Meet the Team


Our people provide you with the best service

At WJ UK we are defined by our people. The service that we provide to our clients relies heavily on the expertise and skillset of our entire team. Our management and on-site teams have all been highly trained through rigorous in-house and external training programmes.

With over 30 years’ industry experience, we are vastly qualified in all areas of groundwater management and control. No matter what the scope of your project, we look forward to sharing our detailed knowledge with you and working with you to achieve the most efficient and reliable outcome.

The Management Team

  • Dr Toby Roberts Executive Chairman

    Geotechnical expert with 30 years’ experience, directly responsible for the design, specification and implementation of more than 2,500 groundwater control schemes in the UK and overseas.

  • Richard Fielden Managing Director

    With over 30 years experience in ground engineering and dewatering, responsible for directing strategy for continued profitable growth and maintaining the operational performance of the company.

  • Dr Gary Holmes Technical Director

    Responsible for the management and development of WJ’s engineering and technical operations including remediation, instrumentation and monitoring, ground source energy systems, thermal response testing, pumping tests and dewatering system design.

  • Paul Judge Major Contracts Director

    Responsible for managing our major projects in the UK, Canada and the Middle East.

  • Stevyn Harris Finance Director

    Responsible for overseeing all financial aspects of company strategy and for the flow of financial information to the Managing Director, the Board and external parties including Shareholders and banks.

  • Neil Coulter General Manager

    Responsible for the overall project and operational management of UK projects as well as acting as team leader on multiple key projects. Currently acting as a team leader for the ongoing management & development of WJ’s integrated HSEQ management system and accreditation goals.

  • Robert Pryer SHE-Q Manager

    Responsible for advising, managing and developing improvements in Environmental and Health and Safety standards across the company's activities in the UK and abroad.

  • Muhammad Usman Contracts Manager

    Responsible for management of our UK project operations, staffing and plant and equipment.

  • Ula Markowicz Technical Manager

    Responsible for leading WJ's technical staff, providing technical support and guidance throughout all stages of a project, liaising with clients and other bodies on technical aspects of our works, and for the production of technical reports.

  • Lawrence Dalby Finance Manager

    Responsible for the collection of accounts and payments to suppliers and subcontractors.

  • Jyoti Vyas HR & Payroll Manager

    Responsible for administering the payroll system, and providing information and support to staff.

The Operations Team

At WJ UK we are defined by our people. The service that we provide to our clients relies heavily on the expertise and skillset of our entire team. Our on-site teams have all been highly trained through rigorous in-house and external training programmes.

With over 30 years’ industry experience, we are vastly qualified in all areas of groundwater management and control. No matter what the scope of your project, we look forward to sharing our detailed knowledge with you and working with you to achieve the most efficient and reliable outcome.

Dan CarpenterThe Team