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Our Team

At Selsius we have a very high standard for our engineers to work to everyday. To help ensure all standards are attained we regularly update our training procedures with the guidance of the EDWCA.

Our high standard of work ethic is continued in all of our services, from sales to accounts, to our distribution team. We pride ourselves on 100% satisfaction and this is why we offer you, the customer, our service / delivery guarantee throughout your entire contract.

James Wilson

Managing Director

Highly skilled in the Water Cooler business with over 20 years of experience. James worked in the industry helping another Water Cooler company grow before starting Selsius in 2004. He is actively involved in raising money through charity events and direct donations for our chosen charity The Anthony Nolan Trust.

James runs a local football club and is a qualified children’s football coach. He enjoys coaching at a local school and participating in many other sports.

Nikki Wilson

Managing Director

Nikki studied Biological Sciences at Cambridge University (1993-97) before embarking on a career within the Finance Sector.

Nikki’s wealth of knowledge has been a major asset to the Company. Having our own in-house Microbiology and Biochemistry specialist has been invaluable in sourcing and monitoring our water supplies as well as liaising with institutes who use our products for those deemed medically vulnerable.

She prides herself on being able to use her knowledge to ensure that the water we offer and the water machines and filtration systems we use are of the highest quality.

As a keen fitness fanatic, Nikki works tirelessly to promote the long term health benefits of drinking water and the importance of good hydration.

Marion Longbottom

Head of Accounts

Marion began working at Selsius in 2004 and was instrumental in the set up of the internal processes, systems and departments within the Company. She has a wealth of IT experience, having spent 24 years with the NHS.

Marion is now Head of Finance at Selsius and is based at our Newcastle upon Tyne office, whilst heading up the Accounts Department and data processing systems across the business.

Marion enjoys spending time with her grand-children and travelling.

Andrea Baker

Head of Distribution

Andrea joined Selsius as an engineer in 2007. Through hard work, great knowledge, great learning skills and her nothing is ever too much attitude is now the Distribution Manager for Selsius. Andrea ensures all our new and existing customers receive our quality service promise. Her role also takes her out of the office, including all aspects of engineering and she is not shy when needed to help complete a service or delivery. With her knowledge of all water cooler products she is always more than happy to answer any questions if you see her on your site.

Andrea enjoys playing and watching football, she is also a big movie fan.

Health and Hygiene Certification through EDWCA
WIAPS Member (water industry approved plumbers scheme
EDWCA POU Installers Course
PAT Certified

Nicola Reid

Head of Sales

Nicola has been with Selsius since 2008. Having initially started life working part time in our Admin Team, she quickly gained a great deal of industry expertise and confidence in her initial years and eventually requested a change to our Sales department. Nicola’s naturally vivacious and bubbly character proved to be extremely popular, building up a fantastic rapport with both new and existing customers. Her consistent, honest and hard working approach to her new role saw her promoted to Head of Sales in 2013. Nicola has gone from strength to strength since she began working at Selsius.

Nicola enjoys travelling and following her favourite football team, Tottenham Hotspur

Paul Goodway

Accounts Supervisor

Paul came to Selsius in 2010 having previously worked in the finance sector. He is part of the team responsible for the day-to-day banking and invoicing, credit control and management of our customer database. Paul is one of our ‘first point of call’ contacts, ensuring your queries are dealt with efficiently and quickly by the correct individual.

Paul is a foodie, who is kept very busy looking after his 7 dogs.

Kim Richardson

Accounts Assistant

Kim has worked for Selsius since February 2014 as an Accounts Assistant. Her passion for work really makes a difference in our office, whether it is creating invoices, banking, credit control or general office duties. She a very bubbly and entertaining member of staff and has a great rapport with her customers.

Kim is the booking secretary for her caravan club and also enjoys baking delicious cakes.

Genève Gurr

Accounts Assistant

Genève came to us after finishing college in Cambridge, since then she has gained great customer skills with Selsius. Genève is your first point of contact, and deals with all deliveries and customer enquiries effectively and efficiently.

Genève enjoys looking after her horse and is the chocoholic of the office!

John Pringle


John is one of our longest serving engineers, having been with Selsius since 2007. John’s main role is in the servicing and maintenance of your water coolers. Having a vast wealth of knowledge regarding the equipment, he is your regular face to face contact and always on hand to answer your questions.

In his spare time, John enjoys fishing, cycling and socialising with friends. He also has a great passion for classic cars.

Darren Robinson


Darren began life at Selsius having been recommended to us by Andrea, our Head of Distribution in 2010. Like Andrea, Darren is a very hard working, consistent member of the team and is loved by both customers and staff alike. His bubbly and friendly personality is an attribute to our business. As well as his fantastic personality, he is extremely skilled and knowledgeable with all new installations and is happy to discuss any aspect of your installation with you personally. Darren recently took on the role of Acting Head of Distribution, taking on additional responsibilities within the department whilst Andrea was on Maternity Leave.

Darren enjoys spending time with his partner and kids; he is also a huge Sunderland FC football fan.

Alan Hope


Alan initially approached Selsius, having had previous experience working within the water cooler industry, as he wanted to further develop his knowledge and skills in this field. We were initially able to offer him a seasonal position but having demonstrated outstanding levels in both Hygiene and Safety Standards, Alan became a permanent and well liked member of the distribution team in 2018. Alans experience enables him to tackle all aspects of work within the team, from deliveries to installations, and his product knowledge has proved invaluable.

In Alan’s spare time he has a keen interest in computers and car modification.

Chris Richmond


Chris started working for Selsius in 2017 as an engineer having been recommended to us by one of our existing engineers due to his conscientious work ethic and his background in engineering and maintenance. His role at Selsius involves the installation, maintenance and servicing of all of the equipment and is high skilled in all technical aspects of his work.

In addition to his work at Selsius, Chris has forged a successful career as a singer and entertainer, working in the pubs and clubs across the UK since 2004.

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