As a 3rd generation family run business, the leadership team are passionate about delivering success both financially and environmentally. With a wealth of combined experience and an innovative approach, the team are focused on developing Cawleys’ status as a market leading sustainable business.
Jon Cawley, Chairman
From traditional methods of waste disposal to environmental resource management, Jon’s expertise and strategic leadership underpins the experience and innovation provided by Cawleys.
Phil Gudgeon, Managing Director
With his roots in waste management and collection, Phil is ideally placed to lead the Cawleys team. Phil’s combined waste management and logistics expertise means our fleet of vehicles and team of drivers deliver the customer experience that’s second to none, each and every time.
Anna Cawley, Director of Customer Service
A third-generation member of the Cawley family, Anna has been part of the family business for over 15 years. With a new Customer Service Strategy developed and implemented in 2018, Anna ensures that our high standards of service delivery and company-wide customer service remain the focus of the business.
Simon Platt, Director of Finance
At the financial helm of the business is Simon Platt. Simon, who joined Cawleys in 2011 has extensive experience in the finance sector, including twelve years at Iron Mountain Europe where he managed annual revenues in excess of $3 billion. More recently Simon spent two years with waste management group Reconomy. This combined experience makes Simon the top man for the job as Cawleys’ Financial Director.
Tony Goodman, Director of Resource Management
Tony not only oversees our waste and recycling facilities team, he is also responsible for health, safety and compliance across the whole organisation. With huge experience in resource and commodity management, Tony has the expertise to keep Cawleys facilities at the cutting edge of resource recovery to support our customers’ environmental performance.
I would like to say thank you to all the team at Cawleys. I have had the pleasure of dealing with several different departments and people over the years. ALL who have been professional, courteous and friendly with all requests. The targets have always been met, The response has always been with a smile I would like to praise all those who I have had the pleasure of deal with and wish Cawley’s great success in the future.
"What excellent service your colleague provides when he comes to collect our bins! He always has a friendly word and his hard work and efficient delivery doesn’t go unnoticed. He’s a credit to Cawleys." - Gill Rance, Abbots Hill School
“The service provided by Cawleys is excellent. Your driver’s hard work and efficiency doesn’t go un-noticed, he’s a credit to Cawleys!” – Domestic Bursar, Local Secondary School
"I should have used Cawleys a long time ago. Very good rates for an excellent service. Would highly recommend to others." - Property Manager, Local Property & Letting Agent
"Cawleys deliver a brilliant service, we are very happy." - Director Floor & Carpet Company
"We have a philosophy of caring, for people and the environment, it’s about doing the right thing, and food waste recycling is a really important part of this. Cawleys has gone a long way to helping us drive towards our zero waste to landfill target." - Estate Manager at 5 Star hotel
"Cawleys customer service has been fantastic. They are always fast to respond and always happy to help. Their advice has been invaluable in helping us setup our waste removal systems, and their green ethos is admirable. We are now recycling and composting our commercial waste, and helping push towards zero to landfill." - Location TV Production Team