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Meet the Team


Jon Cawley, Chairman and Managing Director

Our Managing Director has over forty years’ experience in waste management and recycling. From traditional methods of waste disposal to environmental resource management, Jon’s expertise and leadership underpins the experience and innovation on offer at Cawleys.

7344Anna Cawley, Director of Customer Service

A third-generation member of the Cawleys family, Anna has been part of the family business for over ten years. Her background within the company as Project Manager and Customer Relationship Manager means that Anna is perfectly placed to head up the Customer Services division, ensuring that the customer care that Cawleys’ clients receive is second-to-none.


7315 copySimon Platt, Director of Finance

At the helm on the financial side is Simon Platt who joined Cawleys in 2011. With extensive experience in the finance sector, including twelve years at Iron Mountain Europe where he dealt with annual revenues in excess of $3 billion, and more recently two years’ within waste management group Reconomy, Simon is the top man for the job as Cawleys’ FD.


7198Tony Goodman, Director of Sales and Resource Management

As Operations Director, Tony oversees the range of resource management services on offer at Cawleys, creating a bespoke environmental programme to suit your company’s needs. With over 30 years’ experience in the waste management and recycling industry, Tony can recommend a resource solution that will really work for you.

7074Phil Gudgeon, Director of Waste Collection and Logistics

Phil is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of each Cawleys depot and the commercial waste collections across our entire customer base. It’s a big job but with Phil’s combined waste management and logistics expertise it means our fleet of vehicles and team of drivers deliver the customer experience that’s second to none, each and every time.


imageedit_2_6935915093Tim Croxford, Recycling Manager

Tim Croxford runs our waste and recycling facilities, including the onsite state-of-the-art Materials Recycling Facility (MRF) which allows us to maximise the amount of waste Cawleys can recycle for you, and take you one step closer to zero to landfill. With huge experience in resource and commodity management, Tim has the expertise to keep Cawleys facilities at the cutting edge of resource recovery to support our customers environmental performance.


7014Alan Colledge, Senior Manager, Hazardous Waste Services

With over twenty years in the waste industry and eleven years specializing in Hazardous waste Treatment and Recovery Solutions as a qualified DGSA (Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor). Alan leads our Hazardous team to deal with specialist waste and difficult problems efficiently, innovatively and with the minimum hassle to you or the environment.