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Meet the team

Meet the team

Les Ashton-Smith

Managing Director

Les has a background in electronic instrumentation with a first degree in Electronic Engineering, which led him from product design and development into general management. He holds a Master degree from Imperial College in Industrial Robotics and Manufacturing and a MBA. He is a fellow...

Graham Jackson

Sales Director

Graham has an electronics design background and a degree in Physics from Southampton University. He has spent the last twelve years in European sales roles selling microprocessors, computer mainboards, biometric hardware and software, directional audio devices and cash handling products. Graham specializes in opening up...

Richard Horne

Commercial Director

Richard has over two decades of design experience and product development in the electronics industry. He works closely with customers on bespoke custom projects, from initial product specification, through design and approvals to volume manufacture and ongoing support. Richard’s skills and experience span a wide...

Mark Perkins

Technical Director

Mark has been taking products from concept to production at Heber for over two decades. Mark is a multi-skilled engineer with strong commercial awareness and has worked in many application areas including gaming, vending and white goods. Mark likes to get involved in customers projects...

Tim Stinchcombe

Senior Systems Engineer

After 15 years’ systems and software engineering experience within the avionics industry, Tim returned to full-time education, gaining a PhD in mathematics in 2000. Two years later Tim decided to move into the electronics sector: his current role utilises a valuable blend of his older...

Ben Thompson

IT Director

Ben has been an IT professional for over 20 years and has an extensive understanding of Linux and Windows server and desktop operating systems. Ben’s team provide the IT infrastructure for the Heber Group of companies and project manage various software developments, both for Heber’s...

May Glassonbury

Financial Director

With a strong professional background in all aspects of financial control, May has overall control and responsibility for all financial aspects of the Heber group of companies. As financial director, May provides leadership to the board’s finance and accounting strategy and guidance to Heber’s partners and...

Internet of Things

Heber has been doing remote data collection and analysis for many years. Now with ‘Internet of Things’ connectivity (IoT) it could not be easier to get your product online and collecting data. Remote telemetry, sensing and security or trend analysis, we can help you with your next generation of product or service. Heber design and develop innovation for pioneering new products and services in the appliance and industrial control of fluid based systems.

Discover more about IoT and wireless communications with Heber.

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