Meet our team

Our people are some of the most qualified and experienced in the industry and their technical expertise and commitment to customer excellence adds value in every situation.

Richard Jupp
Divisional Director

Richard has worked in the Electricity Industry since 1980, starting as a trainee Engineer in the CEGB working in 2000MW coal fired power station. He has held several senior roles in design, sales and strategy. In 1998, Richard left the Electricity Supply Industry and formed Maintenance and Technical Services Limited. Maintech was acquired by Freedom Group of Companies in 2006 and Richard stayed on as Managing Director of the Engineering Services Division, the Division covered the whole country and specialises in Private Networks and Independent Distribution Network Operators (IDNO’s).

Aaron Sallows
Divisional Director Designate

Aaron has a strong track record of working on, constructing, and managing the operations and maintenance of High Voltage networks, working with DNOs, IDNOs. private network owners and Independent Connection Providers (ICPs). Aaron began his career as an electrical apprentice in commercial and industrial settings, before developing a specialism in the installation of HV networks.

Ashley Knox
Head of Operations (Projects)

Ashley began his career as an electrical apprentice in the industrial & commercial buildings sector, working predominately on Low Voltage projects, he joined Maintech Power in 2013. Originally a Field Manager, Ashley gained additional experience and High Voltage qualifications and competencies over the past decade working on a variety installation and maintenance projects, becoming Project Manager in 2021, Senior Project Manager in 2023 and Head of Operations in 2024. Ashley is also a qualified 11/33kV jointer and Senior Authorised Person (SAP).

Ryan Judd
Head of Operations (Major Projects)

Ryan has been with Maintech since 2006, starting his career as an apprentice Low Voltage electrician and progressing into High Voltage jointing across 11kV and 33kV,11kV and 33kV HV fitting and Maintenance. Ryan is also trained and still operates as an 11kV and 33kV SAP. He progressed to the position of Field Manager in 2015, then into the role of Operations Manager Construction in 2018.

Dylan Dixon
Head of Operations (Maintenance)

Dylan began his career as an electrical apprentice in South Africa in Petrochem and Industrial environments, after qualifying as an electrician he relocated to the UK, where he continued to grow his skills and knowledge on High Voltage & Low Voltage networks within the commercial, heavy industry and renewables. Having held roles in testing, installation, commissioning, and various levels of management. Dylan maintains SAP Authorisations up to 33kV and holds IOSH Management Safety qualifications.