MEET THE THISTLE TEAM

At Thistle we are passionate about building. We ensure our team are all up to date with current building regulations and have the qualifications needed for your project… after all, our clients expect perfection.

Simon Griffith

OWNER

Simon brings experience, integrity and vision, great communication and a hands-on approach (not to mention his sense of humour). What a great mix!

Sophie Griffith

OWNER

Behind every successful construction company is a Scotswoman calling the shots – keeping your build on time and on budget. She’s also a dab hand at making tea for the team too.

Aidan McWilliams

PROJECT MANAGER

Aidan is known for his attention to detail – from organizing tonnes of concrete to the very last nail. His Irish heritage gives him a wicked sense of humour too.

Andrew Brown

ESTIMATOR/PROJECT MANAGER

Andrew has 20 years experience of taking complex design plans and turning them into sheer works of art for our clients. Andrew loves a challenge any day.

Hamish Ewen

SITE FOREMAN

With an uncompromising eye, and a refusal to believe that near-enough is anywhere near good-enough, Hamish knows clients expect perfection, and he delivers it every time.

Johnny Waddell

SITE FOREMAN

Another great Scot in the team, Johnny has a farming background. He loves a new challenge, and making our clients happy.

Simon Penfold

SENIOR APPRENTICE

Simon comes with a wealth of knowledge in timber products. His friendly nature, means the job gets finished with a smile.

Matt Cates

SENIOR APPRENTICE

Matt’s our youngest team member, a farm boy with a work ethic second to none. He keeps us all young.