• Fresh ideas. Flawless delivery.

Our people

Andy Hogben | Managing Director

Andy Hogben

Managing Director

Celebrating his 30th year in the industry, our Managing Director and owner Andy is passionate about developing content and delivering events that really hit the mark. Andy spends his free time at home in Yorkshire and loves good food, the countryside and flying his own light aircraft.


Mark Oakland

Technical Production Manager

Mark brings over 20 years of technical event production experience to Quadrant having worked on complex, large scale events throughout the world. Mark loves sport, good food and good weather.

Hazel Burns

Hazel Burns

Head of Event Production

Hazel is our Head of Event Production and has had vast agency experience and is responsible for managing the event management side of the business. Hazel, originally from Ireland loves the great outdoors and music festivals.

Russell Halfpenny

Hire Business Manager

The architect of our fabulous Birmingham hire team, Russell has been in the hire and events industry for over 13 years and enjoys getting involved in some of our more unusual projects. He loves Black Sabbath, playing the guitar and holidaying in Cornwall.

Anna Tonti

Event Manager

Chris Fellows

Sales Manager

Often referred to as CTF, over many years Chris has developed loyal relationships with many blue chip clients who return to us year after year. When taking time off from pretending to be a ‘country gent’ he loves rugby, motor racing and good red wine!

Sarah Osborne

Sarah Osborne

Creative Services Manager

Sarah has worked in the event industry for over 15 years and has experience in all aspects of design from large-scale banners to complex presentations. Originally from Norfolk Sarah loves spending time at the seaside.

Pete Wells

New Business Manager

Pete has 25 year’s experience and in that time has worked closely with venues and corporate clients. He loves family time, walking his dogs and also enjoys the English Rivera as this is where he was born and lived for many years.

Robert Digings Event Consultant

Robert Digings


With 30 years’ experience in broadcasting, business television and live event communication Robert can add great value to your event as a consultant. His passion for personal growth has led to him working as an executive coach as well as launching Guru Circus, a new online resource for the consumer market.


Rebecca Lawson

Video Producer

Rebecca has over a decade of experience producing films and TV commercials for businesses, charities and public sector organisations across the UK and beyond. Rebecca loves the cinema, cooking and eating good food and long walks with her 2 dogs.


Paul Roberts

Business Development Mgr

Paul joined Quadrant over 10 years ago and as a Business Development Manager draws on his years’ of experience building trust and relationships with venues and blue chip clients. Paul loves family, playing his keyboard and Caribbean food.


Julie Maskrey

Business Development Mgr

Along with the events business Julie has many years’ experience in the hotel industry which has helped her develop great working relations with many of the local venues we service in the Midlands. Julie loves holidays, salsa dancing and red wine.

Andrew Casey

Andrew Casey

Hire Operations Manager

Andrew has over 19 years’ experience in hire and events and works as Hire Co-ordinator at our Birmingham branch. His vast knowledge and experience ensures the smooth running of logistics and many happy customers. Andrew loves the great outdoors and riding is motorbike.

Jamie Davies

Jamie Davies

Hire Operations Manager

Jamie joined Quadrant at the beginning of 2015 having worked in the local AV hire business for the past 21 years. His vast technical logistical experience ensures the smooth running of our Nottingham hire desk. Jamie plays 5-aside football for a local team.


Jim Kent

Senior Project Manager

As our Senior Project Manager Jim is responsible for the technical production of some of our largest, high-profile jobs. His laid back, calm approach, where everything is achievable is a real winner with our clients. When he’s not actually working he loves playing guitar.


James Cresswell

Project Manager

‘Crezzie’ has worked in events for 8 years; starting as a technician he has gained experience in all areas of event production working his way up to his current role as Project Manager. He loves playing his guitar and Spurs.


Ian Thompson

Project Manager

Ian is one of our Project Managers working with many of our West Midlands clients. Outside work Ian loves cars and sport, listing his proudest moment as winning the sack race at school!

