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About Schindler Lifts and Escalators in the United Kingdom

About Schindler UK

Schindler Ltd Lift & Escalator History

Schindler Lifts UK and Ireland
The history of Schindler Lifts UK & Ireland

Schindler Lifts - Company Background

Founded in Switzerland in 1874, Schindler Group is a leading global provider of lifts, escalators and moving walks and related product services. Our innovative and environmentally friendly access and transit management systems make an important contribution to mobility in urban societies.

A pioneer in sustainable mobility, Schindler is at the forefront of technological advances through its partnership with Solar Impulse, a cutting-edge project to fly around the world in a plane powered only by solar energy.  Solar Impulse

In the UK Schindler Lifts installs, repairs, maintains and services all types of lifts, escalators and moving walks from all types of manufacturer.

Overview of Schindler Lifts, Escalators and Moving Walks

In 2014, the Schindler Group generated sales of more than CHF 9.2 billion. Schindler mobility solutions move one billion people every day all over the world. Behind the company's success are over 60,000 employees in more than 100 countries.

Schindler Ltd (UK) was established in 1960. We believe that excellence in safety, quality and customer service is key to our long term success. We provide safe and reliable lift, escalator and related products whilst putting the customer at the heart of everything we do.


Quality Management System (QMS) certification

Our Quality Management System (QMS) is independently certified by a UKAS accredited certification body to meet the requirements of BS EN ISO 9001:2008 whereby all related activities are performed in accordance with these procedures.

Additionally, independent certification of the quality assurance system has been awarded that confirms compliance to the requirements of the European Lifts Directive (2014/33/EU), Annex XI, Full Quality Assurance plus Design Examination for Lifts (Module H1) by a European Accredited Notified Body for Lifts.

Contact Schindler Directors

To contact any of the Schindler UK Directors please call 01932 758100 or find their contact details below

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Director of Modernisation & Lift Replacement

Richard Clarke 

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Director of Service, Maintenance & Repair

Dean White

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Director of Business Improvement including Schindler Ireland

Barry Dunion 

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Finance Director

Freddie Wepener

UKLT Memeber Ashley Govett

Director of New Lift Installations

Ashley Govett 

UKLT Memeber David Sharp

Director of Escalators & Transport

David Sharp

UKLT Member Karen Hinnigan

HR Director

Karen Hinnigan 

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Technical Director

Paul Turner