About PAB Group

Meet the Team


Mark Brazier


Mark, son of founder Peter Brazier has been involved with the business since its creation in 1986. Mark, while still at school in Rugby, would walk to the factory after school and help his father out in the office or put some overalls on and help on the shop floor. Mark completed his apprenticeship and worked his way through most of the areas within PAB and became MD in 2004.

Roles and Responsibilities: Now CEO Mark is responsible for the strategic growth and direction of the business.

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Danny Wheldon

Managing Director

Danny has been within the business for over 20 years, starting as an apprentice and has undertaking many roles to his position today as Managing Director. Danny has a wealth of knowledge within all aspects of the business having taking lead roles within Engineering / Commercial and Sales in career.

Roles and Responsibility: Full responsibly for all aspects of the business, Leading a great team towards the continued growth into the future.


Nicola Thornton


A member of the board of directors, Nicola started with PAB in 1990. After a career break to concentrate on her family she returned to PAB in November 2017.

The PAB of today is very different to those early days, now a multi-million pound business with such prestigious customers as Aston Martin, McLaren and Jaguar Land Rover just to name a few, I am proud to once again be part of the PAB team”.

Roles and Responsibilities: Sales Ledger and Payroll.


Chanel Crocker

Human Resources and Health and Safety Manager

Chanel brings over 20 years’ experience in HR Management with various manufacturing businesses, alongside her organisational skills and “can do” approach to achieving all challenges presented to her.

Role and Responsibilities: A member of the Senior Management team who is responsible for HR and Health And Safety in the business.


Colin Hutchings

Manufacturing Manager

Colin has worked for the business for over 17 years in various fields of manufacturing and brings a vast knowledge of all product and processes within PAB. As PAB has grown and the culture of the business has become more professional Colin has adapted and adjusted to become a key member within the senior management team.

Roles and Responsibilities: A member of the senior management and manufacturing team responsible for all aspects of manufacturing within PAB.

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Paul Card

Commercial & Engineering Manager

Paul has recently joined PAB and brings with him more than 40 years of experience. Mainly in the automotive industry with OEM’s and Tier 1 suppliers. Paul started out as an technical apprentice in Jig and Tool design then went onto BIW Manufacturing Feasibility, Prototype and Production and later onto:- Process, Build & Launch and Product Engineering Development. Working in various sectors such as Automotive, Aerospace and Rail.


Roles and Responsibilities: A senior member of the team, Paul will oversee the company’s Engineering and Commercial process with a strong focus on NPI.


Dave Phelan

MP & L Manager

David has worked within supply chain sector for over 25 years, supplying into automotive, aerospace, rail and electrical. Having held a number of different roles including purchasing, planning and Logistics & warehousing. David joined PAB’s senior Management team as a MP&L Manager in February 2016. After seeing significant growth in the first part of his career with PAB, David looks forward to being part of the team to make the company even more successful.

Role and Responsibilities: A member of the Senior Management team who is responsible for Planning & Logistics within the business.


Steve Harris

Quality Manager

Steve joined the company in 2004, originally as the Quality Engineer, progressing to Quality Manager, when the previous incumbent retired in 2010. Steve as in excess of 40 years’ experience working in the automotive industry in various quality roles.

Role and Responsibilities: A member of the Senior Management team who is responsible for all Quality related functions.


Adam Malone

Special Projects Manager

Adam joined PAB in August 2014 to manage Innovate UK and EU Horizon 2020 funded projects. He has a background in the Supply Chain sector with particular experience of MoD UOR projects and analytical roles.

Roles and Responsibilities: As R&D Manager Adam is constantly looking for opportunities to develop new manufacturing technologies and Industry 4.0 capabilities.

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Lukasz Skarlak

NPI Project Manager

Lukasz is new to the PAB team. He posses’ a wealth of experience in the automotive industry. Starting his journey with a small engineering company as a quality engineer, Lukasz worked his way up to a tier 1 automotive supplier, which he took on the role as an NPI Quality Engineer then progressing to lead project engineer.

Roles and Responisilities: Lukasz will be responsible for the launch of all new projects, ensuring a smooth introduction of all products into production.