Our People

Every successful project has a successful team

Our talented and experienced team enables us to provide a fully comprehensive service for a range of clients, businesses and industries.

We are extremely proud of our highly supportive and experienced senior management team who each bring their own individual skills, dedication and knowledge.

  • Dave Murphy

    Dave has been gradually building the Bars business since 2017 when it was formed as a sister company to expand the service offering of his existing business (Technical Drain Solutions).

    Bars Ltd has continuously grown as a company which is now very much an established service provider with an impressive client base across the UK.

    Maintaining a hands on approach to both businesses, Dave has developed and employed key individuals in order to support his long term strategic growth plan.

    Dave Murphy
    Managing Director

  • Julie Sullivan

    Julie is the Company Secretary and Director for both BARS Ltd and its sister company Technical Drain Solutions.

    As the Company Secretary Julie is responsible for the efficient administration of both companies, in particular with regards to making sure statutory and regulatory requirements are adhered to and ensuring any decisions made by the board are implemented.

    Julie's wealth of knowledge and experience are invaluable when it comes to the smooth running of both businesses.

    Julie Sullivan
    Company Secretary

  • James Lewars

    James joined Bars Ltd as Operations Director in 2019 after forging a successful career over fifteen years in Facilities and Asset Management.

    Working with some of the largest industry leading Facilities Management and Engineering providers, James brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Bars team.

    James now provides our business with strategic leadership and has an instinctive drive for quality and operational excellence, through active engagement with clients and the internal team.

    James Lewars
    Operations Director

  • David Carr

    David Carr joined Bars in 2018 as Projects Director. He has previously worked as Head of Projects for large global companies including CBRE and ENGIE.

    David has extensive project management experience and has delivered a multitude of Projects across a broad range of sectors with values from £20,000 – £2million.

    David Carr
    Project Director

  • Carl Purvis

    Carl has been in the construction industry for over 20 years overseeing projects in various environments. By working closely with clients at the initial stages right through to completion, Carl helps in building healthy relationship with our clients resulting in ongoing partnerships. Carl's clients include hospitals, airports, schools and government buildings (King’s College Hospital, Royal College of Arts and the Ministry of Defence). Other properties worked on include The Shard, Wembley Stadium and Kew Gardens.

    Carl Purvis
    Senior Project Manager

  • Antony Cardnell

    Anthony's career started nine years ago when he was studying electrical engineering.

    Whilst working for a leading engineering/facilities company here in the UK, he was offered the opportunity to manage his own team of engineers and run his own 'fit out' projects.

    Now a Project Manager for BARS Ltd, Anthony has successfully managed projects at prestigious sites such as; The Shard, The British & Natural History Museum and Kew Gardens.

    Antony Cardnell
    Project Manager

  • Russell Watson

    Russell Joined BARS in 2019 with a strong career history in construction and fabric project management.

    Whilst working within the industry for the last 20 years, Russell has worked within commercial, retail and leisure environments, providing a solution to maintenance issues and managing small to medium capex projects.

    Russell Watson
    Project Manager

  • Chris Walder

    Chris Walder
    Electrical Manager

  • Robert Oldfield

    Robert Oldfield
    HSQE Manager