The Team

Barry Fuller

Barry is the co-Founder Director of Bates Group along with his Brother Chris Fuller. Barry started working life as an typewriter apprentice and became a Partner in Bates IT in the early 80’s finally taking ownership with Brother Chris in 1997. Barry role is customer focused and is keenly involved with clients and our engineers. Customer service and satisfaction by delivering projects on budget and on time is his passion and focus.

Chris Fuller

Chris is the co-Founder Director of Bates Group along with his Brother Barry Fuller.
They started Bates IT in 1997 when they split from Bates Office Services we saw our Focus as IT working within the NHS this association with the NHS lead us to start another company Bates Health which specialised in innovation of medical products.

Tony Murphy

Tony supports the staff and speaks to both clients and supply chain members. Tony is a vastly experienced and well respected person in the M&E industry and is very client focused.

Project Specific Benefits

  • Understands the Clients Drivers
  • Champions Company Health & Safety
  • Demands a Professional Approach
  • Supportive of the Project Team

John Emery

John Emery is a Chartered Building Surveyor bringing over 30 years’ experience to Bates FMC. John’s main focus is to maintain existing client relationships and developing new where opportunities may arise

Project Specific Benefits

  • Good client understanding
  • Wealth of knowledge in the industry
  • Maintaining existing client relationships

James Hughes

James manages the Estimating activities and by working closely with the Estimating Team, and embracing industry innovation, James brings true ‘added Value’ to the Bates FMC’s bids.

Project Specific Benefits

  • Good Understanding of Detail
  • Looks for Innovation
  • Good Team Player
  • Wants to Understand the Client’s Drivers
  • Problem Solver

Heather Grace

Heather Grace is responsible for the organisation and planning of our operatives. Having many years of experience within her role and developed exceptional expertise in this area.

Project Specific Benefits

  • Good understanding of client requirements
  • Adhering to strict deadlines
  • Problem Solver
  • Team Player

Jade Harvey

Jade joined Bates after years in the construction for events industry. Covering all aspects of the company she brings a wealth of knowledge to Bates FMC. Covering the FMC Administration supporting the team where needed.

Project Specific Benefits

  • Team player
  • Attention to detail
  • Understanding of the industry
  • Reacts quickly to client’s needs.

Marcus Cornell

Marcus brings with him a wealth of knowledge to his role, having worked his way up from delivering goods to I.T engineering ending at procurement. Purchasing the best quality goods at the most competitive prices.

Project Specific Benefits

  • Team Player
  • Understanding the materials
  • Looking for the cheapest but highest quality
  • Strong attention to detail

James Murphy

Since leaving full time education James decided to start his career within the facilities maintenance industry. Commencing with Bates FMC James developed into an outstanding sales executive exceeding his targets on a regular basis.  Moving forward James has begun to be more and more involved within the estimating department, his understanding of Bates FMC’s services allows him the skills to offer our reactive and proactive specialist services to our potential and existing clients.

Project Specific Benefits

  • Good Understanding of the Industry
  • Customer Focused
  • Good Team Player
  • Strong Attention to Detail

Beth Harvey

Beth joined Bates FMC after spending years nurturing her family, she has developed into one of our leading sales executives. Obtaining the skills to offer our reactive and proactive specialist services to our potential and existing clients.

Project Specific Benefits

  • Good Understanding of the Industry
  • Customer Focused
  • Good Team Player
  • Strong Attention to Detail

Jim McCall

Jim is our Senior Site Supervisor working predominantly on our large new build projects and developments. He has a core background in pipe fitting, plumbing and heating.

Project Specific Benefits

  • good organisational skills
  • good personel management skills ensuring quality and efficiency at all times
  • enthusiastic, honest and enjoys a challenge