Meet the Staff

  • Charan Anand - Director of FASTSIGNS Watford

    Charan Anand

    Director

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    Every day is different, we work with a variety of businesses, industries and sizes - seeing the finished signs and graphics installed for all our customers is really rewarding.
    What’s the most memorable project you’ve worked on?
    There have been many but working with AMAZON on the signage of seven fulfilment centres has been our biggest project to date. By the end of the project in 2017, we had printed and installed hundreds of thousands of signs.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    Enjoy spending time with my young son. Also travelling and seeing new places.
  • Mark Noot - Accounts Manager

    Mark Noot

    Accounts Manager

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    I enjoy working with our customers and the team on projects.
    What’s the most memorable project you’ve worked on?
    The rebranding of Wenzels Bakeries over the past 24 months.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    Spending time with my family, watching my sons play football and rugby, walking the dog and watching movies and tv series.
  • Steve Bird - Production Manager

    Steve Bird

    Production Manager

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    I love problem solving and finding solutions.
    What’s the most memorable project you’ve worked on?
    The projects that have the challenge of multiple volumes of print and install are always memorable and enjoyable.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    Music plays a big part, my son plays in a rock band, so often attend festivals. I have a passion of motorcycles, own a Harley Road King for cruising and Triumph Sports Bike.
  • Sigrida Lucas - Office Manager

    Sigrida Lucas

    Office Manager

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    I love the variety of work, we work hard but we have fun along the way.
    What’s the most memorable project you’ve worked on?
    Initially my role when I joined FASTSIGNS was to put systems in place for a growing staff team - it’s great to now see these working effectively now.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    I have two young children, so I enjoy spending time with them, with friends and feeding them all with my cooking.
  • Zohaib Hassan - Finance Manager

    Zohaib Hassan

    Finance Manager

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    My focus is on delivering the best service and product by ensuring that they are priced right and meet our high standards.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    I love travelling and swim at weekends, also enjoy food from various cultures. Watching movies and shows with family makes me relax and cheerful.
  • Gareth Dorey - Key Accounts Manager

    Gareth Dovey

    Key Accounts Manager

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    Being of part of a hardworking dedicated team, helping meet our client’s signage needs that build their brand. I love working on complex projects and being able to find a solution.
    What’s the most memorable project you’ve worked on?
    Working with AMAZON, one of our largest clients on site in Germany, witnessing the challenges they face, understanding how we can help them overcome these to achieve their goals.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    Admiring classic cars (sadly not my own), I enjoy all different genres of music and how they contribute to the music world and socialising with good friends.
  • George Orsmond - Designer / Project Manager

    George Orsmond

    Designer / Project Manager

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    Being the go-to person for all things AMAZON.
    What’s the most memorable project you’ve worked on?
    The AMAZON Flex Launch, which included the planning of surveys and installations for 25 sites and overseeing the production of each sites signage.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    I enjoy spending time with my family, working with tech, gadgets and web/graphic design.
  • Brad Kitchener - Production & Installation Supervisor

    Brad Kitchener

    Production & Installation Supervisor

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    There have been a lot of changes over the past 30 years that I have been in the industry, and it continues to evolve. I enjoy being part of the FASTSIGNS team.
    What’s the most memorable project you’ve worked on?
    There have been many memorable projects, from a simple directional sign to the large illumination installations.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    Spending as much time as possible with my family, the odd round of golf and watching sports. HUGE Chelsea fan.
  • Edita Ketarakyte - Sales Administrator

    Edita Keturakyte

    Sales Administrator

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    It’s great to meet new people, seeing our customers happy with our products and services makes me happy.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    Love spending time with friends, having fun and watching movies.
  • Chris Jolley - Account Representative

    Chris Joley

    Account Representative

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    No one day is the same as another, I enjoy having the opportunity to get to know a variety of customers and forge relationships with them.
    What’s the most memorable project you’ve worked on?
    The rebrand of Watford Community Housing Trust for their 10th Anniversary, we installed a lit exterior sign for their head office – the final product looked amazing and they were extremely happy. Right Contract Services was also a great project, their brief was for London Underground Maps as a wall vinyl’s in their offices – looked really cool.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    I go to the gym, enjoy sports and spending time with my family and friends.
  • Tim Smith - Production

    Tim Smith

    Production

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    I like being involved in the various stages of sign production from preparing files for print right through to building.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    I enjoy music, films, football, art and design.
  • Victor Canter - Production

    Victor Canter

    Production

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    The people!
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    I enjoy visiting new places.
  • Dill Ahluwalia - Production

    Dill Ahluwalia

    Production

    What is your favourite things about your role at FASTSIGNS?
    Walking through the door to the office.
    What’s the most memorable project you’ve worked on?
    Initially I joined the business to help find new premises that would accommodate our growing customer base to relocate to - it took over 18 months but we got there in the end.
    What do you like to do outside of work?
    GOLF.
  • Narcis Purcaru - Graphic Designer

    Narcis Purcaru

    Graphic Designer