Lauren joined the team in 2017 and became Managing Director in October 2017. Lauren has a MEng in Civil Engineering and an MSc in Energy Futures. Initially, Lauren worked in the Civil / Oil & Gas Industry with experience in Structural Engineering and Drilling Engineering. At weekends, you’ll find Lauren exploring Scottish hills.
Alison joined the team in 2018 as UMS’s Office Manager. Alison keeps UMS’s engine running with her knowledge on everything from finance to quality control. Alison served in the RAF as an Operations Officer and has a degree in Building Surveying. Alison’s favourite way to spend time outside of work is with her two daughters at their caravan based in Blairgowrie.
Billy has been with UMS since 2016 and has worked in the drainage industry since 2006. Prior to this Billy was in the army and served with the Gordon Highlanders. Billy came to UMS with experience in a whole range of environmental services both onshore and offshore. Billy is UMS’s fitness guru, and every summer can be found on Tough Mudder courses in Scotland and Sweden. Billy’s also spends a lot of his free time as a judge for Boxing Scotland throughout Scotland.
Camie has been with UMS since 2014 where he joined the team as UMS’s first ever trainee. Camie has since then been part of all the projects UMS has worked on. In his time at UMS, Camie’s observed spoons, an action man and a few antique glass bottles in pipes. Outside of work, Camie spend most of his time with his cars. This include restoring his 1960s vintage Cresta.
Charlie joined UMS in 2018 after moving from London to Moray with his family. Charlie comes to UMS with a wide range of skills from machining to husky racing. Outside of work, Charlie is at the gym and trains in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
Donald established UMS in 2006 and served as the Managing Director until 2017. Previously, Donald has been a Director of a variety of companies including Moray Coast Growers and Springfield Utilities. Donald remains at UMS as Advisor in Chief and assists with operations, consultancy and maintenance.
Harris joined the UMS team in 2018. Harris is a Chartered Accountant whose career with KMPG took him to Shanghai and Hong Kong. Harris returned from Hong Kong in 2018 and has taken on the role of UMS’s Finance Director.
Jimmy’s been part of the UMS team since the very start in 2007. Jimmy’s seen it all at UMS and has a great knowledge of all things underground in Moray. Outside of work, you’ll find Jimmy down at Moray Rugby Club or Murryfield and is also part of a ten pin bowling team. Jimmy tries everything not to let a problem beat him and as such, his favourite part of UMS is customer satisfaction.