Meet Our Team

Adrian Paynter

Sales Account Manager
United Kingdom

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.

Amy Goad

HR & Office Administrator
United Kingdom

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.

Arran Bowie

Operations Assistant
United Kingdom

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 Daly

Office Administrator
North America

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 Domizi

Accounts Manager
United Kingdom

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

Charlotte Markey

Public Relations & Strategic Partnerships
United Kingdom

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 meet team photo

Christopher Gower

Graphic Designer
United Kingdom

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 Melvin

Operations Manager
North America

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.

Dale Bowie

Account Executive
United Kingdom

Dale joined GreenBlue Urban in August 2018 with an energy and passion to provide the best possible Customer Service!  He is excited about improving urban areas by helping to grow bigger and better trees because of the amazing benefits that they bring.

He is positive for the future and looks forward to the growing with the business and seeing our cities become greener and cleaner for future generations.

Daniel Steen

North America

Daniel works with our consulting team to bring our industry-leading systems into use on projects throughout North America.

Dean Bowie

United Kingdom

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 Giesbrecht

Purchasing Coordinator
North America

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 Rogolev

Stock Controller
United Kingdom

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!

Howard Gray

Sales Account Manager
United Kingdom

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.

Ian Markey

Credit Control Manager
United Kingdom

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.

James Dalrymple

Sales Account Manager
United Kingdom

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 Flood

Warehouse Operative
United Kingdom

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 Bailey

North America

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.

Jennifer Mooney

Business Development Administrator
North America

Jennifer Mooney acts as CEU Administrator for North America, helping in the facilitation of GreenBlue Urban’s many Continuing Education programs. She also assists in other administrative areas across the company.

Jolene Slaman

Design Assistant
North America

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

North America

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 Mumford

Purchasing Manager
United Kingdom

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 Page

Marketing Manager
United Kingdom

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 Gurka

Warehouse Operative
United Kingdom

Having been with GreenBlue for over 5 years, Luis has progressed from Warehouse Assistant to Stock Controller – managing the invaluable task of inventory levels, liaising with suppliers and supporting the Warehouse Manager in a very busy warehouse.

Marcella Polinski

Customer Services Coordinator
United Kingdom

Marcella joins us as an experienced customer service coordinator, having previously worked in a wholesale environment (books/entertainment products). Her main role within the company is to manage customer enquiries and process orders. Marcella frequently answers the phone so could be the first person you speak to when calling GreenBlue Urban. She is excited to work within a new industry and for the challenges her new role will bring.

Martin Murray

Operations Manager
United Kingdom

Martin has many years’ experience in transport, manufacturing and distribution. He has worked for some of the largest 3pl providers giving him a solid understanding of the challenges maintaining high expectations.

Martin holds a Transport Managers international CPC and in his spare time takes his son to compete in motorcycle trials events nationally.

Nigel Botterill

Director - North America
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 Bowie

Managing Director
United Kingdom

Paul tries to ensure everyone has a clear view of the company values and goals; and are happy in their work.

Richard Isaac

Account Manager
United Kingdom

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.

Romaine Allen

Customer Service Executive
United Kingdom

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 Bowie

Sales Executive
United Kingdom

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.

Spencer Allen

Customer Account Manager
United Kingdom

Spencer has over 25 years of sales and management experience across various sectors, including landscaping and commercial property.

Based in London, he is committed to strengthening Green Blue Urban’s mission to change the urban landscape, especially in the UK’s major cities.

Out of work Spencer enjoys spending time with his family, and walking the dog.

Shane Carpani

North America

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 Frost

Sales Manager
United Kingdom

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!

Tomas Ekroth-Smith

United Kingdom

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 Holmes

Business Development
North America

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 Kilbey

United Kingdom

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.