Leadership Team

Platinum have an extremely experienced and professional management team, with considerable backup from specialists in Human Resources, Health and Safety and Information Technology.

Our approach is ‘hands on’ and accessible. All levels of our management team are personally involved in the implementation and ongoing development of all our relationships.

 

Glen Cardinal - Managing Director

Over 20 years in the Technical Facilities Services Industry with 15 years at management level. Glen has successfully implemented and managed large corporate buildings for both private and public sector customers, and implemented and managed large national contracts consisting of large retail and commercial office building stock.

Glen is a strong communicator and man manager, and is currently responsible for the general management and growth of the Platinum business. He has  a sound technical background and a Master’s Degree in Facilities Management.

Graham Davenport - Business Development Director

Originally from an engineering and project management background Graham has extensive experience in both the private and public Facilities Management sectors. He has a passion for reviewing the customer’s business operations, understanding their requirements both short and long term. Always suggesting efficiencies, cost reductions and putting together and presenting a tailored solution to individual client requirements.

Matthew Hellicar - Operations Director

Matthew has over 24 year’s experience within the technical FM services industry. Having entered the industry as a skilled electrical technician he rapidly gravitated to management roles where he specialises in the delivery of technical FM services at all levels.

Matthew joined our senior management team in the position of Account Director where he is focused on the delivery of our corporate real estate and property managing agent clients.

Stuart Preston - SHEQ & Compliance Director

An Environmental & Safety Professional with over 20 years of experience gained in both soft & hard services within the fast paced and challenging facilities management environment. Achieving a variety of specialised qualifications inclusive of NEBOSH, IEMA and is an 18001 Lead Auditor. Stuart originally served his apprenticeship with Marconi Avionics moving into management and later into FM & SHEQ working for blue chip organisations such as Virgin Media & Carillion. Stuart joined Platinum in 2012.

Stuart’s key responsibilities include effective management of Health & Safety and Environmental Risk, compliance & quality standards, training & development and strategic planning,