About Global Stone
About Global Stone
Global Stone is an award-winning industry-leading supplier of premium natural stone and porcelain paving

For over 17 years we are delighted to have built strong, long standing and mutually beneficial relationships with our colleagues, partners and customers. We source our products from Europe, Asia and South America and we are always seeking the best quarries, craftsmen and suppliers, while being both respectful and acting responsibly towards the countries, communities and places within which we work.

Our deep sense of fairness extends to our suppliers and customers with the belief it will benefit future generations: our underlying intention is to ensure that we all benefit from working together.

From traditional riven sandstone to large format contemporary porcelain all our products are of the best quality and ethically sourced, encompassing the highest standards of social and environmental responsibility.

Julian Wood, Managing Director
Julian Wood
Managing Director
Julian is our Managing Director, and a founding member of Global Stone. With a true passion for natural stone and paving solutions, not only does he run the business but he also travels the world in search of beautiful, innovative high quality products.
Sara Cullis, Strategic Marketing Director
Sara Cullis
Strategic Marketing Director
Sara leads the strategic, digital and tactical marketing activities, ensuring that all our marketing resources are in place to support our new and existing customers and overall company strategy. In addition she identify new opportunities to help drive business growth.
Chris Bourne, Regional Sales Manager - South
Chris Bourne
Regional Sales Director - South
Chris works closely with the UK National Merchant Buying Groups to further expand the companies exposure in the UK marketplace. He also oversees the sales team in the South.
James Gilmartin, Regional Sales Manager North
James is responsible for new business development within the independent sector and merchant landscaping centres to help us achieve our growth targets. He also oversees the external sales team in the North of the UK.
James Gilmartin
Regional Sales Director North
Martin Aldred, Regional Sales Manager West
Martin is the Regional Sales Manager for the West of England, covering South Wales down to Cornwall and everything in between up to London
Martin Aldred
Regional Sales Manager West
Graham West, Regional Sales Manager North
Graham is the Regional Sales Manager for the North and Scotland, covering everywhere north of Mid Wales and East Anglia.
Graham West
Regional Sales Manager North
Alan Matcham, Regional Sales Manager South East
Alan Matcham is our Regional Sales Manager for the South East of England, covering Kent and the M25 corridor.
Alan Matcham
Regional Sales Manager South East
Vanessa Crump, Head of Operations
Vanessa supervises and manages the administration and operational teams at Global Stone.
Vanessa Crump
Head of Operations
Glen Swainston, Regional Sales Director Central
Glen is our Regional Sales Director for the central area of the UK. Glen is is looking at business development in this area and working closely with the National Independent Merchants .
Glen Swainston
Regional Sales Director Central
Des Stokes, Business Development Director
Des is responsible for new business development to help us achieve our growth targets.
Des Stokes
Business Development Director
Kristie Metclafe Imports & Stock Controller
Kristie manages the stock control system and quality control of products.
Kristie Metcalfe
Imports & Stock Controller Manager
Cath Bramhald, Sales Office Manager(INTERIM)
Cath is our Sales Office Manager (Interim) and oversees the general running of our Sales Office.
Cath Bramhald
Sales Office Manager(INTERIM)
Our Partners
Bali Partner Image
Landscapers Image
Perennial Image
Partner4 Image
About Global Stone
Global Stone is an award-winning industry-leading supplier of premium natural stone and porcelain paving
For over 17 years we are delighted to have built strong, long standing and mutually beneficial relationships with our colleagues, partners and customers. We source our products from Europe, Asia and South America and we are always seeking the best quarries, craftsmen and suppliers, while being both respectful and acting responsibly towards the countries, communities and places within which we work.
br/> Our deep sense of fairness extends to our suppliers and customers with the belief it will benefit future generations: our underlying intention is to ensure that we all benefit from working together.
br/> From traditional riven sandstone to large format contemporary porcelain all our products are of the best quality and ethically sourced, encompassing the highest standards of social and environmental responsibility.
Meet the Team
Ulian Wood Image

Ulian Wood

Managing Director

Sara Cullis Image

Sara Cullis

Strategic Marketing Director

Des Stokes Image

Des Stokes

Key Account Director

Martin Aldred image
Martin Aldred
Regional Sales Manager
Graham West image
Graham West
Regional Sales Manager
Alan Matcham image
Alan Matcham
Regional Sales Manager
Vanessa Crump image
Vanessa Crump
Head of Operations
Amelia Olle-ward image
Amelia Olle-ward
Imports & Stock Controller
Lou Whybrow image
Lou Whybrow
Office Manager
Our Partners
Bali Image
Landscapers Image
Parannial Partner Image
GSP4 Partner Image