Paul Hillman started Fast Action Services Ltd t/as CleanKing in the 1990's. His role here is to facilitate and manage contracts with Blue Chip Companies all over England, Scotland and Wales. The turnover has more than doubled in the last decade but this does not prevent him from being hands on in respect of the daily involvement of managing the office and staff.
Stephen Rafferty joined CleanKing in the Spring of 2015 having worked for many years prior at ICM (Integrated Cleaning Management). He joined the company to strengthen and grow the business and also to become the business partner to Paul Hillman.
Stephen has worked in the Cleaning Industry since the 1980's and has built up a wealth of experience and knowledge. His relationships range between the Retail Industry, Office Industry and the Leisure Industry. Since joining CleanKing, he has brought in and manages contracts with many private sector clients, one being TAG Farnborough Airport.
Gregg Chandler joined the Operations Team in February 2016 and is now the Operations Director for CleanKing. Gregg has over 20 years’ experience within the Retail and Leisure Industry and has personally grown these areas within CleanKing to a total of £2.5m. Gregg maintains a close personal relationship with all his clients to ensure the best service is being provided. Gregg is always looking at ways to increase his portfolio and hopes to grow this further over the next couple of years.
Head of Finance
Richard has almost 30 years experience in the finance industry - having worked as a financial controller for several different facilities and management companies with a turnover of us to £100 million.
As Head of Finance at CleanKing for over 10 years, he is pleased to see the rapid progression of our turnover during this time. Prior to CleanKing, Richard worked with a number of large blue chip organisations one being ICM, a corporate cleaning company, for over 10 years.
Personal Assistant to Managing Director / Quality & Environmental Manager
Cheryl joined CleanKing in April 2015 as PA to the Managing Director. She previously worked as a PA to the Property Director at the Blue-Chip Giant B&Q Plc. Cheryl has worked in many varied fields from Law Practices to Insurance Groups such as C E Heath. Cheryl has been able to apply many practices from her previous employers to her role here at CleanKing. Cheryl has a great passion for managing events and travel arrangements. She also enjoys attending business events with the management team
Carole joined CleanKing in 2004 and has seen it grow from a small operation of cleaning for local companies to a Nationwide Enterprise covering larger contracts Nationwide. She now heads up the Admin team as Front of House Office Manager and deals with financial and employment procedures as well as the day to day functions within the office.
Kristina joined CleanKing in 2017 as an Administrative Assistant. She deals with job vacancy adverts, arranges interviews with the Area Managers and also manages monthly management reports for our clients. Every month she updates the monthly audit spreadsheet scores for the Operations Director, she also orders cleaning supplies for our sites.
Kristina is originally from Lithunia, she arrived in England in 2012 with her husband and two young boys. Kristina enjoys travelling and can speak 3 languages including English.
Kimberley has worked for CleanKing periodically for the last 4 years, Kimberley has a degree in criminology. Since leaving University, Kimberley has returned to CleanKing to support our Office Manager Carole in accounts and payroll, administration and marketing. Kimberley helps to look after 40 sites liaising with clients and cleaners on a day to-day basis.
Kimberley is an experienced individual and through-out her working career as well as her training outside of the organisation, she has gained crucial knowledge to assist us with the efficient running of the day to day operations within the company.
Business Development Manager
James joined CleanKing in November 2018 as a Relationship Manager, with a focus on securing new business and expanding relationships with existing clients. With a strong background in sales and service, his professionalism and reliability is a key asset.
With James's desire to succeed, he will certainly want to not only secure new business but ensure the service is consistently of a high level and his clients never need to look elsewhere.
Senior Area Manager
Samantha's working career has spanned over 18 years, during this time, Samantha has worked in the Cleaning Industry where her experience and knowledge was gained in a domestic environment, commercial environment and also in-flight cleaning at one of London's major airports. Samantha has also been a Head House Keeper whilst working in the hospitality sector.
Russell joined CleanKing in August 2020, Russell is working for the business part-time as he is currently studying at Winchester University where he hopes to gain a "Business Degree".
Russell is 23 years old, he spent a year in New Zealand teaching young children this sport and still actively plays the game on weekends however being a new Dad to young Dorothy means that he cannot play as much as he once would have. Russell is a key member of the team and will support Richard Henley in the day to day running of the Accounts Department.
Paddy joined us in October 2020. He is very experienced in payroll and has worked in the cleaning industry for many years. Paddy comes to us with a wealth of knowledge as he has helped developed the payroll system that we currently use here at CleanKing.
Michelle joined CleanKing in June 2015, Michelle manages 53 sites for CleanKing varying from offices and pubs to schools. Michelle is a very motivated inividual and enjoys the challenges that are placed before her day to day but in her spare time, she loves family life and spends most of her weekends with her two grandchildren Archie and Harry.