Meet the team at ESP Head Office
Tom Robinson, Managing Director
Tom, founded ESP in 2009 with a firm aim to stamp out the bully boy tactics that many security companies adhere to, even in this modern day.
Originally from an agricultural contracting background, Tom has never been shy to work relentlessly until the job is completed to the best standards achievable. With vast experience in the industry ranging from international close protection operations and well known TV shows, to village hall parties and the doors on your local pub, Tom has a wealth of knowledge that he is happy to share with employees and clients alike.
Tom knows that recently there has been improvement in the security sector, however there is far more that needs to be addressed and achieved to ensure a safe, traceable and transparent industry locally and nationally. Tom prides himself on advising and guiding his team to set new standards and pushing those standards set in the industry higher and higher. As part of Tom’s customer service focused approach, he routinely visits each venue ESP services ensuring those standards he sets are not only being met but exceeded with great pride and enthusiasm.
Matt Poole, Recruitment Manager
Matt looks after recruitment, marketing and staff development for ESP. He joined the company in 2016, with a background portfolio including graphic design and conflict management, coupled with life long experience of nightclubs and bars working as a DJ and as part of the management team. Consequently, he views the service we provide from both sides, with a clear understanding of the high standards our clients and their customers have the right to expect.
Responsible for ESP recruitment and staff development so if you are coming for an interview it will be Matt that you see. He also is responsible for marketing and coordinates the First Aid & SIA Training.
Alongside that he also works front line security every weekend and is also a keen photographer. Having been a professional for 10 years, he still picks up his camera as and when his busy schedule allows. As far as security goes, he is absolutely dedicated about providing a friendly, quality service, every time and is passionate about changing people’s negative preconceptions of Door Supervisors. He relishes in taking on challenging doors and using his people skills and conflict management abilities to positive effect.