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Meet Our Specialist Team

Built up over 25 years, the Customate Team includes every skill and specialism to smooth your journey from first enquiry to reliable, high productivity. From a friendly and understanding welcome through to world-class engineering expertise, our personnel are our best asset and your peace of mind.

Our knowledgeable sales experts, highly trained engineers, and organised and proactive office staff take pride and responsibility in their work, are always eager to develop their skills, and 100% focussed on meeting your individual requirements and exceeding your expectations. Working together, we’re your guarantee of understanding, integrity, the latest knowledge, and technical proficiency to the highest standards.

Here’s a look at some of the key players in our team.

Tim Parkinson

Tim Parkinson

Managing Director

Tim has over 30 years’ experience in the food manufacturing industry, 25 of these spent as Founder/Managing Director at Customate.

Amanda Parkinson

Amanda Parkinson


Bringing over 30 years’ experience in senior management and director roles Amanda joined Customate full time back in 2015.

Ryan Barlow

Project Manager

As Project Manager for Customate, after joining in 2016, Ryan boasts world-class multi-tasking skills with a forensic eye for detail.

Capricorn Quinn

Capricorn Quinn

Office Manager

An office management professional with 18 years’ industry experience, Capricorn’s excellent leadership and organisational skills ensure the effectiveness of the company’s staff and processes.