Paul Wilby

Tester in Charge
A former combat engineer with the British Army Royal Engineers, Paul served tours of duty in Germany, Kosovo, and Northern Ireland before joining the business in August 2023, taking on the role of Tester in Charge.
A former combat engineer with the British Army Royal Engineers, Paul served tours of duty in Germany, Kosovo, and Northern Ireland before joining the business in August 2023, taking on the role of Tester in Charge.

Moving to Amaro has had a significant positive impact on me, both professionally and personally.

The core values of the company are positive and refreshing and my colleagues here are second to none.

About Paul

A hugely experienced and methodical individual with more than 20 years of leadership experience, Paul started his railway journey back in 2002 following a substantial term in the military.

Since then, he’s worked for the likes of Balfour Beatty, Volker, and Thales, spending the last 10 years supporting the delivery of a whole host of complex and high profile schemes.

Managing all signalling works testing activities on schemes such as the Thameslink Resilience Project and Phase 2 of the the East Kent Resignalling Project, not to mention the recent capacity upgrade works at Gatwick Station, he now heads up Amaro’s in-house testing team, playing a pivotal role in the delivery of almost all of our clients’ signalling projects.

Key responsibilities include…

  • Supporting tender submissions
  • The creation and management of test plans
  • The creation of testing documentation
  • The management of subcontractors
  • The allocation and management of testing staff
  • Carrying out CofC authorisation and IRSE assessing duties
Qualifications and memberships
  • Member of the Institution of Railway Signal Engineers
  • Associate Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology
Areas of expertise

Michael Ewart

Managing Director
John Waugh

John Waugh

Engineering & Operations Director
Sarah Townsley

Sarah Townsley

Head of Commercial

Caroline Foster

Commercial Manager
Elaine Kenny

Elaine Kenny

Quality & Compliance Manager
Lewis Matthews

Lewis Matthews

HSE Manager
Dean Rann

Dean Rann

Senior Project Manager

Sean Tiday

Business Relationship Manager
Barry Toms

Barry Toms

Operations Manager
Chris Munday

Chris Munday

HR & Talent Manager
Nick Egan

Nick Egan

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Kamyus Metrane

Project Manager
Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn

Project Manager

Stewart Little

Project Manager
Chris Mayhew

Chris Mayhew

Project Manager
Lee Fisher

Lee Fisher

Project Manager
Dan James

Dan James

Project Manager
Ricky Mckinley

Ricky McKinley

Assistant Project Manager
Joel George

Joel George

Assistant Project Manager
Sanna Qureshi

Sanna Qureshi

Assistant Project Manager
Frankie Staines

Frankie Staines

Assistant Project Manager

Max Bowyer

Assistant Project Manager
Charles Bridgeman

Charles Bridgeman

Planning Manager
Adam Lomax

Adam Lomax

Resourcing Manager

Paul Ibbotson

Testing & Commissioning Engineer

Rob Lyas

Construction Manager

Nathan Methven

Construction Manager
Joe Jupe

Joe Jupe

Project Engineer
Dan Douglas

Dan Douglas

Construction Manager

Dean Streeton

Stores & Fleet Manager