Meet the Team
Our team have grown and developed with us, here are the key contacts.
Alan has worked in the security industry for 30 years, he set up KMS with his fellow directors in 2005 and is primarily responsible for the production & accounts functions within the business.
Alan has a keen interest in many sports and is an accomplished “wolf trail runner”, he trains 3 mornings a week hail rain or shine !
Having worked in the access control industry for many years, Tim established KMS with his co-directors and now focuses on the sales and customer relationships side of the business, ensuring that all KMS customers receive the best levels of service at all time. When Tim isn’t at work he can be found on remote parts of the UK on his mountain bike.
Tim has been in senior management of access control manufacturing companies for over 30 years and as one of the founders of KMS he is now predominantly involved in NPD side of the business. He spends his spare time split between maintaining a number of classic vehicles and gardening.
National Sales Manager
With over 27 years’ experience in the security industry, predominantly access control, Steve has held sales management roles at regional, national and international levels and is experienced in both large scale multinational commercial and residentual access control systems.
Outside work having retired from a long Rugby career, Steve is now a keen amateur golfer with Cirencester Golf Club and if he’s not on the golf course, he will be in some remote part of the Cotswolds with his 3 dogs.
Business Development Manager Midlands, South West & South Wales
In his previous role Ben started an access control installation side to the business and grew it from nothing to the largest part of the business. Ben prides himself on solving customer problems and the main reason for joining KMS was he saw that the Simplekey solution solved many problems for its customers. During his time away from work Ben is a keen rugby player and plays tighthead prop.
Business Development Manager, North of England, Wales/Scotland
Julian has been in the Fire and Security industry for over 20 years and has a very customer orientated approach. A very confident and competent presenter being able to easily convey the many benefits KMS offers to end users. He is responsible for looking after customers in the north of England, Scotland and Northern Ireland and when not at work enjoys early mornings in the gym, learning new skills and spending time with his family.
Business Development Manager London & South East England
Extensive knowledge of Access Control, Door Entry & Security Doors, Glenn focuses on new business development and account management, guaranteeing all new and existing clients receive the level of service required . Outside work its family interests.
Business Development Manager London & South of England
Having worked for many years as a Sales Consultant in the electronic security solutions market, Duncan is now applying those skills in the South East corner of England supporting existing KMS clients and demonstrating the products and services of KMS to prospective new clients. Duncan is a committed family man and keeps his Golf clubs in the car just in case.
Kimberley joined KMS after previously supervising a customer service team for a professional education company. As Office Manager, she oversees the day to day running of the customer service team, provides support for clients using SimpleKey Web and schedules training courses. She is a mum and in her spare time Kimberley enjoys reading & socialising with friends.
Oliver started his interest in electronics at a young age, and went on to pursue a degree in computer science. He began working at KMS from a young age and has been a part of the core team for almost 15 years. He’s created the cloud system that powers the SimpleKeyWeb platform, he now works on adding features and growing the system for new opportunities. Away from the desk Oliver enjoys maintaining his classic car, and travelling to see new countries and cities.
Russ comes from an electro-mechanical engineering background and was an onsite engineer before joining KMS in 2013. He oversees the day to day technical side at KMS, this includes technical support, training, development and product testing. Outside of KMS he has a strong passion for all things motorcycling and petrol powered. He regularly rides on track and likes to tour on his Triumph motorcycle. He is also a keen trail and wild runner, often taking part in events
A Manufacturing Manager with lots of experience in production, stock management, logistics and customer service. Peter Joined KMS as Production Manager in February 2015 to help create a more structured flexible, efficient manufacturing operation focused towards customer service to support the companies continued expansion.