Meet the team | Horizon Group - Bespoke Fabrication
The Horizon Group management team have a vast amount of experience in the bespoke fabrication sector enabling the business to develop innovative industry leading products and solutions.
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Engineering Officer
Keith is the founding Director of Horizon Group and has been involved in the development of the business for well over 30 years.
Starting life as a reprographics Business, Keith has steered the business through a number of changes and today he sits at the head of what has become a leading provider of signage, furnitures, fittings and equipment solutions to a variety of private and public sector industries.
Keith still plays a prominent role in the direction and running of the Group which now sees him place specific focus on helping to future proof the business whilst providing as good a working environment as possible for the staff he holds in such high regards. As a strong believer in customer service Keith also looks to continue to instil this ethic throughout every department at every opportunity.
When not spending time with his family and grandchildren Keith closely follows the fate of Huddersfield Town where he has been a long standing season ticket holder.
Having worked at Horizon as a youngster during the summer holidays, Ross eventually joined the business on a full time basis in 1994 and was made Managing Director in 2015.
He initially started in the Fabrication department as well as helping out with deliveries whilst attending Huddersfield University on an evening as he progressed towards achieving a business degree.
As he worked his way through the business Ross found himself in charge of Assembly and Despatch before eventually taking charge of the day to day operations of the works in its entirety.
Today Ross sits at the helm of the Horizon Group and continues to ensure the smooth day to day running of the business as well as working on internal and external business development initatives. With Horizon having been an ever present part of Rosss life he is passionate about the success of the business and the quality of products and services delivered to each and every customer.
Outside of work Ross is an avid Huddersfield Town supporter, enjoys hill walking and spending as much time as possible with his family.
James joined the Horizon Group in 2014 to take on the newly formed role of Works Manager.
With 15 years of experience in managing teams at several Mercedes dealerships throughout Huddersfield, James brings with him a wealth of knowledge in managing processes and getting the best out of a team of skilled workers, making him the ideal fit for the Horizon Group. His day to day role sees James look at improving the processes in place across several departments as well as ensuring products are produced on time and to the highest standards possible for our customers.
In his spare time James plays football, squash and can still be found hitting the drums every so often.
Our account services team play a vital role in working with our clients to help establish their product requirements and deliver the perfect solution for them.
Production & Purchasing Co-Ordinator
Production & Purchasing Co-Ordinator
Pat is one of the companys longest serving employees having occupied a number of roles throughout her years with Horizon. Her current role sees Pat ensure the smooth booking of customer orders through our fabrication and powder coating departments whilst keeping a keen eye on the flow of work to ensure products are delivered on time and to the correct specification. Pat also manages the purchase of raw material throughout the business.
Charlene is tasked with the smooth day to day running of accounts receivable and accounts payable. MATT qualified, Charlene ensures that suppliers are paid on time and that cash flow is optimised across the Horizon Group and that our books are kept well in order for our chartered accountants.
Dave took on his new role within the Customer Services department in 2014 having spent the previous 15 years working for Horizon Group as part of the Despatch team. His in-depth knowledge of our products and services means Dave is the perfect person to talk to when you are looking for bespoke or off the shelf signage solutions.
In his spare Dave enjoys a competitive game of 8 ball pool as well as being an avid follower and season ticket holder for Huddersfield Town.