QWM Group

Clive Leadbetter appointed as Managing Director to drive company growth

We are pleased to announce that Clive Leadbetter has joined the Quest management team as our new Managing Director, as we further strengthen our ambitious growth strategy

Clive joins us at a pivotal time in our growth and brings over 25 years of extensive operational and strategic expertise across the transport and environmental sectors. Clive acknowledges the opportunities available for strategic and sustainable expansion across the sectors, crediting the company’s esteemed reputation for consistently delivering safe, high-quality, and reliable solutions and services to key clients.

As a company, we are targeting significant growth over the next 5 years, with the aim of furthering our cross-sector operational capacity throughout the whole of the UK.

Clive explains that the objective for the team is to continuously improve standards in quality, service, and a commitment to delivering excellence with safety at the forefront of our culture. In addition, we want to secure long-term relationships with clients where we can add value-adding solutions and efficiencies to their core business.

“My aim is to establish Quest as a reliable partner for delivering innovative solutions using our industry-leading fleet and technology. We possess the essential tools and expertise required to achieve this goal, and I am confident that with our knowledge across all domains, we can fulfil our aim of becoming an acknowledged lead contractor.”

Clive has recognised the fact that he is joining a motivated team that is dedicated to providing a safe, efficient, and high-quality service tailored to clients and customers recognising the benefits that this will bring to his leadership role.

“The core values of Quest revolve around nurturing individuals and fostering a culture where everyone has the opportunity to develop, innovate, and contribute to a whole collective achievement.

“I believe we’re entering an exciting journey, poised for significant growth and success”

Chief Executive, Ivan Smyth sees Clive’s appointment as strengthening the company’s clear strategy for growth and being recognised as a trusted partner for our client’s sector-wide

“Our strategy for growth plans entails expanding each division of QWM Group, Ivan explains “Whilst we’ve established a strong reputation for delivering high-quality services across, drainage, tankering and utilities, I aim for us to be recognised for our comprehensive proficiency in delivering services across all sectors from inception to delivery offering wholistic solutions to clients.”

“Be it the UK highways infrastructure, construction developments, or supporting vital infrastructure, we possess the internal resources and expertise to emerge as all-encompassing partner clients can rely on regardless of project scope or location.

“Clive will play a crucial role in advocating for these capabilities and fostering new and existing strategic partnerships that will unlock new opportunities for the company in the future. I’m excited to welcome him to Quest.”