5 Minutes With… Howard Bottomley, MD of TAP

In the latest instalment of our FM industry executive interview series, we speak to TAP Managing Director Howard Bottomley about the biggest issues impacting the sector in 2024, the importance of focusing on people and not just technology, and the need embrace innovation while sticking to core principles in good estate management… Tell us about […]

5 Minutes With… Ian Thresher, Regional Sales Manager at Mul-T-Lock

In the latest instalment of our FM industry executive interview series we sat down with Ian Thresher, Regional Sales Manager at Mul-T-Lock to talk about protecting customers from supply chain issues, the opportunities around touch-free security and the importance of sustainability… Tell us about your company, products, and services. Mul-T-lock has been manufacturing high security […]

5 Minutes With… Scott MacIndeor, Head of Advanced Services at Water Plus

Scott MacIndeor is Head of Advanced Services at Water Plus, the UK’s largest water retailer which has won seven awards, since September 2022, for its work with organisations. The company is also shortlisted for two UK Customer Satisfaction Awards in 2023 and is a Finalist in the Sustainable Business category in the Business Champion Awards […]

Planon’s Richard Bellairs on the impact of smart building technology and more

Planon’s Solution Product Marketeer Richard Bellairs (pictured, right) and his colleagues recently hosted a webinar, ‘The impact of smart building technology on the future of work’. Here FM Briefing talks to Richard about the themes and issues covered in the webinar, along with wider industry opportunities and trends… Tell us about your company, products, and […]

5 Minutes With… Infogrid’s Rupert Lane

For the latest instalment of our FM industry executive interview series we spoke to Rupert Lane (pictured), Global Enterprise Solutions Consultant at Infogrid, about SaaS in the sustainable built environment, the importance of workplace health & wellbeing, the power of AI when it comes to HVAC efficiencies and more… Tell us about your company, products and […]

5 Minutes With… Dan Lee, Managing Director at phs Compliance

In the latest instalment of our FM industry executive interview series we spoke to Dan Lee (picture above, far right), Managing Director at phs Compliance, about the company, the ongoing effects of the pandemic, increased post-lockdown demand for FM services, automation and why having a wellbeing strategy is important… Tell us about your company, products […]

5 Minutes With… Bayer Environmental Science’s Gary Nicholas

In the latest instalment of our FM industry executive interview series we spoke to Gary Nicholas, UK & IE Sales Manager (DPM) at Bayer Environmental Science, about Digital Pest Management, the role data & analytics can play in controlling pests and the rewarding nature of working with the facilities management community… Tell us about your […]

5 Minutes With… Lina Bubulyte, Head of Operations at Principled Storage

In a wide ranging interview Lina Bubulyte, Head of Operations at Principled Storage, discusses how the Hertfordshire-based company is tackling the data storage needs of UK businesses with RFID technology, the challenges posed by COVID-19 and the potential for 5G to shake up the market… Tell us about your company, products and services. Principled Storage is […]

5 Minutes With… David Kennett, Head of Technology & Operations, Flexicount

In the latest instalment of our FM industry executive interview series, we spoke to Flexicount‘s Head of Technology & Operations, David Kennett, about the company, the challenges posed by COVID-19, new technology and industry opportunities… Tell us about your company, products, and services The Flexicount brand was created off the back of a request for a wireless battery-operated sensor […]

5 Minutes With… Jim Phelan, Irisys

In the latest instalment of our FM industry executive interview series, we spoke to Jim Phelan, Director of Smart Buildings Business Development at Irisys, about his company, industry opportunities, the challenges posed by COVID-19, thermal temperature scanning and autonomous buildings… Tell us about your company, products and services. Irisys are people counting experts. We have […]