Brian Cobb – Group Accountant
Brian joined the Company in 2005 after a 35 year career with Barclays Bank PLC, the last 24 of which he was a Senior Corporate Manager. He is vastly experienced in supporting the financing, expansion and restructuring of companies, with a unique knowledge and understanding of the event and leisure industry. Brian is also responsible for the development of the financial business plan, as well as preparation of management accounts and all banking and accountancy-related matters.
Matthew Poole – Event Site and Infrastructure Manager
Matthew first started working with the company 15 years ago as an apprentice, and now oversees the deployment and management of the teams of staff who support our events. He also has responsibility for the vast stock of equipment at our two warehouses. Matthew has operated and built-up every ride and attraction owned by the Group over the years and has great practical experience of the event industry. He has also overseen the build and operation of our themed beach and winter events as they have expanded into new city locations around the country.
Leigh Harris – Rides and Site Manager
Leigh was recruited to bring his own creative ideas and experience to support the raft of new and exclusive rides being sourced, built and adapted by the company as part of our ride expansion program. He has a lifetime’s experience and long family history within the event industry. During his time with Mellors Events, Leigh has overseen the construction of some of the largest mobile rides ever seen.