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The best way to achieve our vision is to employ outstanding people

It was our Founder and Managing Director’s vision to create a plant and haulage firm that not only provided the right machines, but the perfect package: the right equipment and operators, in a safe, cost-effective and efficient manner.

More than 30 years later, that vision has been realised and we are now one of the most recognisable names in UK plant hire, with a reputation for quality, continual investment in staff and equipment and, above all, customer satisfaction.

With an expansive fleet of modern plant and equipment, we provide operated, self drive and contract hire plant to a variety of sectors within the construction arena.

Company Directors

Our management team comprises Liam Lynch (centre), Founder and Managing Director of Lynch, and Directors, Rob Lynch (right) and Merrill Lynch (left).


Mark Kennedy - Operations Director

Mark has over 25 years’ experience at Director level in the plant hire and construction industries. Previously he was a Director for the construction group, Ardmore, for 13 years and Managing Director of the off-site construction services division, Paddington Construction. Mark was also the Managing Director of Intercontinental Trading Solutions, the Far East procurement arm of the Ardmore Group. He also has worked with several plant hire companies on a non-executive Director basis, which involved working on growth and restructuring strategy plans.

Fabian Swampillai B.Sc., FCMA, FGMA - Finance Director

Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and Fellow of the Global Management Accountant, Fabian has over 25 years’ manufacturing and construction plant hire industry experience. Prior to joining Lynch, he was a Financial Controller with Sauflon Pharmaceuticals Ltd and Bovis Lend Lease Ltd. He has been with our company for over 11 years and enjoys the challenges associated with working for a rapidly growing company like Lynch.

Chris Smith BSc, CA, Non-Executive Director

Chris is a Scottish Chartered Accountant with 20 years' experience in NED, CFO and Finance Director positions in rapid growth companies, turnarounds and PE-backed transactions. He is a business coach and mentor and has expertise in fundraising, corporate governance, strategic planning, financial reporting and business modelling. He has worked across a number of sectors, including construction services, engineering, electronics, music technology, digital technology, software and business services.

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