Meet the Team

Kirkstall Precision Employ a team of highly educated, dedicated and passionate people.

Adam Thornton - CEO & Technical Support

12 years experience in Precision Engineering. Specialising in CAD/CAM, Production Planning and Design manufacture, turning customers concept into reality.

Iqbal Bahia - Managing Director

Operations Director, 35 years of experience working for Corporate companies at international level, specialising in world class systems.

Peter Newbould - QA & QC Manager

An experienced quality/regulatory professional with over 19 years’ experience in heavily regulated industries such as aerospace, oil and gas and medical devices as well as fast paced retail. With extensive experience in quality management systems, quality engineering, products development, and continuous improvement; Peter’s primary responsibility is to ensure successful compliance to sector requirements and ensuring customer satisfaction through all product lifecycle phases.


Craig Dowling - Manufacturing Director

15 years experience specialising in modern manufacturing techniques applying all the principles of lean manufacture and continuous improvement.

John Thornton - Sales Director

Over 40 years experience in precision engineering and design. John is highly recognised in the medical sector by most blue chip companies as a market expert.

Tim Buckley - Finance & IT Director

Over 40 years experience in the field of Finance and IT, Tim is a pioneer in developing IT software specifically for manufacturing  systems.