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Steve Wardell

Project Director

With more than 20 years’ experience in the façade industry working for some of the country’s leading subcontractors, Steve’s a key figure at NACWL. He has vast experience dealing with major projects, contracts and design and knows exactly how to get the very best from his team and to deliver a project from tender to commission seamlessly. He has a meticulous work ethic and his problem-solving skills and positive mental attitude make a difference to the spirit and success of our projects, every day.

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Mike Drumgoole

Commercial Director

Mike leads our Commercial team, overseeing and managing every aspect of commercial delivery, client liaison and the supply chain as well as keeping the clear, dependable lines of communication open with our clients that’s so critical to the successful delivery of every project we undertake. With more than 30 years’ experience working for specialist contractors, primarily within the building envelope and façade sector, Mike’s trusted and highly motivational approach sets the tone for his team to follow. His expertise and approach is integral to the results we’ve achieved at NACWL.

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Guy Shepherd

Construction Director

Guy has extensive experience in the construction sector having worked on both sides of the industry fence. He’s worked for major contractors, including Galliford Try, Bouygues, Balfour Beatty, as well as other specialist subcontractors and has a grounding in most construction disciplines. This expertise ensures he’s well positioned to lead our Special Projects & Maintenance team and to utilise the specialist experience and skills that have proved so vital to our operations since his arrival at NACWL.

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Matt Nicholson

Managing Director

Matt joined us early in 2017 and bought with him the extensive knowledge and experience he gained during his work within the building envelope sector. He’s worked in construction for over 30 years, having qualified as a Quantity Surveyor working for main contractors, before moving into specialist contracting during the mid 90’s and onto a career with Lakesmere Limited where he became Regional MD before the time came to seek a new challenge. His natural leadership qualities, professionalism and an unstinting belief in our core values and the rewards that can be achieved by harnessing an open, collaborative culture are at the heart of how we operate at NACWL.

Robbie Welch

Founder

Robbie built NACWL together with Nolan and his 30 years’ experience and hands-on industry skills ensure we’re able to meet the challenges that face every modern construction organisation with trusted insight and sound judgement. His passion for NACWL and the industry in which he’s excelled remain integral to our ability to continue to grow and flourish. His ability to forge and maintain lasting, prosperous relationships with clients, show prudence and a meticulous approach to safety and due diligence is an inspiration to the rest of the NACWL team.

Nolan Bird

Founder

Nolan is a co-founder of NACWL and has over 20 years’ experience installing and managing a portfolio of outstanding façade projects along with the compelling drive that’s helped him transform NACWL into the thriving business it is today. He has worked on some of the UK’s largest and most demanding construction projects and is undoubtedly the driving force behind the business. His keen eye for detail and uncanny ability to bring clarity and insight whenever it’s called for ensure he remains active and hands-on at NACWL.

Meet the NACWL team

Our highly talented team of specialist contracting, design, installation, project management, maintenance and health and safety professionals is the secret behind the NACWL success story. We are committed to our people and have a collective experience of more than 150 years in this fast-paced industry and an unwavering can-do attitude that turns every project into an inspired example of how to make a building work, look and perform better.

Find out more about what makes NACWL tick as successfully as it does

Steve Wardell

Project Director

Mike Drumgoole

Commercial Director

Guy Shepherd

Construction Director

Matt Nicholson

Managing Director

Robbie Welch

Founder

Nolan Bird

Founder