Meet the Exigo team

We are immensely proud of our people

They are hard-working, straight-talking, quick thinking and responsive. From our highly skilled engineers through to our dedicated customer service advisors, every individual in our friendly team is committed to providing a first class customer experience. Meet the key people behind Exigo:

Darren Golden</br>Founder and Managing Director

Darren Golden
Founder and Managing Director

Team role: A keen entrepreneur who continues to drive the business forward

"I am proud to lead Exigo-UK. From humble beginnings, we are fast becoming recognised as a major resource for the fitness industry, globally. I hope you will join us on this exciting journey and become part of our success"

Angela Golden</br>Director

Angela Golden
Director

• Team role: managing the office and all aspects of HR, health and safety and employees – along with the many other tasks that arise on a daily basis
• At work: feels ‘extremely fortunate to have such an amazing team of people around me. Exigo has grown at a fast pace and I feel blessed to have been a part of this growth’
• At play: enjoys walking and swimming, spending time with her two children, special friends and family members

Sheila Golden</br>Accounts Manager

Sheila Golden
Accounts Manager

• Team role: managing the day-to day activities of a busy accounts department
• At work: enjoys ‘the interaction with suppliers, customers and staff – it’s all one big team!’
• At play: likes socialising with friends, reading, TV, making soft furnishings and spending time in her garden

Graeme</br>Business Development Manager

Graeme
Business Development Manager

• Team role: managing key accounts, driving sales, acquiring new business, opening up new markets and expanding existing markets
• At work: Very excited at joining such a forward thinking company with so much energy, the team have made me feel very welcome, and I am amazed at the level of professionalism of the team around me.
• At play: I used to play Rugby Union, but I now enjoy walking, reading, and one of my main passions is riding my motorbike, my wife and I are members of the Armed Forces Bikers – we are a charity assisting ex and serving members of the Armed Forces, and when the weather is not accommodating to biking, I still meet up and socialise with friends

Matt</br>Graphic Designer

Matt
Graphic Designer

• Team role: designing marketing material, product imagery & branding, social media
• At work: enjoys ‘working in a growing company with a varied job role and great people’
• At play: likes cycling and going to the gym

Craig</br>Design Engineer

Craig
Design Engineer

• Team role: producing manufacturing drawings, 3D modelling and new product development
• At work: loves ‘designing new products and working with a great team’
• At play: likes to train and keep fit with activities such as cycling, running, rowing and boxing

Ryan</br>Design Engineer

Ryan
Design Engineer

• Team role: producing manufacturing drawings, 3D modelling and new product development
• At work: loves ‘growing within my role and working with such talented professionals’
• At play: can be found rock climbing, snowboarding, wakeboarding, spear fishing and exploring the unknown

Gary</br>UK Sales Manager

Gary
UK Sales Manager

• Team role: managing orders from enquiry stage through to deliveries and invoices for dedicated key accounts – plus frequent website updates
• At work: enjoys ‘building great relationships with our retail partners’
• At play: likes mountain walking and climbing, football, Formula One and trivia quizzes

Laura</br>Key Account Manager

Laura
Key Account Manager

• Team role: managing orders from enquiry stage through to deliveries and invoices for dedicated key accounts
• At work: values her ‘progression from Admin Assistant to Key Account Manager’
• At play: enjoys socialising, swimming and going to the gym

Chris</br>Operations & Purchasing Manager

Chris
Operations & Purchasing Manager

• Team role: buying in goods and raw materials for transformation into the Exigo product range
• At work: Enjoys ‘the feeling of being an integral part of a great team’
• At play: Loves outdoor and green space activities like camping, rock climbing, mountain biking… the list goes on

Diane</br>Admin & Accounts Assistant

Diane
Admin & Accounts Assistant

• Team role: clock cards, wages, invoices, supplier payments, statements, delivery notes
• At work: loves ‘being part of a very friendly team and contributing to getting things done’
• At play: enjoys encaustic art (hot wax painting), caravan holidays and dog walking

Aidan</br>Digital Marketing & Social Media

Aidan
Digital Marketing & Social Media

• Team role: manning company website, social media, finding new ways of marketing and making people aware of Exigo
• At work: enjoys ‘seeing how fast the company is growing’. Likes ‘working in a friendly office that offers huge support’
• At play: likes boxing, football and attending music events and festivals with friends

Angie</br>Purchasing

Angie
Purchasing

• Team role: Purchasing materials and goods for use in the production of Exigo products
• At work: enjoys working within a team environment
• At play: National Trust, coastal walks, photography and spending time with Granddaughters

Tyler</br>Lead Fitter

Tyler
Lead Fitter

• Team role: overseeing the assembly team and maintaining high levels of quality control
• At work: enjoys ‘seeing projects through – it’s a great sense of achievement’
• At play: likes socialising with friends, playing football, skiing and spending time with his son

Bruce</br>Production Manager

Bruce
Production Manager

• Team role: planning jobs, organising production and dispatch, creating a productive and positive workforce
• At work: likes the ‘family feel’ and ‘opportunities for progression within a growing company’. Bruce started as an apprentice and is now production manager!
• At play: football and watching TV

