About us

We're the extension to your team, supplying a nationwide professional beer line cleaning service, cellar management training, and a comprehensive range of beer line cleaning products and services.

About us

We're the extension to your team, supplying a nationwide professional beer line cleaning service, cellar management training, and a comprehensive range of beer line cleaning products and services.

Fundamentally, we’re a service organisation.

Even if all you want from us is a product, delivered to the right place, right price and on time – we still want you to experience excellent service.

Our customers are brewer-manufacturers, pub groups, technical services teams, the licensed trade and drinks wholesalers throughout the UK and Ireland.

We are meticulous in our detail.

We do what we say we’ll do.

We do the right thing.

We respect people.

We love learning.

We have fun.

Who we work with

We build lasting relationships with our suppliers, our customers and our stakeholders.

The team

Amanda Thomson Managing Director

I don’t want a super-power, but a time-machine would be very handy. I’d have a pint with Boudicca, fearsome and fearless lady! And I reckon Meryl Streep would play me in a movie of my life – she can’t sing that well either…

 

amanda@avanisolutions.co.uk

Michael Harper Head of Technical Services

My superpower would be to read minds, though this might be less a blessing and more a curse at times. I’d love to have a beer with Churchill as my inspirational figure, and if someone’s going to play me in a film about my life, well that has to be Nick Frost – no time in make-up for him!

michael@avanisolutions.co.uk

Butler Head of Meet & Greet

I’ve got cuteness as a super-power completely licked. If someone were to play me in a film of my life it would have to be Liam Neeson to channel my inner Irishness.

butler@avanisolutions.co.uk

Lucy Leggett Team Administrator

My superpower would be teleportation so I could miss all traffic and have longer in bed! My favourite movie is ‘Hector and the Search for Happiness’ as it makes you realise what is important and when to just laugh. On a desert Island I would take my pillow – or a bottle of whisky. Neither seem practical but I would want to be comfortable!

lucy@avanisolutions.co.uk

Stephen Tate Credit Controller

My superpower would be the ability to fly, I can keep an eye on everything that’s going on and get from A to B without being charged. I love a good disaster movie, I loved 2012 as the special effects and suspense were really good. If I was stranded on a desert island I would take a mirror so I can attract attention from others using the sun. And who would play me in a movie? Hmm I think that would be Stephen Fry.

 

stevetate@avanisolutions.co.uk

Kelly Knight Marketing Manager

If I had a superpower, I would love to be able to pause time, could you imagine being able to live in the moment a little bit longer! What to take on a desert island is a tricky one, I would probably go for tequila but it isn’t likely to last very long. So maybe my best friend for company. If someone was going to play me in a movie of my life, it would be Rebel Wilson. She’s a big personality just like me!

kelly@avanisolutions.co.uk

Steve Spencer Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - North West

I’d like to have the power of invisibility, so I can be that fly on the wall… I’d be happy stranded on a desert island if I had one of my guitars, and if Eric Clapton were cast to play me in a film of my life, then it might actually sound good too!

steve@avanisolutions.co.uk

Phil Reeve Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - East Anglia

I’d want time-travel as a super power. And on that theme, my favourite film is ‘Back To The Future’. Ever practical, if stranded on a desert island, I’d like a sailing dinghy please. But if I have the super power then I suppose I wouldn’t need it. I’d want Larry David to play me, perfect casting.

phil@avanisolutions.co.uk

Rob Parham Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - South East

I’d want Jedi powers – and a beer with Carrie Fisher. If stranded on a desert island I’d like a power boat but that’s probably not playing the game, so a Swiss Army knife would be the next option. Who’d play me? Lee Mack.

rob@avanisolutions.co.uk

Allan McKellar Regional Dispense Hygiene Team Leader - Scotland

My favourite film is Top Gun. Great cinematography, great soundtrack & ‘The Cruise’ before he went weird. Have you watched Bear Grylls, The Island? I’d need a lighter – got to get that fire going. And to play me, I feel Simon Pegg would do a great job.

allan@avanisolutions.co.uk

Chris Cowey Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - Scotland

I’d like absolute infallibility as a super-power, but that might make the “Desert Island Survival For Dummies” book a bit redundant. Best film ever, The Usual Suspects, with that cinematic middle finger of an ending. I think Jason Mamoa should play me, but he’d have to slim down a bit first.

chris@avanisolutions.co.uk

Mattia Foschetti Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - Scotland

My favourite movie is “The Blues Brothers”, I’ve always loved it for the amazing music and the 2 inspired leading actors, and it reminds me of my uncle who watched it with me countless times. I’d have a pint with Ernest Hemingway, and I think Jack Black would do a good job at playing an older version of me.

mattia@avanisolutions.co.uk

Lewis Peacock Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - South

My superpower would be the ability fly – basically to avoid the M25 traffic. If I were deserted on a desert island, I’d want a good book to read, then I’d fly home using my superpower… My favourite film is most definitely Shawshank Redemption and if I could have a pint with anyone from the past, it would be Nikola Tesla.

lewis@avanisolutions.co.uk

Chris Rowan Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - Midlands

My top movie is The Big Lebowski. Gotta love The Dude! I’d like to say someone like Tom Hardy would play me in a movie about my life, but I think it would more likely be Rowan Atkinson. No desert island is complete without a bottle of rum, but I’d escape by teleporting somewhere else – to have a pint with Rory Gallagher, my favourite musician of all time.

chrisr@avanisolutions.co.uk

Tom Griffiths Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - Scotland

Universal communication would be my superpower, being able to speak to anyone or anything. And if I were stuck on an island I could ask a passing dolphin for help too. Otherwise it’s an axe for my one item. I love Jurassic Park; saw it in the cinema as a kid and dreamt of dinosaurs ever since. But if my life were a movie, cast Patrick Stewart, as he could order a fish finger sandwich with gravitas.

tom@avanisolutions.co.uk

Struan Reekie Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - Scotland

I’d go for flight as my super-power, so I could get away for some sun whenever I wanted – holidays allowing 🙂 My favourite film is Die Hard – welcome to the party, pal! And if I could go for a pint with someone from the past, it would have to be George Best, never going to stop at one pint with him!

struan@avanisolutions.co.uk

Alex Harper Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - North London

My desired superpower would be Dr Manhattan’s matter manipulating abilities so that I can cleanse and fix every aspect of your dispense system immediately and drive home in a Mustang. This would also come in handy on my desert island where I’d never run out of beer. I’m reliably informed Rhys Ifans would play me in a film and if I could have a beer with anyone in history then it would be Robin Williams as he was the nicest, most hilarious guy.

alex@avanisolutions.co.uk

Ian Gould Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - South West

My superpower would be to have the ability to click a watch and pause the world, like the one from Bernard’s watch. And if I was stranded on a desert island I would take a fully equipped caravan! If I was able to have a pint with anyone it would be Isambard Kingdom Brunel as I am fascinated by large scale engineering. Lastly, if there was a story made about my life, I think David Brent would play me.

ian@avanisolutions.co.uk

James Cowley Regional Dispense Hygiene Technician - East

I know this is a popular one, but my superpower would be to fly, just to get to places fast. On a desert island I would take the one thing I need in life – a rugby ball. And I think Will Ferrell would play me in a movie, he’s funny but daft and he’s got a terrible curly top, so just like me then.

james@avanisolutions.co.uk

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