Meet the Team

Robert EvansManaging Director
Robert has almost 40 years’ experience in the Galvanizing industry and was a past Chairman of the UK Galvanizing Association. Robert is a serving Magistrate and Rotarian, outside of work his interests are golf, gardening and the challenges of modern business.
Gareth EvansCompany Director
Gareth has almost 30 years’ experience in all aspects of the family business. In his spare time Gareth enjoys large home improvement projects, cooking up Michelin style dishes and going to the gym...
Clare ReganCompany Secretary
Employed at Cardiff Galvanizers for over 30 years, Clare has acquired knowledge on all aspects / operations of the company.  Clare is extremely proud of her sons Nathan and Rhys, she is  a member of her local skittles team and enjoys walking her dog Bodie whatever the weather.
Dave RiceGeneral Manager
Having worked in galvanizing for many years Dave has also acquired extensive knowledge of powder coating and wet painting processes. Dave is an avid football supporter and enjoys taking his dog on long walks..              
Dave JonesProducation Manager
With over 30 years of experience within the Galvanizing industry, Dave started as a labourer at Cardiff Galvanizers and worked his way up to his current position.Outside of work Dave enjoys cycling and performing in his band. 
Gareth HeathEngineer & health & safety Officer
Gareth started with Cardiff Galvanizers over 28 years ago as an electrician to help with the relocation of the business from Cardiff Docks to our current site on East moors Road. As the company grew he progressed to Company Engineer in charge of maintenance and installation of new equipment.
Paul SmithTransport Manager
Paul has been with the company since 2008, working his way up from Transport Co-ordinator to his current position.  When he’s not in work Paul enjoys following the Welsh Regions rugby clubs.
Wayne ReesGalvablast Administrator
Starting with the company as a forklift driver over 20 years ago, Wayne progressed to work in the dispatch office before taking on a new challenge in November 2015  in his current position. In his spare time he likes to unwind with a few beers and a game of pool with his son, he also enjoys watching the rugby.
Julie MurphyHuman Resources Administrator
 Julie has been with the company over a year looking after payroll and all aspects of HR. In her spare time she loves travelling, singing on karaoke, going to the gym, watching the rugby and cwtching with her dogs. She also has a second, unpaid job as mother to two crazy teenagers.
Sam MertensSales Ledger Administrator
 Starting at Cardiff Galvanizers over 10 years ago Sam worked her way up from reception to become a part of the Accounts administration team, her duties include invoicing for both companies & credit control. In her spare time Sam enjoys socialising with friends, creative cooking and hiking.
Wendy Jones Purchase Ledger Administrator
 Wendy has been employed with Cardiff Galvanizers for over 26 years in various posts, finding her niche in purchasing. Wendy loves spending time with her three grandchildren who keep her on her toes. In her spare time she loves going for long walks, especially in the beautiful Elan Valley. 
Vicky Bailey Dispatch Administrator
Vicky is the youngest member of the Cardiff Galvanizers team, starting on reception a year ago she now works in the hub of the company in the busy dispatch office. In her spare time she enjoys kettlebell classes & nights out.
Eleri MatthewsAdministrator
Eleri Matthews is our newest member of staff splitting her time between looking after reception and Administration work. In her spare time she loves working on her allotment and indulging in home improvements.