HR & Office Administrator
Amy joins us as an experienced Office Manager having worked in the Security Industry. She is responsible for the day to day running of the office, including HR requirements. Amy is excited to work within a new industry and for the challenges her new role will bring.
Sales Account Manager
Adrian works in the Northern office along with James ensuring Landscape architects and contractors are well-equipped to specify and plant trees successfully in urban environments. This also involves occasional face to face contact with customers.
We are pleased to welcome Arran Bowie who joins to assist Lloyd Mumford with Procurement and Product Development. His main role objectives will be to process and manage soil and special orders, assist with development projects including product testing and managing stock control.
Carol is the main point of contact for processing orders and managing customer service inquiries in North America. She handles incoming telephone inquiries, and follows up proposals and potential projects to ensure that GreenBlue can meet project requirements and deadlines. Carol also works with the accounting team to provide prompt and accurate reports.
Carol is responsible for all aspects of sales and business development for Spain. She is fluent in Spanish and English.
Carol is looking forward to forging new relationships with contractors and clients in Spain and helping to support projects for a sustainable and green environment
Public Relations & Strategic Partnerships
Charlotte is very active researching and meeting key policy makers in government and industry, not only in the UK but also in Europe. She is an academic with BA (Hons) degree in Classics, MA in Social and Political Philosophy and is currently studying for her PhD in Renaissance Literature. As if all this wasn’t enough, she is also studying for an RTPI accredited MSc in Urban Planning!
Chris joins the team with a passion for design, animation and video. He’s passionate about what GreenBlue Urban stands for and looks forward to an exciting future within the company.
Craig is responsible for ensuring that the North American office is aware of all relevant projects in our industry, in view of securing an opportunity to provide our world-leading products for long-term urban tree health and sustainable infrastructure. He follows up on projects and proposals in order to serve clients with the best possible support. Craig regularly contacts our customers and potential clients to build profitable relationships regarding ongoing and upcoming projects. He also manages the day-to-day operations of the North American office, including IT.
Daniel works with our consulting team to bring our industry-leading systems into use on projects throughout North America.
Dean founded GreenBlue Urban Limited as Greenleaf in 1992. He is passionate about urban trees being given the best possible resources and environment in which to thrive and travels the globe propagating his enthusiasm to governments and local authorities.
More recently, Dean has developed his expertise to integrate Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SuDs) technology with optimum Urban Tree Pit design, championing the movement into storm water management utilising urban trees.
Frank is responsible for sourcing and setting up cost effective and stock efficient supply agreements for the North American operation, ensuring the highest level of quality in all our products. He builds strong relationships with our partner suppliers and contract manufacturers. Frank has a keen eye for improving quality and reducing costs in our manufacturing processes.
Georgij assists the Warehouse Manager and is instrumental in ensuring your goods are in stock as much as possible. Georgij hails from Latvia and competes in Ju-Jitsu competitions in his spare time. No messing with Georgij!
Business Development Executive
Helen is a highly experienced Client Manager within the Financial Industry. Many of her previous roles in this sector included sales generation so she is looking forward to applying these skills to her new role and ultimately helping to further grow a business with such a worthwhile purpose – to create a sustainable urban environment and protect our trees.
Helen has recently obtained an HND in Photography an area she has a great passion for.
Sales Account Manager
Howard spends much of his time travelling. He carries out CPD presentations and site visits to assist contractors with their tree planting projects ensuring GreenBlue benefits are understood and his enthusiasm for this is legendary.
With nearly 40 years of experience planting trees in urban settings having worked with Dean during his school holidays, and is committed to seeing every tree getting the best possible opportunity to attain its potential.
Credit Control Manager
Ian is our Credit Control Manager – based in Sidmouth Devon, It is a vital role because if customers don’t pay, other customers have to pay more! And no one wants that!
Ian is a qualified chef and we wish he worked at head office instead.
Sales Account Manager
James has been part of GreenBlue Urban Limited since the early days of Greenleaf.
