team

Directors & Senior Management

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staff
  • Robin Bracewell

    Robin Bracewell

    Director
    Trained as a Civil Engineer until 1979 when his father Alan Mathews Bracewell asked him to help with the family Haulage business. At the time there was only one flat backed vehicle & Robin did all the driving and vehicle maintenance himself. Over years the vehicle types have changed to mainly curtain sided vehicles with tail lifts and the fleet has increased to 19 vehicles.

  • Kath Bracewell

    Kath Bracewell

    Director
    Married Robin in 1978 & their first baby David was born in 1979 – just as the business started.  She helped with the phones, traffic & accounts whilst bringing up three more children – the youngest of the four, Katie arrived in 1997. Now working alongside Katie as she helps to modernise & develop systems.

  • David Bracewell

    David Bracewell

    Director
    Helped with van deliveries while he was a college student and gradually became more involved over a few years. As Robin needed extra drivers David became full time and took his heavy goods vehicle licence when he was 21. He now runs the business organising all the Transport and maintenance

  • Katie Dowling

    Katie Dowling

    Director
    Formally Katie Bracewell, started working for the business in October 2018 after graduating with First Class Honors degree in Business Leadership and Management. Her knowledge, enthusiasm & IT skills have been a huge benefit in our development, HR & marketing areas.

  • Alan Hughes

    Alan Hughes

    Transport Manager
    was involved with road haulage from leaving school and soon worked as an HGV driver making UK mainland deliveries. He progressed quickly and became a transport manager for various businesses, concentrating on route planning & delivery scheduling before coming to work at A M Bracewell transport in 2016.