fleming homes team

Fleming Homes Team

If you’re embarking on a self-build project, you need a great team. At Fleming Homes, we believe this is the single most crucial factor in a project’s success. That’s why we strive to be the best team in the business.

Fleming Homes specialises in good people. We’re a dynamic mix of knowledge, experience, and timber frame expertise, and we all share an unrivalled passion for the traditional values of self-build.

Whatever stage of the self-build process you’re at, we can help. You’ll find us approachable, reliable and refreshingly easy to deal with. At the last count, we had over 240 years’ timber frame experience between us. That’s some thought!

Check us out below, then get your self-build started by calling us on 01361 883785.

Hayden Martin
HAYDEN MARTIN

MANAGING DIRECTOR

 

Hayden leads the team from the front, with tireless enthusiasm for the company and its clients. He learned the timber frame trade on the factory floor, and rose to become an experienced construction design technician, and then company director. His passion for self-build underpins all his work, and particularly his commitment to making sure Fleming Homes continually delivers outstanding products and outstanding service.

Mike Keher
MIKE KEHER

SALES DIRECTOR

 

Mike's overwhelming strength is his ability to instantly relate to people and their projects. His helpful and approachable demeanour is matched by over 30 years’ expertise in the timber frame industry, and unrivalled passion for the traditional values of self-build.

Richard Simmonds
RICHARD SIMMONDS

TECHNICAL DIRECTOR

 

Richard heads the technical design team, and has over 20 years’ experience in timber frame construction and engineering. He loves all things technical, and will always find the perfect solution!

Sarah Mathieson
SARAH MATHIESON

MARKETING CONSULTANT

 

Sarah has worked with Fleming Homes as marketing consultant since 2011. Her assertive advice is complemented by her calm, friendly nature, making Sarah a popular and pivotal member of our team. We don’t just benefit from her sales and marketing expertise, but also from her holistic experience of business in general, making her a key decision-maker at Fleming Homes. Sarah became a non-executive director of the company in 2015.

Marisa Thomas
MARISA THOMAS

OFFICE MANAGER

 

Marisa is your first port of call if you have an enquiry. Among many other things, she’s the director of traffic in the office, so if she can’t help you, she knows someone who can.

Jason Hartley
JASON HARTLEY

SALES MANAGER

 

Jason manages our South Office in Swindon. He’s our man on the beat, and spends lots of time travelling the countryside to meet clients. Jason has over ten years' experience in the timber frame industry. His expertise and passion for successful self-builds makes him an indispensable member of a new self-builder’s team.

Bernard Buss
BERNARD BUSS

HEAD DESIGNER

 

Bernard has been designing timber frame homes for over 45 years. His vast work portfolio includes hundreds of designs for clients throughout the UK and abroad. As Head Designer, Bernard oversees all Fleming Homes’ design work, ensuring that we continually excel in meeting quality standards for timber frame homes.

David Buchan
DAVID BUCHAN

HEALTH & SAFETY MANAGER

 

David is our in-house health and safety Jedi. He works closely with our technicians, fabricators and clients to make sure we deliver a very robust project in terms of health and safety. David also manages our factory operations, site preparation and delivery logistics.

Scott Hunter
SCOTT HUNTER

PLANNING & BUILDING REGS DESIGN TECHNICIAN

Scott heads our planning and building regulations service. His technical expertise is matched by a tireless enthusiasm for securing planning permissions. Scott deals with councils throughout the UK, and has one of the trickiest roles in the company – though he doesn’t show it! With Scott, you can count on two things: he’s always got a smile on his face, and he always gets the job done.

David Reid
DAVID REID

CONSTRUCTION DESIGN TECHNICIAN

David is a senior construction design technician with a BSC Honours degree in Architectural Technology. David comes from a family of joiners, and has worked on house-building sites from a young age, giving him the all-important practical perspective that makes a top quality designer. His can-do attitude and no-nonsense outlook make him a great guy to work with, and an exceptional technician.

Dave Loomis
DAVID LOOMIS

CONSTRUCTION DESIGN TECHNICIAN

Dave brings an excellent mix of exemplary CAD skills and a natural flair for design - the attention to detail of a top technician, and the artistic eye of a quality designer. He’s also a lively character and keeps us smiling in the office! Dave is currently working under the wing of our head designer, and is implementing a new digital design process for the company.

James Keiller
JAMES KEILLAR

CONSTRUCTION DESIGN TECHNICIAN

James is a construction design technician with a background in graphic design and management. He has a natural eye for detail and the ability to coordinate multiple parties under pressure – both pre-requisites for a successful design technician, and skills he’s developing further under the leadership of our senior team. James’ kind, friendly nature is matched by a high degree of professionalism.

Michael Burns
MICHAEL BURNS

CONSTRUCTION DESIGN
SUPPORT TECHNICIAN
 

Michael, better known as Burney, is our middleman within the technical design team. He coordinates the programming of materials and schedules every project to ensure all materials are supplied precisely and on schedule. Michael deals directly with our erection teams when on-site and fronts our after sales care services. Michael started his time with Fleming Homes on the factory floor so has a very good understanding of the overall timber frame process. His resilient, well organised nature and never a problem attitude makes him the perfect technical go to guy.

Asher Humphrey-Martin
ASHER HUMPHREY-MARTIN

APPRENTICE TECHNICIAN

 

Asher is our apprentice planning & building warrant technician. Asher started his time with the company on work experience. After just two weeks, he was offered a permanent position, and hasn’t looked back since. From the start, Asher showed the potential to be not just a brilliant technician, but also a well-liked and respected member of our team.

Panel Fabricators
PAWEL LEMANSKI, PIOTR LEMANSKI, DAVID KEDDIE, CAMMY HILL, ARTUR ANTONIAK, GARY WADDEL, RUSSELL PATERSON, PAWEL STAFIJOWSKI

PANEL FABRICATORS

Our boys on the tools are the most important cog in our timber frame manufacturing machine. We’re committed to our quality production standards, and it’s a point of great pride each and every panel is made by our experienced, highly trained and qualified fabrication team. So much so that each panel we produce is personally signed by the makers.

Craig Fairbairn
CRAIG FAIRBAIRN

APPRENTICE TECHNICIAN
 

Craig joined our team in November 2016, and is currently undertaking our ‘from the ground up’ training program. Craig’s experience started on the factory floor, before he move on to office-based technical tasks. His in-house training program is supplemented by college-based learning through the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB).

Meet us in person

Why not come and meet the Fleming Homes team in person? We’re there to help you with all your self-build and timber frame questions.

Below are the next 4 exhibitions we’re attending. Hopefully there’s an event near you soon. If not, just give us a call!