Our Team

Welcome to the Our Team page, where you will meet some of the faces behind Alucraft Systems. These are the innovators and visionaries that make Alucraft Systems leaders in architectural glazing and design today.

In all successful companies, you need a strong, unified team working together to deliver for its clients. Below you can read about those that strive always to be top of their field.

Our Senior Management Team

Joao joined Clarison UK as COO in July 2022 and became Managing Director in February 2023. A Civil Engineer by background, he has extensive international experience, having worked across a wide range of sectors. He started his career with Mota-Engil, where had the opportunity to deliver a variety of large-scale infrastructure projects across three continents. He then followed to lead the Martifer façade business as the MD overseeing the operations in the UK, Ireland, Portugal, Spain and France, contributing to the successful delivery of several prestigious and high-profile projects worth in excess of £200m. He recently led the Operations in London for Lindner Prater, delivering £100m in façade projects.

Joao Simoes

Managing Director

Nick joined in June 2020 as Finance Director. Having qualified in 1997, Nick has held numerous finance roles within the construction industry over the past 22 years, including Group Finance Director at Avonside Roofing and senior finance and commercial appointments at Kier, May Gurney and R G Carter. Nick is responsible for Finance, IT, HR and Health and Safety.

Nick Tappin

Financial Director

With 25 years of aluminium fabrication experience, including 20 years within EAG, Peter is the Manufacturing Director responsible for the product delivery team encompassing the procurement and fabrication departments of the business over four sites.

Peter Dalby

Manufacturing Director

Simon joined in 2022, leading all aspects of Design and will be responsible for the technical excellence of our work on an end-to-end basis from pre-construction through to project completion. Simon brings a wealth of knowledge to the business with 21 years of experience in the façade industry.

Simon Carr

Technical Director

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