Broadsword Group have been thinking outside of the box since 1998. Our competitive nature, thirst for knowledge and dynamic approach has projected us to the forefront of our industry.
A privately owned company with a strong financial track record, Broadsword have the capabilities to undertake large scale projects, whilst meeting the most challenging programme demands.
Combining experience, innovation and talent the Broadsword team ethics create a perfect environment for project success. Once you meet us you will want to work with us again and again.
Years industry experience
Why work with us
We always operate to the highest standards, providing our clients with a complete service from inception to completion, delivering high quality packages on time and on budget:
Solid working relationships with national suppliers & manufacturers
Grade A credit ratings
British Gypsum Tier 1™ installers, approved Installers
of Metsec, Fermacell, K-Rend
A commitment to quality, to ensure that our high standards are met whilst
completing projects on time and within budget
On going supply chain partnerships with leading main contractors
and IESE, Scape, SCF frameworks.
Meet the team
Tom Howse (Managing Director)
Tom is responsible for driving the business forward in all areas whilst ensuring all clients recieve a continued high level of service that encapsulates Broadswords ethics and passion for long term client relations.
Tom prides himself in his leadership skills and always takes time to understand all staff requirements from the board of Directors to our newest apprentice’s.
Tom has many years experience within the industry, holds a BSc (hons) Degree in Construction and is currently working towards an NVQ Level 7.
Dan Hosey (Commercial Director)
With over 20 years experience as a Quantity Surveyor Dan provides a wealth of knowledge and experience in all commercial situations. Dan oversees the commercial department on a day to day basis and works closely with the surveying and contracts teams.
Dan is known for an honest approach with attention to detail that assures our Clients of a sensible and equitable outcome. As the Commercial Director, he ensures that all company commercial procedures, systems and management are in place.
Dan holds a BSc (hons) Degree in Quantity Surveying and is currently working towards NVQ Level 7.
Mark Snelgrove (Operations Director)
Before joining the team Mark has gained experience in forming and developing companies within the industry. This knowledge and skill set has been vital in assisting the Group’s growth. Mark has been responsible for successfully developing a high performing, well regarded residential arm of the business whilst proving invaluable to the expansion of the rest of the Group.
Working closely with Tom, Mark is centrally involved in the direction of company and has an important influence over the finance and operations departments.
Mark holds a BA (hons) Degree in Business Management from Southampton University and is currently undertaking Construction NVQ Level 7.
Richard Robinson (Health & Safety Director)
Richard has managed screed companies for over 20 years. Over this time he has helped develop new products with manufacturers, built long term relationships with both suppliers and clients alike and gained a wealth of knowledge that enables him to offer expert advice regarding flooring solutions in nearly all circumstances.
Richards key traits are honesty and integrity, with a strong personal belief that If you gain peoples trust through your knowledge and experience they will remain loyal.
Since joining the group in 2014 Richard has been responsible for the screed department which has steadily grown due to the professionalism installed within his team.
Paul McInerney (Sales Director)
One of the longest serving members of the Broadsword Group, Paul’s initial role within the company was as an on site operative. Paul moved from site into the Broadsword office originally to assist with estimating and contracts, whilst gaining insight into the operational side of the business.
Paul’s experience across the business combined with his strengths and charisma are imperative in opening new doors for group, this appetite for success has naturally gravitated Paul towards assisting the development of the screeding department.
Paul is proud of everything the company has achieved to date and looks forward to continued, sustained success going forward.
Paul Harris (Operations Manager)
Paul oversees all of the company’s day to day operational activities, with over 20 years industry experience and a strong work ethic Paul works closely with the site management teams ensuring that the company has a well organised, highly motivated contracts department.
Paul’s commercial and operational knowledge ensures that we provide our staff and clients alike with a solid management structure whilst ensuring our commercial responsibilities are met.
Paul holds a current SMSTS Certification, a Director’s roles and responsibilities certificate and is working towards his Construction NVQ Level 6.
Scott Cann (Contracts Manager)
Scott is a key member of our contracts department. His thirst for knowledge of systems and installations allows him to successfully manage and overcome any onsite issues. Scott has the ability to manage multi trade projects and often becomes an integral part of a clients team ensuring the successful execution of some of the most challenging projects.
Scott’s dedication and sense of responsibility to both the company and our clients is a fine example of Broadswords company ethos.
Scott currently holds an SMSTS certification and is training towards an NVQ Level 6 in construction.
Stuart Shaw (Contracts Manager)
Josh Davies (Assistant Contracts Manager)
Simon Ware (Site Manager)
Elvin Pearce (Site Manager)
Jakub Brodowski (Junior Site Manager)
Paul Swift (Skilled Operative)
Sean Swift (Skilled Operative)
Thomas Mcknight (Skilled Operative)
Gareth Brown (Contracts Assistant / Van Driver)
Hayden Bunday (Apprentice)
Robert Crocker (Apprentice)
Elliot Foulkes (Apprentice)
Christopher Kemp (Apprentice)