Andy Affleck, Managing Director

Andy Affleck started Affleck Mechanical as a sister company to Affleck Electrical in 2009. He has been in the Electrical Industry for 45 years and has a wealth of knowledge in many spheres. Although Andy has retired in 2014 , he and his founding philosophies are still at the heart of Affleck and he is still very much involved in the company.


Nigel Whelan, Commercial Operations Manager

Nigel is Andy Affleck’s son in law and has been with the company from the outset, starting his apprenticeship with Andy in 1999. He now handles the day to day running of the company as well as developing relationships with new and existing customers.


Andy Uzzell, Contracts Manager 

Andy has been with us since we began in 2009, completing his apprenticeship and progressing to a fully qualified engineer. He has now progressed on to Contracts Manager, his years with the company and mixed experience make a great fit for this role


Ben Donovan, Contracts Manager 

Ben has worked with us for a year on the tools before progressing to Contracts Manager. Ben is working along side Andy and has a strong commercial and installation background.


Duncan Sadler, Heating and Plumbing Engineer

Duncan is an experienced, Gas Safe registered engineer who has been with us since 2011.


Craig Burt,  Heating and Plumbing Engineer

Craig has worked with Affleck for several years and is a very competent engineer.


Rob Rumley, Heating and Plumbing Engineer

Rob is a very reliable, knowledgeable engineer who has worked for us since 2010.


James Gerrard, Commercial Pipefitter

James has worked for Affleck for several years and has copious installation experience.


Don Lohrentz, Heating and Plumbing Engineer

We are pleased to welcome Don to our team after working for us a subbie for several months. Don has mostly domestic and light commercial experience and is a Gas qualified Engineer.


Jason Diston, 3rd Year Apprentice

Jason joined us as a new apprentice and is now in his 3rd year, he is progressing well through his qualification.


Damien Roberts, 2nd Year Apprentice

Damien joined us in 2015 as an adult apprentice, he already has several years experience as a mate and is now progressing through his NVQ to achieve full qualifications.


Adam Sly, 1st Year Apprentice 

Adam is our newest apprentice and is completing his Heating and Plumbing course at Reading College but its already showing himself to be very capable on site.



Office Team:


Dawn Whelan, Company Secretary

Dawn is Andy Affleck’s daughter and married to Nigel. She manages the company finances as well as pay and rewards and other business driven administration. Dawn has a background in admin and accounts before joining the family business


Rachel Horne, Office Manager

Rachel has been with Affleck since 2009 and handles all other aspects of the office and employee administration. Rachel has a varied background in office administration and customer service, and a diploma in HR Management.


Colin Baird, Accounts Administrator

Colin joined us full time in 2014. He is an experienced, qualified accountant and assists Dawn with the finances and other office duties.