Meet the Team

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Powerday and are what makes us so successful. Because of this we want you to know who you’re working with when you hire a skip, tip your waste or when you want to find out more about what we do.

  • Mick Crossan


    The founder and chairman of Powerday oversees the company with a particular focus on new developments and projects that support the local community.

  • Edward Crossan

    Operations Director

    Edward joined the family business in 2007, starting as a machine driver and has worked in various roles within the company to now being a director overseeing day to day running of the business and transport + operations .

  • Mark Bensted

    Managing Director

    Mark joined Powerday in 2010 and has overall responsibility for day to day activities and the company’s growth.

  • John Naughton

    Finance Director

    John has been with Powerday for over 20 years and is responsible for financial planning, management and reporting.

  • Jim Craig

    Commercial Director

    Jim looks after the ongoing development of Powerday’s sites and is responsible for the specification and procurement of new plant and machinery.

  • Simon Little

    Sales & Marketing Director

    Simon has been at Powerday since 2006 and has overall responsibility for sales, account management, marketing and communications.

  • Anthony Davitt

    Business Development Manager

    Anthony is a contract manager for Powerday's National Solutions offering where Powerday manages sites for clients outside of London.

  • John McKenna

    Operations Manager

    John joined Powerday in 2008 and has responsibility for transport as well as managing a number of key account management including local authority and civic amenity site contracts. John also features on the company video.

  • Harry McVeigh

    Business Development Manager

    With many years of experience, Harry looks after several key accounts providing waste management and onsite logistics expertise.

  • Fred Cogger

    Operations Director

    Fred oversees the day to day operations at all of Powerday's sites, his responsibilities include all aspects of compliance.

  • Derrick Franklin

    Business Development Manager

    Derrick has many years’ experience in the waste industry and looks after a number of key accounts.

  • Richard O’Keefe

    Senior Business Development Manager

    Richard, known as ‘Dixie’, has been with Powerday since the beginning, starting work for Mick Crossan’s father. Richard manages a number of key construction clients.

  • John Batteson

    Business Development Manager

    John has been with Powerday since 2011 and is a contract manager for a number of key construction clients. John is also responsible for the formal procurement process for Powerday.

  • Colette Sweeney

    Business Development Manager - National Solutions

    Colette manages the day to day site requirements for Powerday’s National Solutions offering and is responsible for collating and distributing recycling reporting.

  • Bill Cox

    Transport Manager

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    Brian Bailie

    Building Contracts Manager

  • Bridget Bones

    PA to Chairman

  • Charlotte Bones

    Skip Office/Customer Service Representative

  • Chloe Arthur

    National Solutions Administrator

  • Chloe Julien

    Skip Office/Customer Service Representative

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    Eamon Davitt

    Business Development Manager

  • Emily Ferreira

    Skip Office/Customer Service Manager

  • Francesca Collins

    Reception/Office Administrator

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    Frank Mythen

    Rolonof Controller

  • Hayley O’Donnell

    Skip Office/Customer Service Representative

  • Jawad Aouane

    General Operations Manager

  • Jerome Britton

    Transport Manager

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  • John Gowran

    Transport/Plant Manager

  • John Kelly

    Skip Controller

  • Kerri O’Toole

    Skip Office/Customer Service Representative

  • Kevin Ebubedike

    Account Manager

  • Kevin O’Brien

    Transport Controller

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    Lia Julien

    Skip Office/Customer Service Representative

  • Luca Torrano

    Business Development Manager

  • Mary Stewart


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    Peter Beasant

    Business Development Manager

  • Reshma Richards

    Purchase Ledger Manager

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    Russell Davis

    Head of IT & Development

  • Jack McVeigh

    Business Development Manager

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    Sarah Hallissey

    Senior Credit Control

  • Stephanie O'Flaherty

    Transport Controller / Administrator

  • Yusuf Aouane

    Credit Control