The Team

David Hookham

Company Director

Responsibilities: Design Engineer, Estimating, Scaffold Inspector, Recruitment, Part 2 Scaffolder, Purchasing, Health and Safety, Managing company vehicles.

Has 40 years of scaffolding experience and has been company Director of Altitude Scaffolding for 30 years.

Jake Hookham

Estimator/ Trainee Manager

Responsibilities: Estimating, Scaffold Inspector, Trainee Supervisor, Trainee Design Consultant.

Has 10 years scaffolding experience. Part 2 Scaffolder, SMSTS, Temporary Works Supervisor

Gary Foley

Operations Manager

 Responsibilities: Estimating, Scaffold Inspector, Design Engineer, First Aid, Operations Manager.

Has 35 years of scaffolding experience.

Shemayne Kelly

Office and Accounts Manager

Overall responsibility of the running of the office and accounts functions

Worked in Accounts, HR & Payroll within the Construction Industry for over 18yrs, starting out in London and has now been at Altitude for over 12 yrs

Lauren Simmonds

Office Administrator

Responsibilities: Admin, Accounts, HR, Payroll, Purchasing, Credit Control.

Comes from a Sales and Promotional background.

Has been with Altitude for 18 months.


Colin Surman

Site Supervisor

Responsibilities: Site Supervisor, Scaffold Inspector, Harness and Lanyard Inspector, Health and Safety.

Has been with Altitude for 8 years and has 33 years of Scaffolding experience.  Advanced Scaffolder, SSSTS, SMSTS.