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.

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Porcelain is the new paving revolution taking the country by storm, hard wearing, durable in a range of sizes and beautiful designs it offers the low maintenance paving solution for the 21st century.



Natural stone is one of the oldest building materials known to man, with its wide variation of colour, textures and shades, from veined marble through to slate and sandstone there is a beautiful solution for every garden.



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 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 looks to identify new market opportunities to help drive business growth.

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 Director, 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.

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.

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 .

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.

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.

Des Stokes

Business Development Director

Des is responsible for new business development to help us achieve our growth targets.

Vanessa Crump

Head of Operations

Vanessa supervises and manages the administration and operational teams at Global Stone.

Cath Bramhald

Sales Office Manager (Interim)

Cath is our Sales Office Manager (Interim) and oversees the general running of our Sales Office.

Amelia Olle-Ward

Supply Chain Manager

Amelia manages the stock control system and quality control of products.