Gavin Row

Senior Hire Technician

Gavin has 16 years experience in hire and events and in that time has worked with many clients all over the world. His knowledge and experience is a huge benefit to our clients and he is also the “go to man” if there are any computer issues and is a whizz at fixing PC’s!

Anthony Fisher

Anthony Fisher

Senior Hire Technician

Anthony is our Senior Hire Technician at our Birmingham branch and he is a popular and respected technician amongst the many venues that we service in the Birmingham area. Anthony loves good beer, a good party and visiting St Ives.

Kieran Johnson

Hire Technician

Kieran joins our Nottingham team having recently graduated from university, and brings his expertise in sound production to the company. He values customer service and is always happy to help with any clients needs. In his spare time Kieran enjoys producing dance music, DJing and eating out.

Daniel Sheen

Hire Technician

Dan joined us in September 2016, after working at Nottingham University Hospitals’ postgraduate centre where he was responsible for all AV provision. Outside of work he enjoys keeping fit, supporting Mansfield Town FC and Notts Ccc and going to gigs.


Bradley Graham

Hire Technician

Bradley’s worked in IT and Technology since leaving college which includes 3 years experience in the security industry working in a joint operation between west midlands police and safer travel. Bradley also enjoys computing, gaming, playing football and training at the gym


Scott McNair

Hire Technician

Scott runs our set department and is in charge of our internal logistics, making sure that everything is the right place at the right time! Outside work he is our resident rock star and when he’s not working you can find him touring with his band.


Julie Harrison

Hire Administrator

As well as often being the first friendly voice you will hear when calling in Julie has an encyclopaedic knowledge of our hire booking system, regularly fixing the problems we all create! Julie enjoys going on holiday, her cats and anything sweet.


James Spencer

Event Technician

James ‘Spence’ Spencer has worked in the industry for 5 years and is one of our event technicians working on many of our conferences throughout the UK. Spence plays American football for the Nottingham Caesars.


Wayne Jeavons

Event Technician

As Hire Technician for around 2 years Wayne has quickly gained a reputation as a safe pair of hands in all aspects of technical production. He has a real flare for projector mapping and we have used his skills on some of our bigger events. Wayne loves jungle and drum and bass music and turntablism […]


Jon Welfare

Warehouse Manager

Jon is our go-to man for just about anything, his years of technical experience mean that even if he’s not done it before, he can almost certainly work out a solution to any requirement.  Outside work Jon has built his own kit car and enjoys teaching his son all about the world.

Lewis Waldron | Hire Technician

Lewis Waldron

Set Department

Lewis joined Quadrant in 2014 as Warehouse Technician after working on music events and festivals. He manages our equipment making sure everything is logged and kept in tip top condition. Lewis loves expensive coffee, heavy metal and enchiladas.


Jason Brooke

Financial Controller

Jason is our Financial Controller and oversees the financial and administrative needs of the business. He is a keen hill walker and also enjoys running and riding his motorbike.


Lee Betteley

Multimedia Department

Lee has worked in the events industry for 17 years and looks after our multimedia requirements with all the editing and encoding work that comes from many of our events. Lee loves keeping fit, playing pool and making a nice cuppa!

Just a few of the people that we enjoy working with

Quadrant Events - Our Clients
  • 3M
  • ADT
  • Alton Towers
  • Bbraun
  • Belfour Beauty
  • Boots
  • Bunzl
  • Bupa
  • Capital One
  • Centre Parks
  • DLA Piper
  • EE
  • Experian
  • Hilton
  • Holiday Inn
  • Jurys Inn
  • Malmaison
  • Mortgage Advice
  • Mouchel
  • Network Rail | Quadrant Events
  • Nottingham Trent Universiy
  • Prezzo
  • RSA
  • Specsavers
  • Thortons
  • ThyssenKrupp
  • Toyota | Quadrant Events