started as a drivers mate, progressed to driving and now holding his own in the office. Technical issues are James’s forte and he’s a whizz on the computer.

 

Jerry Williams POTF

Jerry Williams POTF - Fleet Manager

He only came along to do a week’s YTS and more than 30 years on, Jerry finds himself settled into his position leading a team of experienced mechanics. Maintenance, servicing and repairs are taken care of in our purpose built workshops on site. AKA Sarah’s other ‘alf.

 

Tracey Lennox WWNS

Tracey Lennox WWNS - Transport Administration

From customer enquiries to invoicing, Tracey works hard supporting the transport team. She has found her niche, excelling in her role of credit controller – she’ll be on your case if you’re a slow payer………

 

Tina Frankcom

Tina Frankcom - Accounts administrator

One of our longest serving members of staff, having been with kings for 20 years. Tina assists with the running of the accounts office – like Marmite, you either love her or hate her, depending on which Accounting task she is undertaking.

 

Sarah Gingell

Sarah Gingell - HR Staff administrator

Sarah has joined us from an IT and Finance background – Managing all Staff Matters and publishing the monthly newsletter.