Who Are Green Monkey?

Our Ethos

We offer a friendly, approachable and no-nonsense approach to what can sometimes feel like an industry of overwhelming choice and highly technical products.

We work with a number of trusted brands to offer the best in audio-visual (AV) and unified communication (UC) systems. We bring our wealth of experience to provide a personal service to our clients when we are designing and quoting blended technology solutions.

We operate a flexible and customer-first process and aim to build lasting relationships with our clients often becoming the go-to AV partner.

service - range - value

MEET THE TEAM

Graham

Graham Mitchell - CEO & FOUNDER

Start Date:       2002
Fav Curry:        Prawn Samber (Hot!)

Graham boasts over 30 years industry experience, and is the founder of Green Monkey, business owner, and chief monkey!

Graham established Green Monkey in 2002 and is the most technical and experienced member of the team. There is nothing AV that Graham doesn't know.

Graham is the lead technical systems designer as well as the lead engineer & project manager.

In his spare time, Graham enjoys skiing, cycling and can often found or in the garage tinkering with his beloved motorbike...

Liz

Elizabeth Downing - MANAGING DIRECTOR

Joined in:         2007
Fav Curry:        Chilli & Garlic Massala

Elizabeth has worked with Green Monkey since 2007, and was pleased to accept the position of Managing Director in 2015.

As well as being involved with managing projects and delivery, Elizabeth is the operations and digital lead for the business. 

With 3 young chimps to look after, Elizabeth spends most of her free time dressing up, getting covered in paint or baking products, or reading endless stories!

She also enjoys being outdoors and loves hiking and camping.

Lesley

Lesley Mitchell - DIRECTOR & STRATEGY

Joined in:         2011
Fav Curry:        Chicken & Spinach Balti

Lesley was appointed Director of Green Monkey in 2011 and has acted as business strategy consultant and advisor bringing a wealth of managerial and corporate experience.

Having recently retired from her career in pharmaceuticals, Lesley operates as a business strategy advisor.

An active mountaineering fan, Lesley can often be found wandering the mountains of the Snowdonia national park with her faithful dog Tilly.

Carl

Carl Wilkinson - TECHNICAL SALES

Joined in:          2014
Fav Curry:        Madras

Carl joined the Green Monkey team in 2014 an AV novice, and has developed his technical & product knowledge over the years. He is now responsible for technical quoting as well as also helping out with the digital and ecommerce offerings.

In his spare time Carl is an avid film and TV buff, and has a reasonably unhealthy obsession with Assassin’s Creed... He also loves to cook and his extra special salted caramel popcorn is always welcome!

Hayley

Hayley Gaskell - Finance Manager

Joined in:          2009
Fav Curry:        Chicken Shashlik

Our longest standing employee, Hayley joined the team in 2009 and works part time across numerous business functions. As well looking after the accounts and financial side of Green Monkey, Hayley also offers occasional cover dealing with sales enquiries, order processing & after sales customer care.

An invaluable asset to the team, and great fun to work with, Hayley has a gentle temperament, but if we don't keep our receipts we see a different side!

Hayley has a sweet tooth and is a talented baker. She is often responsible for causing a sugar rush in the office!

Danielle Brown - Sales and customer services

Joined in:         2018
Fav Curry:        Spicy butter chicken

Danielle joined the team in 2018 in the capacity of sales and customer services. A fun-loving and hardworking individual, Danielle is normally the first person you will speak to in the business and makes sure that things get done!

Super friendly, bubbly and very efficient, the office wouldn't run smoothly without her and she is an integral part of our tight-knit team.

Outside of work, Danielle is a comic book movie geek - so watch out comic con...! :-)

 

EXTENDED TEAM

We also work with a select group of sub-contractors that enable us to tackle large scale projects.

We have worked with many of these individuals for a number of years on various sized projects and are all exceptional fully qualified and trained engineers who can work within the quality frameworks set out by our lead engineeer.