Directors’ Profiles

Andy Havard

Andy Havard, Managing Director

Andy joined Ian Williams in 1984 and has since built up a wealth of experience in the support, service and maintenance sectors in which Ian Williams specialises. Andy has significant operational leadership and commercial experience. He was formerly Commercial Director before his appointment to MD in 2010. Andy is spearheading the company's expansion within the social housing and public building maintenance sectors across a broadening services portfolio.

Mike Turner

Mike Turner, Development Director

Mike joined Ian Williams in 2003 as Executive Director. He has significant experience of collaborative working within the public sector and developing framework solutions within the private sector. Mike is a graduate from Cardiff University, a Chartered Engineer and has an MBA from University of Bath School of Management. Mike is a regular conference speaker on outsourcing and procurement, Vice-Chair of the Housing Forum Older Peoples Housing Working Group, Committee member of the NHMF Contractors Forum and a judge for the West of England Business of the Year Awards.

David Sewell

David Sewell, Finance Director

David, a Bristol University Economics and Accounting graduate and qualified Chartered Accountant joined Ian Williams as Finance Director in 2005. David has undertaken leadership roles within a number of market sectors including the automotive, architectural, design consultancy and agricultural industries. David has utilised his significant corporate expertise in the investment in technology, process engineering, commercial risk and procurement alongside the management of our financial performance.

Jayne Cox

Jayne Cox, Response Operations Director

Jayne, a Cardiff University Politics & Sociology graduate and Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA qualified), joined Ian Williams in 2008 as Financial Controller. Building on her experience and having completed Cranfield University’s General Management programme, Jayne progressed to the General Manager role for response in 2014. She now has responsibility for the management and strategic growth of our response service.

Zane Poyner

Zane Poyner, Painting Operations Director

Zane, a graduate of Swansea University with a BSc and MSc in Business Economics, joined Ian Williams in 2007. A Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA), Zane has a wealth of experience having worked for us as a Business Solutions Manager and General Manager. As the Painting Operations Director, he is now responsible for the strategic direction of our painting services and has ultimate responsibility for their operational delivery. Zane is passionate about developing a customer focused and innovative service.

Paul Price

Paul Price, Capital Operations

Paul, who has worked for Ian Williams for 23 years, is MCIOB accredited and has significant experience and knowledge in the delivery of large capital projects and frameworks. Building on his experience and having completed Cranfield University’s General Management programme, Paul worked at senior management level for over 10 years before becoming Capital Operations Director at Ian Williams in 2015.