Meet the team

Rob Nicholls

Rob Nicholls

Director

As Director, Rob is responsible for the strategic development of the company and the exploration of new technologies. His career has seen him develop cashless payment systems and corporate print systems. Rob loves the outdoors and can often be found fell walking, cycling and dog walking.

Tim Holt

Tim Holt

Finance Director

Tim set up Plastic Card Services® alongside Rob back in 1993, and as Finance Director he is responsible for the company finances. When he’s not busy crunching numbers, Tim enjoys watching sport, playing tennis and has a great appreciation for sampling quality ale! People are often surprised to hear that he enjoys classical music.

Adam Unsworth

Adam Unsworth

Managing Director

Adam has worked his way up through the ranks to become Managing Director, and over the past five years has helped PCS realise a 90% increase in turnover as well as introducing export into Scandinavia. Outside of work Adam enjoys spending time with his family (especially Woody the Whippet), as well as running, watching Manchester United and partaking in the odd pint or two of real ale.

Andy Simpson

Andy Simpson

Operations Director

As Operations Director, Andy has a varied role which includes responsibility for the day to day running of the entire business, as well as maintaining an integral sales role. In his spare time Andy enjoys watching films and TV and has a great love for watches.

Paul Hansford

Paul Hansford

Sales Director

As Sales Director, Paul’s main responsibility is to develop new business whilst at the same time support existing clients to ensure all needs are met. When he’s not busy working away in the office, Paul can be found cheering on Manchester United and enjoying time with his family, sometimes at the same time!

Louise Ray

Louise Ray

Director of Marketing and Communications

Louise is responsible for the companies PR and Marketing communications strategy, ensuring that all the long and short-term goals are met. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family, watching films and baking.

Rob Scovell

Rob Scovell

Data Marketing Executive

Rob facilitates the analysis of customer data to ensure a smooth transition from client to final production and is also responsible for external communications including social media activity. In his spare time he is a keen cyclist and coin collector.

Shaun Hinchy

Shaun Hinchy

Production Manager

As Production Manager, Shaun manages the card plant and bureau, including staff resources, to ensure all customer needs are fulfilled. Prior to life at PCS, Shaun was a production manager at two previous companies, spanning 18 years. He is an avid follower of MCFC, and loves watching sport and films, reading, and winning pub quizzes.

Jonathan Elsegood

Jonathan Elsegood

Sales Executive

Jonathan joined PCS to concentrate on generating and developing new prospects and opportunities, as well as handling inbound sales enquiries. He enjoys spending time with his family and relaxing on the sofa with a glass of cider.

Zoe Benson

Zoe Benson

Account Manager

Zoe mainly looks after our retail and entertainment clients. She brings a wealth of experience to the role and is always willing to go the extra mile to satisfy the needs of our customers. Zoe loves to travel and has recently returned from a holiday in New York with her husband. Her favourite word is "discombobulate" and dreams of one day living by the sea.

John Willocks

John Willocks

Account Manager

John provides a high level of professional customer service, whilst managing and driving a large volume of live campaigns from the initial brief though to despatch. He spends his spare time reliving his youth through his son, who has given him the enthusiasm to get out and enjoy a variety of activities some of which even include failed attempts on a stunt scooter.

Kathryn Barwick

Kathryn Barwick

Account Manager

As an Account Manager for PCS, Kathryn is heavily focused on retail, hotel and leisure accounts, ensuring the smooth progress of orders and liaising with clients to keep them updated through the various stages of the card printing process. She also processes orders through the Plastic Card Hub, ensuring all expectations are met. Kathryn loves Gin & Tonic whilst listening to music, especially The Doves.

Andy Philbin

Andy Philbin

Account Manager

Liaising with customers to process and manage orders throughout the various departments of the company are just a few of the things Andy is responsible for as an Account Manager. Outside of work he can be found refereeing football matches, playing golf, or completing a never ending job list set by his wife, with ‘help’ from their cat, Parker!

Mette Christian Jacobsen

Mette Christian Jacobsen

CEO of LogoCard

Representing PCS in the Nordic Countries, Mette is responsible for all exports to the territory. She enjoys a busy family life and is an avid equestrian.