Senior Management

Meet our board of directors and key management:


Jerrard Winter –  CEO & Founder

Having graduated in Chemical Engineering from Southbank University, London, Jerrard has worked in the oil and energy industry for over 30 years.

He has gained engineering knowledge and experience with major operating and EPC companies, while working on various onshore and offshore projects across the globe..



James Rimmer – Finance Director

James joined Haztek in 2007 when it was operating out of one office in London, before it grew into the international company it is today operating in various sectors and regions all over the globe. His experience in recruitment finance, which spans over 20 years and includes international blue chip companies such as Select Appointments and Impellam PLC, has proved vital in helping Haztek achieve a worldwide presence.



David Mitchell – Executive Director

After 15 years in the IT industry, working for major global computer suppliers in Europe, the Middle East and the Western Pacific, specialising in the banking environment, David moved into IT recruitment and project resourcing in 1982. Since then he has managed 4 separate businesses, as whole or part owner, and successfully sold each of them by trade sale. David has been involved with Haztek since 2007, and has been a shareholder and non-executive director since 2009.


Nicole Doffman – Principal Consultant & Manpower Manager

With over 15 years’ oil and gas industry experience, Nicole is a dynamic, decisive and highly professional consultant with outstanding communication qualities. Her development has been augmented by the need to devise, manage and train others, enhancing the skill sets of those under her supervision and gaining respect from some of the most senior decision-makers within the industry.    



Natalie Aston – Managed Services Manager

Natalie joined Haztek in 2009 after moving back to London from Los Angeles. Her experience in handling logistics and mobilisation and great organisational skills make her an asset to the managed services division. Here she has built strong relationships with key clients as well as nurturing our graduate trainees, and her commitment and attention to detail have significantly contributed to the division’s growth.





Business Risk Managers:


Austin Baird - Business Risk Manager

Austin is a Chartered Safety and Health Professional with over 25 years experience of leading workforce health and safety in international oil & gas operations. Experienced in providing innovative solutions to challenging, high value, safety sensitive operations at all levels of organisations. He is respected HES Professional who combines extensive HES knowledge with the ability to drive team performance and deliver incident free operations. 



Gordon Thom - Business Risk Manager

Gordon has forty years experience in petro-chemical and energy-related industries, onshore, offshore and subsea, in the fields of engineering design, construction, installation, hook-up, commissioning, operations, maintenance and decommissioning.  He has occupied many senior management positions and has extensive experience in quality, health & safety, security and environmental management, as well as project and general management, with major operating and EPCC contracting organisations.


Dr Anthony Griffin - Project Manager

Dr Griffin has been in the Oil, Gas, Construction and infrastructure sectors for over 35 years. He has specialised in HSE Auditing, Management System Implementation, Environmental Engineering and Project Management. Mr Griffin brings a wealth of experience to the Haztek team in execution of major solution projects.




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