Nik Goncharov

Nik Goncharov

Managing Director
Nik is the Managing Director of APECS Consult Ltd in the UK, continuing the tradition of APECS being a family-run business. Having worked in every department at the company, from the factory to the board room before taking his position as Managing Director, Nik has experienced every step on the production chain first hand to give him a valuable insight into how the company functions at every level.
Natasha Pugh

Natasha Pugh

Sales Director
With over 7 years of experience in the lock and door hardware industry, Natasha brings a wealth of knowledge to her position as the Sales Director at APECS. Having previously worked for two of the biggest wholesalers in the sector, Natasha has proven her worth as a superb salesperson.
Mark Frain

Mark Frain

Business Development Manager
Mark joins APECS as our Business Development Manager with his key focus being the Fenestration industry. Starting in the industry over 25 years ago, Mark has worked in various roles during his career ranging from manufacturing to sales roles, all backed by his BA Hons in Business Management. To wind down from the busy life of sales, you could either find Mark swinging around his favourite 9 iron on the local course or losing himself in a gripping novel.
Nathan Martin

Nathan Martin

Marketing Manager
Previously working for two of the biggest manufacturing names in the lock industry, Nathan brings overs 6 years’ worth of industry marketing experience to his role as Marketing Manager. Nathan has worked in various marketing roles and has a detailed understanding of all marketing aspects.
Louise Browne

Louise Browne

Buiness Operations Manager
Previously working for ERA, Louise has incredible knowledge of the industry and brings a mountain of know-how to her role as Business Operations Manager. When Louise isn’t managing APECS operations, she likes to spend her free time with her Family, Friends, and pet dog Ben. Louise is a keen gym-goer and loves a sunny holiday.
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Hayley Roberts

Business Administrator
Having over 6 years of experience in the industry, Hayley joins the APECS team as our Business Administrator. Previously working as an assistant for a Master Locksmith, Hayley brings with her an incredible amount of knowledge to the role. In her time away from the office, Hayley likes to spend her time losing herself in the world of video games and visiting sci-fi conventions.
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Kelly Russell

Sales Administrator
Kelly has joined the APECS team as our Sales Administrator. Kelly is brand new to the lock industry and is getting to grips with all of our terminology! Kelly will be one of the voices behind the APECS team that are always on hand to help. When Kelly isn't offering her invaluable help to our customers, Kelly likes to hit the highstreet and do a touch of shopping as well as spending time with her family and her dog, Percy.
Neil Macleod

Neil Macleod

Technical Manager
Neil brings with him 6 years' worth of industry experience to his role as Technical Manager at APECS. With a history in master suite systems, technical and sales roles, Neil brings a wealth of industry knowledge with him. In his spare time, Neil is passionate about music and loves going to gigs and festivals whenever he can. Neil's also big into his Japanese bikes and cars, having raced them for the past 15 years.
Anton Clare

Anton Clare

Technical Assistant
Anton joins us with previous experience as a bench locksmith. He enjoys grappling with complex technical problems and finding novel solutions to issues. In his free time, he enjoys practising fire-breathing and wood carving.
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James Roberts

Pinning & Key Cutting Techinican
James has joined the APECS team as our Key Cutting and Pinning Technician. Having worked as a Master Locksmith for the past 7 years, James brings fantastic industry knowledge to his role and the company. Outside of work, James likes to spend his time getting artistically creative with painting and sculpting or turning his hand to music as an enthusiastic bass player.
Vairis Trinskis-Roze

Vairis Trinskis-Roze

Warehouse Supervisor
With over 12 years of warehouse experience, Vairis has joined the APECS team as our Warehouse Supervisor. Vairis brings with him a wealth of invaluable knowledge, including many ideas on how we can improve the efficiency of our warehouse. In his spare time he likes to spend time with family, travel and capture all the precious moments in his through video and photo, then editing them together to make an everlasting memory.
Dana Marendych

Dana Marendych

Graphic Designer
Dana has been with APECS for over 2 years and does all of the design work for our UK team. Originally from Ukraine, Dana loves travelling and coffee almost as much as she loves graphic design!
Mehmoon Awan

Mehmoon Awan

Finance Controller
Mehmoon joined APECS in 2019 having previously provided ad hoc financial management consultancy to the company. Mehmoon is responsible for the finance function of the company dealing with both internal & external financial reporting. His interests include cycling, hiking & trekking, with the Birmingham to London cycle ride and trekking Mount Kilimanjaro in aid of charity being the highlights.
Kirill Orlov

Kirill Orlov

Digital Transformation Specialist
Kirill has been a part of APECS for several years. His mission is transforming the business through digitalisation - moving the company towards a digital strategy and operating model. He focuses on digital strategy development and innovation. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children.