Our Team

Our team benefits from many years of collective industrial and commercial experience.

We draw our expertise from a variety of backgrounds including engineering in specific fields of fire, electrical and mechanical, technical advisory as well as accounting in putting together a team appropriate for the particular assignment.

Executive Directors

Alex Hoyle

Senior Mechanical Engineer
As Executive Director, Alex Hoyle is responsible for the overall technical and financial performance of Guardian. Prior to his appointment as director in 2002, Alex was in charge of operations and designs in the company.

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John Hoyle

Mechanical Engineer
As director, John Hoyle is responsible for the overall technical and financial performance of Guardian Mechanical and Building Services. John is the founder of Guardian and has extensive experience (over 40 years) in the building services industry.

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Fire Services Specialists

Dave Farrell

Senior Fire Services Manager
Dave has joined Guardian with a wealth of Fire Services knowledge, gained from over 15 years in the industry.

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Kevin Jones

Fire Safety Inspector
Kevin is an accredited Fire Safety Assessor (FSA) under the FPAS Fire Protection Accreditation Scheme
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Inge Walter

Administration Assistant
With a strong background in administration & customer service and previous experience in the Fire Protection Industry, Inge brings a wide range of skills to GMBS.

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Kristin De Laine

Compliance Administrator
Kristin’s office management and customer service expertise together with her attention to detail have equipped her for the compliance management role.

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