Our Staff

Bruce Blyth

Operations manager

Overseeing warehouse and logistics operations at our Andover branch, Bruce looks after deliveries in and out, ensuring our customers get what they want when they want it.

Calvin Liesching

Interior design and estimating

With knowledge, passion and experience he adeptly finds solutions to customers’ everyday needs, producing comprehensive quotes to make your life easier.

Dale Liesching

Sales and estimating team

Dale works hard within our busy sales team. He’s the inside sales contact for Jon Liesching, liaising daily with dozens of customers; actively discussing and finding solutions to their needs.

Gerard Bannigan

Customer service manager

Our customer service champion, Gerard’s mission is to ensure that our customers always have a great experience. If there’s a better way of caring for our customers, Gerard’s on it right away.

Guy Liesching

Marketing director

Giving direction on marketing, products and management, Guy oversees the Plymouth branch making sure that we’re all working towards the goal and keeping to our mantra of ‘Making time for you’

Heidi Liesching

Marketing administrator

The creator of our marketing communications, Heidi ensures that our customers are always in the loop with market-leading products and services, helping them to be more productive every day.

Jessie Liesching

Purchasing administrator

Working in our busy purchasing and projects department, Jess takes pride in making sure we source our products and materials in the most sustainable way to get a quick and environmentally-responsible result for you, our customer.

John Hughes

Logistics team

With John, your goods are in safe hands. Covering the South West daily, John ensures that our customers always get their delivery with a smile on time, every time.

John Morrish

Field sales executive

When you need someone at your side, John will be with you in no time at all! Visiting dozens of customers every week John draws on many years of experience and he’s more than willing to share that with you.

Jon Liesching

Field sales executive

Jon’s a listener; he’ll visit you to understand your individual needs and issues. Then using his knowledge and passion he’ll work with you and our team to get a solution that will put a smile on everyone’s face.

Katie Liesching

Administrative support

Katie’s a key player in facilitating the smooth running and administration of our offices. Working behind the scenes, she supports the purchasing and sales teams on a daily basis.

Kevin Smith

Operations manager

Overseeing deliveries in and out of our Plymouth branch, Kevin works hard to ensure our customers get what they need when they need it. He also ensures our fleet of vehicles is up-to-date, maintained and ready for action.

Lawrence Gilley

Logistics team

Ever willing to help, Lawrence is a valued member of our cheerful logistics team. Whether in the warehouse or out in a truck Lawrence works hard to make sure our customers always have a great experience.

Mario Toth

Logistics team

‘Always going the extra mile’ describes Mario literally and metaphorically. Working out of our Andover branch Mario is passionate about ensuring our customers get their delivery on time and in full, and he’ll do whatever it takes to make it happen!

Michelle Parker

Customer service executive

Michelle’s fanatical about customer service! Working within the customer service team she’s 100% dedicated to giving our customers a great experience and ensures that customers’ needs are looked after with personal care and attention to achieve a positive outcome

Miles Liesching

Managing director

As MD of Westcountry Group, Miles steers the team on a dynamic and ever-evolving journey; discovering new heights and striving for excellence. His years of experience in the world of paper ensures that he’s able to offer our clients innovative and intelligent world-class solutions.

Murray Liesching

Sales director

The driving force behind the sales team in Plymouth, Murray enthusiastically keeps the team on their toes to make certain that our customers get quick attention and are looked after in accordance with our company values and culture.

Nathan Dore

Business development manager

Always on the lookout for new opportunities, Nathan’s a ‘people person’, constantly helping customers with their daily needs, uncovering requirements for Westcountry Group’s intelligent paper offerings.

Neville Barry

Projects manager

Whether it’s a large or small project, Neville’s on the case! He’s passionate about taking your project through to completion, drawing on years of experience to get an on-time, on-budget result without hassle for you the customer.

Nick Liesching

Sales and estimating team

If you’re after a true paper specialist, Nick’s your man; he really knows what’s what when it comes to all things paper related. With decades of experience working in the paper market, Nick has a wealth of knowledge he’d like to share with you.

Pete Berresford

Projects manager

Responsible for seeing your project through from point-of-order to completion, Pete is passionate about achieving great results. He, like all of us at Westcountry, doesn’t rest until the project’s complete and the customer is delighted.

Rick Liesching

Interior design and estimating

With his passion for exploring the latest trends and incorporating them into his interior schemes, Rick’s just the person to create your next wow interior space. Unload your ideas to Rick and watch it happen!

Rikki Low

Interior design and estimating

Bringing a wealth of experience from the world of design and project management, Rikki creates innovative and clever designs that inspire and motivate staff and students. Rikki’s an expert at selecting the right product sets and works closely with the project team to make it all happen!

Ursula Liesching

Purchasing administrator

Ursula’s totally committed to getting things right for our customers. Working within the purchasing department supporting our project managers Ursula ensures each project is supplied with the correct products and materials; an essential service.