Meet the Team

Mainpoint group team

Mike FowlerMike Fowler

Mike set up Mainpoint in 1991 having worked in the corporate world for many years.

He has built up his substantial client base based on providing quality workmanship, loyalty and good customer relations. He feels passionate about the necessity of a safe environment for both homes and businesses, striving to keep our clients in safe hands.


Sara Anthony-Boon (BSc Hons.)

Sara has worked within Mainpoint since 2005 as Accounts and Payroll Manager.

Outside of work Sara enjoys designing and creating knitwear and spending time with her creative friends.


PhilPhil Arpad

Phil is a retired firefighter who used to work in his brigade’s Fire Safety Department.

He has now worked for Mainpoint for many years, carrying out fire risk assessments and using his extensive knowledge to help eradicate fire hazards. Off duty, he enjoys being involved with his local animal shelter.


Derek Peacey

Fire Alarm Engineer Derek, is a keen motorcyclist, who is never happier than when donning leathers and burning rubber across the country in support of the Swindon Robins Speedway Racing Team.

He enjoys spending time with his family and is an enthusiastic camper.


AlanAlan Gatenby

Alan, our Operations Manager (Fire Alarms) has been working in the fire industry since 1994 and the building industry as a whole since 1984.

He enjoys going to the gym, watching sport and travels extensively.



PetePeter Avery

When Pete is not at Kingsholm or away watching Gloucester Rugby, he enjoys socialising with friends and being with his family.

Originally from a sales background, Pete has thoroughly enjoyed focusing on fire protection for the past few years and putting his knowledge into practise.


Melvin Turner
Fire Extinguisher Engineer

Melvin joined Mainpoint Fire Protection as a Fire Extinguisher Engineer in 2016. In his spare time Melvin is a keen golfer and has also just started learning to play the guitar.



Martin Longstreth
Fire Alarm Engineer
Martin has worked in the fire industry for approximately 28 years and Joined Mainpoint in 2015 as a Fire Alarm Engineer. He likes to follow Gloucester Rugby in his spare time and plays skittles for his local league team in Stroud. Martin loves to spend time with his family and grandchildren.



Matt Crane
Fire Alarm Engineer
Matt joined Mainpoint in 2014 as a Fire Alarm Engineer. Matt enjoys watching a variety of sports and when he is not watching sport he is playing cricket for his local cricket team. He also enjoys going to the cinema to watch all the new releases.



Martyn King
Fire Alarm Engineer