Meet the team

The Directors

Toby Batham


Nickname: Tobe/Tobz

Guilty Pleasure: Cooking (Crown's wannabe Gordon Ramsay)

Go to drink & snack: Sol beer & Olives (and Garlic Bread)

Interests/Spare Time: Going on walks with his miniature Daschund, Luna.

Specialist Sectors: Fit Out, Refurbishment & Professions

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Jake Batham


Nickname: Jakey B

Guilty Pleasure: Takeaways

Go to drink & snack: Marlborough Savignon Blanc and Sea Salt & Balsamic Vinegar crisps

Interests/Spare Time: Rugby (Leicester Tigers) and socialising down the pub

Specialist Sectors: Construction, Logistics, Plant, Farming & Waste/Recycling

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Jack Doran


Nickname: JD

Guilty Pleasure: Justin Bieber

Go to drink & snack: Gin & Tonic and Thai Sweet Chilli crisps

Interests/Spare Time: Football (the mighty Darlington FC), Golf, Watches and travelling

Specialist Sectors: Construction, Engineering, Manufacturing, Leisure, IT & Franchise

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Account Managers

George Riggall

Account Manager

Nickname: Riggs

Guilty Pleasure: Reality TV & Ed Sheeran

Go to drink & snack: Cold Budvar & Chilli Puffs

Interests/Spare Time: Football (Leicester City FC), Formula 1 & Boxing

Specialist Sectors: Scaffolding/Racking, Brewery, Renewables & Logistics

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Luke Batham

Account Manager

Nickname: Lukey B

Guilty Pleasure: High School Music (wants to be Zac Efron)

Go to drink & snack: Corona with Lime & Bread with Oil and Balsamic Vinegar

Interests/Spare Time: Golf, Football  (Leicester City) & MMA

Specialist Sectors: Waste/Recycling, Engineering & Construction

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James Russell

Account Manager

Nickname: James (pronounced


Guilty Pleasure: DIY (our resident Nick Knowles)

Go to drink & snack: Argentinian Malbec & Milk Chocolate Digestives

Interests/Spare Time: Football (Manchester United)

Specialist Sectors: Construction, Automotive & Logistics 

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Andy Padington

Account Manager

Nickname: AP

Guilty Pleasure: Nike Air Max trainers & Jamiroquai

Go to drink & snack: Cheeky IPA & Lotus Biscoff cheesecake

Interests/Spare Time: Family time with his wife and two kids and posting a daily outfit photo on Instagram

Specialist Sectors: Drainage, Engineering & Woodworking

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Dillon Carpenter

Account Manager

Nickname: Dildog/Dil

Guilty Pleasure: The film "A Star is Born" (makes him cry)

Go to drink & snack: Spiced Rum & Haribo Tangfastics

Interests/Spare Time: Travelling and socialising down the pub

Specialist Sectors: Scaffolding, Construction, Food Production & Fit Outs

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Tom Galpin

Account Manager

Nickname: Tommy G

Guilty Pleasure: Cooking & Cheerleading (competed internationally)

Go to drink & snack: Whisky and Salt & Vinegar crisps

Interests/Spare Time: Rugby (Wasps) & Formula 1

Specialist Sectors: Logistics, Wholesale & Construction

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Joe Quailey

Account Manager

Nickname: Q

Guilty Pleasure: Reality TV (especially Love Island)

Go to drink & snack: Guinness and Sea Salt & Balsamic

Interests/Spare Time: Formula 1, Console Gaming & long walks

Specialist Sectors: Construction, Waste/Recycling & Brewery

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Aaron Bhasin

Account Manager

Nickname: TBA

Guilty Pleasure: TBA

Go to drink & snack: TBA

Interests/Spare Time: TBA

Specialist Sectors: TBA

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Sales Support

Taymar Lendor McWilliams

Sales Support Administrator

Nickname: Tay - Tay

Guilty Pleasure: Playing Sims 4

Go to drink & snack:  Kopperberg Gin & Lemonade and Snickers

Interests/Spare Time: Festivals and going out

Specialist Sectors: Administration and being the friendly voice answering our landline

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Chief Barking Officer

Nickname: Luney

Guilty Pleasure: Eating anything & Barking whilst the team are on the phone

Go to drink & snack: Water out the hose & Mango

Interests/Spare Time: Going on walks and causing chaos at CBF HQ

Specialist Sectors: Dog food, sleeping & Barking

Email Luna


We're always on the look out for driven, enthusiastic individuals to join the Crown team. If you have a real passion and determination to make a difference to UK businesses, then we want to hear from you. To apply, please send your CV to



Phone: 01908 039 818

Address: Linford Forum, 18 Rockingham Drive, Milton Keynes, MK14 6LY


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