Andrew</br>Stores / Fitter

Andrew
Stores / Fitter

• Team role: Assembling Exigo gym equipment to ensure machines work correctly, managing stock
• At work: likes the ‘friendly atmosphere and the great set of lads in the workshop’
• At play: enjoys playing rugby and going to the gym

Colin</br>Fitter / Installer

Colin
Fitter / Installer

• Team role: assembling and installing gym equipment around the UK and Europe
• At work: enjoys ‘meeting the clients when I’m on site and building relationships’
• At play: likes exercise, travel, live music, live football and spending time with his family

Daniel</br>Fitter / Installer

Daniel
Fitter / Installer

• Team role: assembling and installing gym equipment around the UK and Europe
• At work: loves ‘the look on the clients’ faces when they see the end product’
• At play: enjoys going to the gym and socialising with friends for a few ‘Stella’s’

Wayne</br>Fitter

Wayne
Fitter

• Team role: picking and packing goods ready for distribution, loading and unloading vehicles
• At work: likes the fact that ‘there’s a great set of lads and every day is different’
• At play: enjoys swimming and fishing, watching horse racing and football

Antonio</br>Fitter

Antonio
Fitter

• Team role: Assembling Exigo gym equipment to ensure machines work correctly
• At work: is new to the company and enjoys ‘working with a great set of lads who have helped me to settle in’
• At play: likes cycling and watching MMA

Jack</br>Fabricator / Welder

Jack
Fabricator / Welder

• Team role: fabrication and welding of gym equipment
• At work: enjoys working in a ‘nice environment with great colleagues’ and ‘helping the business go from strength to strength’
• At play: likes taking the dogs for walks as well as watching field sports including rugby and football

Nick</br>Welder / Fabricator

Nick
Welder / Fabricator

• Team role: production welding & fabrication
• At work: likes ‘working with a good set of lads and as part of a friendly team’
• At play: enjoys watching football and rugby and walking his dogs

Paul</br>Tube Manipulation Manager

Paul
Tube Manipulation Manager

• Team role: managing the team that produces the bent tubular components used on the gym equipment
• At work: enjoys ‘working as part of a team to produce a quality product to be proud of and that customers will return for’
• At play: enjoys doing DIY and photography and keeping fit by running and walking

Liam</br>Head Welder / Fabricator

Liam
Head Welder / Fabricator

• Team role: production welding & fabrication
• At work: enjoys ‘the prospect of advancement’ within the company
• At play: likes boxing, going to the gym and dining out

Danny</br>Welder / Fabricator

Danny
Welder / Fabricator

• Team role: production welding & fabrication
• At work: loves ‘working with a great team of colleagues in a growing company’
• At play: likes going to the gym, playing golf and snooker and spending time with his children

Mark</br>Welder / Fabricator

Mark
Welder / Fabricator

• Team role: production welding & fabrication
• At work: enjoys ‘the team spirit that makes the day easier’
• At play: likes socialising with friends and the odd pint or two at the weekends!

Antony</br>Welder/ Fabricator

Antony
Welder/ Fabricator

• Team role: production welding & fabrication
• At work: likes ‘the way the company treats us and how everyone gets along well’
• At play: plays golf and snooker and enjoys watching horse racing, rugby and football

Darcy</br>Welder

Darcy
Welder

• Team role: production welding & fabrication
• At work: Working with such a good team gives me great enthusiasm to work hard
• At play: Enjoys hiking and outdoor activities, socialising and spending time with family

Jordan</br>Welder / Fabricator

Jordan
Welder / Fabricator

• Team role: production welding & fabrication
• At work: enjoys ‘the atmosphere and the welcome I got as a newcomer to the team’
• At play: can be found riding / driving and maintaining his own motorbikes and car

Chris</br>Welder

Chris
Welder

• Team role: production welding & fabrication
• At work: Enjoys working in a helpful and friendly environment
• At play: Likes going to the gym, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and socialising

Graham</br>Stores

Graham
Stores

• Team role: Managing stock, loading and unloading vehicles
• At work: likes working in an organised work place
• At play: enjoys watching football and rugby, going to music concerts and spending time with my children

Phil</br>Welder

Phil
Welder

• Team role: welding a variety of fabrications
• At work: is ‘pleased to deliver high standards of work’ and ‘takes pride in seeing the finished product’
• At play: enjoys going walking, travelling, reading, listening to music and playing sport

Josh</br>Fitter

Josh
Fitter

• Team role: Assembling Exigo gym equipment to ensure machines work correctly; helping package products for shipping
• At work: enjoys ‘working with my colleagues in the assembly area’ and ‘assembling equipment’
• At play: likes playing football and spending time with family

Connor</br>Fitter

Connor
Fitter

• Team role: Assembling Exigo gym equipment to ensure machines work correctly; helping package products for shipping
• At work: enjoys learning different skills and feeling a sense of accomplishment when projects are finished
• At play: likes competing in Muat Thai and going to the gym

Michael</br>Powder Coater

Michael
Powder Coater

• Team role: cleaning, then powder coating Exigo gym equipment
• At work: likes his job and ‘being able to see the finished product’
• At play: enjoys spending time with his family

Craig</br>Powder Coater

Craig
Powder Coater

• Team role: cleaning, then powder coating Exigo gym equipment
• At work: likes being apart of the Exigo journey and witnessing the company grow
• At play: enjoys spending time with his family