Dr Nicky Evans
Owner & Director
Nicky joined Hitherbest in 2018 and is the daughter of the company’s founder Chris Evans. She is chair of the Board of Directors and oversees our ambitious plans to grow the business.
Peter joined the Hitherbest team in 2018, having successfully worked with the business for several years as a consultant. He has a wealth of experience in the sheet metal and engineering industry, having dealt with over 40 companies during his career, and is responsible for the management of day-to-day operations at our Telford site.
One of our most experienced members of staff, with over 20 years’ service, Steve is our production lead. Having worked as a programming engineer for many years, Steve has risen through the ranks to Director and has an encyclopaedic knowledge of our machinery and processes.
Adam joined Hitherbest in 2015 and as Sales Manager is at the forefront of our relationship with our customers, working hard to ensure they always receive exceptional service and care. Adam has worked in the sheet metal industry since 2000 and has a detailed understanding of fabrication and design.
Finance & Office Manager
Marcus joined the company in 2015 and is a pivotal member of our team. In addition to handling all aspects of company finance, including customer and supplier queries, he is our administration lead and usually the first point of contact for anyone with a question.
Celebrating 25 years with Hitherbest in 2021, Lee has been in the role of Estimator for over a decade. Respected and admired for his organisational skills and attention to detail, Lee strives to answer requests for quotations within 48 hours of receipt.
One of our newest members of staff, Lucy joined Hitherbest in 2021 with several years’ purchasing experience already under her belt. Lucy ensures that the materials we use in production are high quality, supplied on time and represent good value for money for our customers. She also assists the management team with internal audits and quality standards.
Assistant Production Manager
Scott joined Hitherbest in 2006 and is our most skilled member of technical staff. Working closely with the Production Director, he oversees production on our shop floor, carries out staff training and liaises with customers to schedule the manufacture of their products.
Our most experienced engineer, David has been with Hitherbest for 21 years. In addition to his programming expertise, David’s knowledge and understanding of the technical requirements of our customers’ products is a huge asset to the business.
Kieren joined Hitherbest in 2017, initially working on the press brake. He subsequently transitioned to programming engineer, a role in which he is able to make good use of his in-depth understanding of the company’s equipment and capabilities to produce efficient and highly accurate models of our customers’ fabrications.