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.

Lauren Simmonds

Office/Accounts Manager

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.