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Our People

We are a relatively small, but dedicated team with a heartfelt desire to make a difference in our niche by delivering innovative, quality products that address a specific customer need.

Our highly experienced and skilled staff are ready to help you with your application. We pride ourselves on the depth of our knowledge and speed of our response. Our highly skilled engineers have decades of experience in the design and manufacture of laser processing equipment.

Our team has grown from 4 in 2014 to 28 as of beginning of 2019.

LWS Team presented with Queen's Award for International Trade 2018
Laser Wire Solutions team is presented with the Queens Award for International Trade in 2018 – Photography credit: Huw John Photography


Meet the team

Management Team

Paul Taylor, CEO & Chief Physicist

Paul Taylor

CEO and Founder

As Chief Physicist and CEO, Paul Taylor is involved in both R&D projects and the strategic management and business planning of Laser Wire Solutions.

Phil Dodson, Director of Sales and Operations

Phil Dodson

Director of Sales & Operations

Phil’s role is to ensure that from the moment a customer makes contact to the moment they receive their order they are 100% satisfied throughout their journey with Laser Wire Solutions. This involves paying particular attention to internal processes and maintaining high standards of quality and performance.

Gary Knott - Operations and Engineering Manager

Gary Knott

Operations & Engineering Manager

Gary applies his extensive customer-facing skills and in-depth managerial experience to successfully delivering complex engineering projects and implementing operational excellence on behalf of Laser Wire Solutions.

Adrian Thomas, Regional Sales Manager

Adrian Thomas

Regional Sales Manager

With over 35 years’ experience in sales and engineering, Adrian engages with prospects and customers to ensure that they find the right solution to match their particular needs.

Meet the team

Management Support

Carrieanne Foley

Carrieanne Foley

Management Accountant

AAT qualified and Part CIMA qualified Management Accountant with full responsibility for the finance and accounting function at Laser Wire Solutions. Click profile to discover more.

Mark Dowdle

Mark Dowdle

People & Culture Manager

Mark Dowdle creates engaging training material at Laser Wire Solutions to help employees, partners and customers understand subjects in greater depth

Esther Apoussidis

Esther Apoussidis

Sales & Marketing Administrator

Esther performs an essential function in the business with varied and multiple responsibilities which she fulfils with grace, professionalism and attention to detail.