Meet The SK Team...

At Sylvester Keal, our dedicated team of experts are committed to delivering exceptional service that goes above and beyond expectations. We prioritize the growth and satisfaction of both our valued customers and our own team. By continuously refining our skills through regular, top-notch training, we remain at the forefront of our industry. Operating in an agile environment, we empower our team members to foster innovation and excel in their roles, ensuring an unrivaled level of service and expertise.

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Martyn Keal

Martyn Keal

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Thankful for the awesome team I have around me that makes it all happen and for our loyal customers whom I always aim to please. An avid golfer with the little spare time I get, as well as dog walking in the Lake District.

IRENE KEAL

IRENE KEAL

DIRECTOR

Having worked in every department of the business over the past 22 years, I am proud of my achievements. In my spare time I love walking Bertie, keeping fit at the gym and getting a lot of value out of practising yoga.

ASH GRANT

ASH GRANT

DIRECTOR

I have worked at Sylvester Keal for over 20 years, joining at 16 years old as an apprentice service engineer, learning a lot from Martyn’s father, Derek Keal. In my spare time I enjoy golfing and weekend breaks with my family and friends.

BEN KEAL

BEN KEAL

DIRECTOR

My passion is project design & installation, alongside being a qualified electrical & gas engineer. In my spare time I love mountain climbing and spending time with my family & friends. I also enjoy playing on my local cricket team and listening to music.

CRAIG

CRAIG

HEAD OF COMMERCIAL

I enjoy going for walks, looking at old architecture, holidays and I am not a bad dart player. Most of all, I spend my spare time with my family and friends.

ASH

ASH

SALES MANAGER

Representing Sylvester Keal all around the UK with a particular focus on turn-key projects in the catering and hospitality industry, building everlasting relationships.

REBECCA

REBECCA

HEAD OF SERVICE

I work alongside Ash Grant in managing the Service Office and our team of Engineers. I love spending time with my family and friends, especially my grandchildren.

HOLLY

HOLLY

HEAD OF SALES & MARTYN'S PA

I joined SK as an apprentice, I have developed my expertise & progressed to head of sales. I am currently on maternity leave.

JAY

JAY

SERVICE ENGINEER

I’ve been in the industry for 6 years. After work I spend most of my time at the gym, or with my family. I’m a strongly motivated individual and enjoy setting goals and targets in all aspects of life.

SAM

SAM

SERVICE ENGINEER

I was born to fix cookers & fryers and also love dog walking!

TONY

TONY

SERVICE ENGINEER

I have been a catering engineer for 40 years working for many companies, SK is my favourite place to work. My hobbies are caravaning, clay pigeon shooting & riding my motorcycle.

CRAIG

CRAIG

SERVICE ENGINEER

After being a service engineer for over 36 years, I like to unwind on my motor bike or country walks with my family & our crazy german short haired dog. Expert in sampling pub grub along the way.

ANDREW

ANDREW

SERVICE ENGINEER

My job role is installation of various chemical equipment & servicing of dosing units. My hobbies include fly fishing and clay pigeon shooting at my local shooting club

PAUL

PAUL

SERVICE ENGINEER

I have 38 years experience as a refrigeration engineer. When I’m not at work I enjoy running, cycling and spending time with my family and our dog.

ALFIE

ALFIE

APPRENTICE ENGINEER

I have studied engineering for 4 years now as a school leaver and I am very passionate about it. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with friends & family and playing various sports.

BEN

BEN

APPRENTICE ENGINEER

I joined SK at the age of 16 as an apprentice and have never stopped smiling. I enjoy spending time with friends and family, and love to race mountain bikes at a British and national level!

NOAH

NOAH

APPRENTICE ENGINEER

After studying at college for a year and realising it wasn’t for me, I joined SK and have never looked back. In my spare I enjoy playing football and spending time with family and friends.

HARRY

HARRY

SERVICE CONTRACTS CO-ORDINATOR

Outside of work I like to watch Formula 1, Football and Cricket.

BEN

BEN

PARTS CO-ORDINATOR

I joined Sylvester Keal straight from school at 16 years old, as an apprentice. I enjoy football, darts and spending time with my family and friends.

JESSICA

JESSICA

SERVICE ADMINISTRATOR

In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family & friends, as well as riding my horse.

PATRICK

PATRICK

SERVICE DESK & CONTRACTS CO-ORDINATOR

I enjoy football & meeting up with friends each week to play pool for our local pub team.

ANNE

ANNE

SERVICE ADMINISTRATOR & H.R CO-ORDINATOR

I enjoy helping our SK staff with HR matters, as well as being responsible for all service invoicing.

HELEN

HELEN

SERVICE DESK & ADMINISTRATOR

Having joined SK in October 2023 I’m enjoying my new role. Out of work, I like watching a good boxset, listening to live music, and travelling to concerts.

GRAEME

GRAEME

WAREHOUSE MANAGER

I like to socialise, drink red wine and watch motorsports.

BRAD

BRAD

LOGISTICS OPERATIVE

I enjoy picking & delivering products to the customers at a timely & high standard. An avid mountain biker in my spare time.

GORDON

GORDON

LOGISTICS OPERATIVE

Family, Beer, Football in that order.

JIM

JIM

LOGISTICS OPERATIVE

I enjoy walking, biking, spending time with my family and playing golf clash.

BEN

BEN

LOGISTICS OPERATIVE

I love to bake. (and the whole SK team also love that Ben loves to bake too!)

LYNDSEY

LYNDSEY

TELESALES & ADMINISTRATION

I joined SK in 2021 and love my job! Customer service is my passion! 

ELLIE

ELLIE

TELESALES & ADMINISTRATION

I joined SK in 2023 after living in Austria for a few years. When I’m not at work you can usually find me either at the theatre, the gym or on the sofa with a book.

LAUREN

LAUREN

TELESALES & ADMINISTRATION

After 18 years of building my Sales skills, I pride myself on delivering the best possible service. I enjoy spending time with my nephews & nieces, and exploring with my adorable French Bulldog, Sage.

JEVON

JEVON

PROCUREMENT & PURCHASING

Over 12 years with sylvester Keal, I wear the badge with pride as I seek the best supplier partnerships, as SK continues to evolve.

VICTORIA

VICTORIA

DIGITAL MARKETING

I specialise in website building, online marketing & SEO. I also support other departments at SK when needed, alongside my professional dance & musical theatre career.

JACK

JACK

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

I joined SK in 2023, and plan to be here for a long time. Outside of work I unfortunately support Leeds United & love to spend my time with my dogs Charlie & Winnie.

MARK

MARK

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

I love family time, may that be camping or holidays abroad. I also love socialising with friends, playing & watching football, and having a few beers around the bbq.

TIM

TIM

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

With over a decade of experience in the catering industry, I love meeting new people, building relationships & solving problems. In my spare time, I love making memories with my family.

SIMON

SIMON

ACCOUNTS MANAGER

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MARIE

MARIE

ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT

I enjoy walking, sudoku and seeing friends and family.

KAZ

KAZ

ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT

My spare time is spent volunteering for a GSD rescue. I enjoy motorcycling, horse riding and socialising.