Simon Marsh


Simon is the founder and owner of Highway Assurance. Simon has more than 20 years’ experience in the Traffic Management and Highways Industry.

Robert Watton

Managing Director

Robert brings over 30 years’ experience in the Surfacing and Construction Industry with a proven track record of delivering Term maintenance and Civil Engineering Projects to Local Authorities. Robert Ensures that HSEQ and competency remain at the forefront of our business.

Kevin Hadley

Commercial & Traffic management director

Kevin has a proven track record of successfully managing high profile accounts . Kevin works daily with the Traffic Management and Civil engineering divisions to ensure that Highway Assurance deliver right first time .

Andrew Beck

Civil engineering director

Andrew has joined us bringing his wealth of experience in Local Authority Scheme Delivery. He has Project Managed Drainage and Civil Engineering Schemes via Main Contractors and Highway Departments for the past 20 years. His depth of knowledge will assist our team in delivering our programme of work on budget and within agreed timescales. Andrew has assisted with award winning innovation and design, that benefits not only the Environment but drives efficiencies. Andrew will always explore any options to create a niche of delivering an Environmental and Commercial project that is beneficial to Highway Assurance and Client.

Michael Moore

Contracts Manager - Traffic Management Division

Michael has over 30 years experience within the Traffic Management and Highways Industry, specialising in large framework and term maintenance contracts.

Liam Saxby

Operations manager - Traffic Management

Liam is one of the first members of Highway Assurance and has worked his way to become a key member of the operational team using his extensive traffic management knowledge.

John Howlett

Brentwood Depot manager Traffic management

John has a wealth of experience in the traffic management industry and associated construction contracts. A self driven individual who constantly strives for high standards within the team and customer satisfaction. John brings a positive and motivated attitude and combines this with his team management skills to ensure a successful outcome for Highway Assurance. John is keen to build our portfolio into Essex, London and the surrounding counties.

Darren Masters

Senior Project manager Traffic management

Darren has worked in the Traffic management industry since 2014 Joining HA in 2019. He has worked his way up through the ranks from a TMO, Supervisor, Planner and now as Programme Manager of the traffic management department. Darren utilises his organisational and person management skills and applies them to ensure an efficient works programme is delivered on a daily basis.

Mitch Paris

SHEQ Manager

Mitch has over 45 years’ experience in the Construction, Petrochem, Aggregate and Production industries worldwide. An effective communicator and is able to effectively present requirements and influence positively at all levels within organisations. Mitch is disciplined and tenacious with the ability to drive others and excel in an environment where demanding targets and quality of work is expected to be of the highest standards. 

Andrew Dawes

Group Transport manager

Andrew has over 30 years of experience in transport, fleet & compliance management. Qualified to CPC/FORS Practitioner/IOSH/WAMITAB/Lantra 12DM7 standard, he has worked across retail & commercial transport and logistics on both a regional & national basis. Andrew ensures that the Highway Assurance fleet & plant is fully safe, legal & compliant. He also works to develop and maintain the standard of driver skills throughout the company.

Amanda Chittenden

Finance Manager

Amanda brings a wealth of accounting experience to our Finance Team. Amanda oversees our accounting software that ensures that our Clients and Supply Chains are managed in a timely manner.

Claire Pettit

Planning Manager – Civil Engineering

Claire has joined the team bringing 10 years of experience from Local Highway Authorities. Claire works closely with the team to plan and co-ordinate schemes to ensure a seamless delivery for our Clients.

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