As a director he has seem many changes and developments over the years and shares Dean’s passion of urban tree success. He splits his time between spreading the understanding of good tree planting practice through CPD presentations and blog posts; and assisting clients and Specifiers with technical issues and questions
Jeff has a wealth of logistics and warehouse experience always giving his best to ensure customers receive their goods as they would like to find them. When not working he tours the country on a Custom Motorcycle
Jeremy carries out continuing education seminars to industry professionals including landscape architects, urban designers and planners, civil engineers, and arborists. He spends most of his time out of the office, whether at client offices providing project support and best practice methodology, delivering presentations at industry conferences, or reviewing job sites and assisting contractors with installation support. Jeremy also lectures at universities across North America on various green infrastructure, sustainable development, and urban forestry topics.
Jolene is a CAD Designer in the North American office that works to ensure our clients receive professional drawings and specification assistance for every project. She helps provide detailed schematics and drawings that are utilized in the manufacturing of our products and the assembly of tree pits in even the most custom project applications.
Matthew Werle is a consultant at GreenBlue Urban, where his strong background in developing sustainable solutions for green infrastructure is an asset to GreenBlue Urban’s commitment to creating sustainable cities. He is excited to be part of the GreenBlue team and continue building his relationships with landscape architects, civil engineers, urban designers, and contractors to facilitate sustainable green and blue infrastructure in cities across southeastern United States.
Lloyd looks after company procurement and manages special orders for bespoke customer requirements. He is a great fan of Lean Management techniques to maximise efficiency which is great because this ensures our customers get the best possible deals. Lloyd also monitors the ISO systems to ensure efficiency and quality are constantly maintained.
Louise joins GreenBlue Urban Ltd as Marketing Manager. Having previously worked for a Scientific Component Manufacturer she brings a wealth of experience in all channels of Marketing.
She is excited by the prospect of a new industry and discovering how GreenBlue Urban assist with establishing the future of the urban landscape.
Luis takes over when Bruce is away and is an ace of the forklift trucks!
Director - North America
Nigel is a Director of GreenBlue Urban North America. He oversees all departments of the North American team from a senior management perspective and is responsible for reviewing staff performance and chairs weekly staff meetings with the NA team.
Paul tries to ensure everyone has a clear view of the company values and goals; and are happy in their work.
Richard is the most recent member of the team to join GreenBlue Urban Ltd. Highly experienced in Customer Service with his previous role as a Customer Service Manager.
Richard is highly motivated and will go the extra mile to ensure our customer needs are met. He is excited by the prospect of a new industry and discovering how GreenBlue Urban can make a difference to the world of urban landscaping and the environment we live in.
Customer Service Executive
Romaine joins us in the position of customer service assistant. Her main role within the company is to manage customer inquiries and process orders.
Romaine frequently answers the phone so could be the first person you speak to when calling GreenBlue Urban. Romaine is very much looking forward to helping look after our customers.
Roy gained his product knowledge in the warehouse picking and packing orders before working his way into the estimating role preparing quotations and proposals for customers.
He is now coordinating projects and liaising with clients within the South of England and also working with overseas distributors and specifiers, advising on products and soil volumes to ensure the longevity of tree life.
Program Development Manager
Shane is responsible for finding unique ways to attract prospects to GreenBlue Urban. He specializes in content strategy in order to make GreenBlue a valuable resource that resonates with landscape architects, urban designers, civil engineers, arborists, and other industry professionals, so that they are naturally attracted to GreenBlue and the solutions we provide. Shane also works with industry associations to provide GreenBlue Urban’s expertise at green infrastructure conferences across North America.
Shane ensures the systems and resources of the Sales Team are well managed to ensure it is as easy as possible for customers to place orders by giving them a service that makes them want to actively enthuse about us! We love recommendation! His goal is for our Customers to become loyal fans promoting the company to their friends and colleagues!
Tom has recently joined the company tasked with provision of quotations, working to ensure customers get the prices they need, when they need them.
Troy supports our consulting team by coordinating presentations across North America. He further expands GreenBlue Urban’s market reach, while supporting urban landscape professionals with our increasing CEU opportunities.
Zoe manages both the company sales and purchase ledgers, along with producing financial management reports.
GreenBlue Urban strive by their Mission, Vision & Values as an employer have a responsibility to the workforce to ensure a happy and safe place of work.
By promoting a strong work ethic and a positive attitude GreenBlue Urban provide an environment that is based on trust with cooperation from all which is fundamental to allow employees to grow personally and professionally.