Meet the Team

Introducing the team you can count on.

At CAS, we have assembled a team of dedicated professionals, who work together to ensure each customer receives the best possible service.


Chris Popple

Managing Director (Head of Sales)

With 20 years’ industry experience, Chris has a wealth of knowledge in all aspects of the production of industry-leading clean air products and services.

In addition to  his general management role, he also leads the salesforce and enjoys developing relationships with our customers to ensure the business has a detailed understanding of their needs and expectations.


Pam Dawes

Finance Director

Pam is responsible for all financial and commercial aspects of the business as well over overseeing payroll and HR matters. Her department is well-organised to ensure we are efficient within our operations.

She specialises in business planning and compliance and takes pride in Quality Management, which aids us to achieve our ISO 9001:2015 certification.


Anita Swallow

Production Manager

Anita manages a team of electrical and mechanical fitters in order to produce quality products for our customers.

Through streamlining production flow, Anita ensures that we not only meet our customers’ demands but also tailor our products to exceed their expectations.


Kealey Clarke

Service Delivery Manager

Kealey heads up our service department, managing a large team and customer contracts to provide reactive and preventative maintenance for specialist laboratory equipment.

She prides herself on utilising continuous improvement methodologies and leading the team to ensure we continuously monitor our service delivery, improving processes accordingly.


Tony McAndrew

Contracts Manager

Tony manages all aspects of our customer’s projects. He liaises with the areas involved with new product orders, ensuring projects are delivered smoothly and efficiently.

He provides a single point of contact for our customers and is always available to contact for peace of mind that your project is in the best hands.


Alex Warburton

Robotics and Automation Manager

Alex has an engineering design background within air handling. He utilises his knowledge to design clean air products for use across the clean air industry.

He specialises in large and complex bespoke products that house automated robotic systems designed specifically to our customers’ requirements.


Mark Gallagher

Technical Director

Mark oversees all technical aspects of the CAS product range, from an initial R&D concept design through to a fully completed marketable product. He is well-versed in the latest 3D software and uses his previous experience to work closely with our electronics and firmware developers. His expertise and knowledge are utilised throughout CAS to support departments when required.

"It gives me great pleasure to announce we now have three fully operational Class IIs in the new 12G Lab Area!  I would like to say a huge thank you to CAS for the continued support and brilliant response throughout."


Meeting standards

Contained Air Solutions is an ISO 9001 accredited company and a member of the Scottish Society for Contamination Control (S2C2) and the British Standards Institute (BSi).

Contact us

For more information on our safety cabinets, robotics and enclosures, or service and spares department, please fill out our contact form or call us on +44 (0)161 655 8860 for an informal chat or meeting.