The Brooksbank Team

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Senior Management 

Managing Director
Jonathan Brooksbank
Jonathan Brooksbank became the Managing Director over 20 years ago. Through insight, hard-work and solid leadership has since then made Brooksbank Valves an industry competitor.
Company Secretary + Financial Controller
Miranda Whitehead
Miranda Whitehead is our Company Secretary and Financial Controller. Miranda is a Chartered Management Accountant and a member of the CIPD, she brings 30 years’ experience in the engineering and manufacturing sector.
Operations Manager
Scott Piper
Scott Piper started out as a Royal Ordnance division area leader/CNC setter operator for BAE Systems before joining Airbus in a senior role. He has worked as a Production Manager for Adient, Jaguar Land Rover and Speake.
Senior Engineer
Matthew Hall
Matthew Hall oversees our design team and has over 10 years’ experience designing Brooksbank products. Matthew recently qualified in his Masters in Mechanical Engineering from the Open University.
Quality Assurance Manager
Richard Hardy
Richard Hardy has been a QA Manager both within and out the valve sector for several years. His focus has always been on introducing and improving company practices as well as being a champion of management systems.
Purchasing Manager
Lorna Brown
Lorna Brown is our Purchasing Manager and has over 32 years’ experience in the engineering industry and has been with Brooksbank Valves for 17 of those. Lorna is also a member of the CIPS.

Sales - Oil & Gas

Consultant Sales Manager
John Hampson
John Hampson works as a Sales Consultant for Brooksbank Valves. John started as an apprentice in the valve industry and has over 40 years of knowledge and experience in valves.
Head of Projects
Susan Middleton
Susan Middleton is our Head of Projects and has been with the company for over 16 years and brings a vast amount of project management through experience.
Sales Office Manager
Rachel Jennings
Rachel Jennings is our Sales Office Manager. She brings years of experience in the manufacturing industry through accounts and streamlining logistical processes to run more efficiently.
Regional Sales Representative - Americas
Sarah Millington
Sarah Millington Joined the team in 2017 and brings a wealth of experience from previous Sales Management roles, focusing on the UK, The United States and European markets.
Inside Sales Engineer (MRO)
Alan Darley
Alan Darley joined the company in 2019 and has spent 30 years in the process control industry previously working at Various control valve companies in The UK, The Middle East and Central Asia.
Sales Administrator
Sharon Inman
Sharon Inman is our Sales Administrator, she is in charge of dealing with all of our commercial sales enquiries and order administration. Sharon has been with Brooksbank Valves for over 5 years.
Project Administrator
Tim Weston
Tim joins us as an incredibly versatile worker with 21 years of customer service and 14 years of sales experience working in a variety of industries. Very strong business relationship building and administration skills put Project Administration at Brooksbank Valves in safe hands.

Sales - Defence 

Head of Projects
Steve Hartley
Steve Hartley joined Brooksbank Valves in 2018 as our Head of Defence Projects. He brings a vast array of experience and skills from his previous roles of Project and Application Engineering.
Senior Sales Coordinator
Jane Arkley
Jane Arkley is a Naval and Marine product specialist with over 30 years’ experience in the industry throughout a variety of roles, where she finally moved to sales and has been applying her expertise for the last 17 years.

​All of the Brooksbank team share our passion and vision for the future. We would not be where are now if it wasn’t for the dedication and expertise of every member of our organisation. Brooksbank Valves have a team of experts on hand, ready to assist in anyway possible. ​View our vacancies here ​​