Meet the Team
Paul Beet – Managing Director
Paul has worked in the security industry since 1997. Previously he was a member of the Armed Forces, having served in the Parachute Regiment for 9 years. Paul joined Astra Security in 2006 as Managing Director.
Steve Bird – Operations Director
Steve has over 20 years experience of working in the security industry, working specifically within CCTV and Access Control.
Steve is Operations Director and is responsible for all health & safety operations within the company. He is IOSH qualified and oversees Astra's NACOSS NSI Gold accreditation compliance.
Luke Doel – Operations Manager
Luke Doel has 10 years’ experience in CCTV and intruder alarm monitoring and over all 16 years within the Security Industry.
His role of Operations Manager sees him managing the Service & Install Teams as well as managing all elements for Client Servicing on a day to day basis.
Barry Granger – Engineer Resource & Relationship Manager
Barry has been in the service industry for over 25 years. Barry oversees the engineer infrastructure which is the core of the business, and ensures that customers are delivered the best possible level of service at all times.
Barry is also responsible for the security screening compliance of all engineers to BS7858 standards.
Steve Rees – Senior Project Manager
Steve manages a varied portfolio of customers, delivering solutions to their individual security needs. Steve also researches exciting new markets and products to ensure Astra Security have the cutting edge when it comes to technology and opportunities.
Steve currently holds a current SMSTS qualification and current CSCS card.
Matthew Stanley - Senior Account Manager
Matthew is responsible for the daily management of key accounts held by Astra. By working closely with our customers, Matthew ensures that the unique requirements of their businesses are delivered by our teams of engineers at all times. Matthew currently holds SMSTS and CSCS qualifications
Sarah Steer - General Manager
Sarah oversees the finance and HR function of the business as well as general troubleshooting. She oversees all areas of compliance including financial, taxation, industry accreditations, and HR. Sarah is a member of the AAT and is ATT qualified
Michelle Beet – Marketing Communications Manager
Michelle is responsible for managing all Marketing Communications activity. She has a vast experience in this area, having worked across all forms of media. Her focus will be on supporting the delivery of the Social Media Marketing activity.