We believe that our team makes our business work. Our team include Product Specialists to ensure you get exactly what you need, and professional staff to make sure your experience with us is professional and convenient. You can click on the individual team members below for more information.
Mark has been in the healthcare market for 28 years starting work as an ambulance technician in 1984. He moved into sales in 1991 and has a wealth of experience with various medical and mobility products including specialist seating and pressure care management.
Mark has attended in-depth training courses on various products and has been selling to the private and public clients for many years.
Whilst at Shiloh Healthcare Plc Mark attended in-house management training courses and now manages Fast Aid Medical & Mobility alongside Eric Robinson.
Eric has been with Fast Aid Products Ltd for over 30 years, evolving from General Manager to Managing Director.
He has a wealth of knowledge of the medical consumables side of the business and oversees distribution in the warehouse.
Eric has attended in-house management training courses and works on tender and contract submissions with Mark. He now manages Fast Aid Medical & Mobility alongside Mark Anderson.
Stewart is one of our longest standing members of staff having been with the company for 10 years this year.
Stewart working in a busy loan store as part of the maintenance team contracted to do planned maintenance and repairs on store equipment.
He took up the sales engineer role with Fast Aid in 2003 specialising in powered products.
He has attended specialist training courses on Seating and posture management, the BHTA Assessors course and works closely with territory managers in companies such as Sunrise Medical, Invacare and Handicare.
Stewart continues to carry out assessments with OT’s, Physiotherapists, Access to Work, Motability and Private Clients and oversees the power product portfolio for the business.
Joe is the product specialist on our Kids to Adult team.
Joe has a wealth of knowledge having been involved in the mobility Industry for over 30 years.
His areas of expertise include mobility products, stair lift surveying and installation, lift maintenance and the Neater Eater range of specialist eating and drinking systems for those who have dificulty feeding themselves.
St local Edinburgh company supplying a range of mobility products and is also qualified in lift engineering and also in surveying and installing stairlifts.
Joe also is also qualified after attending the 24hr postural training course delivered by Simple Stuff Sleep Systems . This range of products is available through us in Scotland.
To book an appointment with Joe please call us on 0131 440 3929.
Stuart has been with the company for 5 years with a background as a Mechanic working in the automotive industry.
Stuart dealt with Motability clients whilst working at the dealership and has experience in dealing with the public and undertaking surveys in private houses.
When Stuart started with Fast Aid he focused on in-house repairs and showroom sales whilst gaining knowledge on other aspects of the business such as repair and commissioning of the product in the field. Stuart has attended multiple manufacturers training courses as well as the BHTA Assessors Course.
Alongside this role he also oversees the Motability sales within the business.
Gary has worked at Fast Aid Medical & Mobility for approximately 7 years now.
He has a background as an electrician to the trade and managing a family business dealing with construction for councils and commerce.
He dealt with Council Contracts and his work entailed disabled access and bathrooms. Gary undertook the role of Sales Engineer with Fast Aid, growing his role into dealing with Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and undertaking moving and handling assessments.
Gary oversees the Access Solutions aspect of the business where we deal with Overhead Tracking, Through Floor Lifts, Step Lifts, Stairclimbers, Evacuation Chairs and Ramps.
Gary has attended multiple manufacturers training courses and BHTA assessors courses and now works closely with the Sales Director on tendering for additional work.
Holly has been with the company for nearly five years focusing on administration and customer services.
Her role has evolved into a more sales supportive role, dealing with product ordering and processing sales orders as well as helping showroom customers with mobility goods.f
Alan is responsible for supervising the warehouse in Edinburgh and management of stock.
Fraser helps ensure the smooth running of our warehouse in Edinburgh.
Davy helps ensure the smooth running of our warehouse in Edinburgh.
Laurie is responsible for Customer Services and Retail Sales in the showroom and on the phone.
Linda is responsible for Customer Services and Retail Sales in the showroom and on the phone.
Karen is responsible for the Purchasing Accounts department of our business
David is responsible for Customer Accounts.
Aidan joined the company in 2015 as Group Marketing Executive.
His role covers all aspects of marketing and sales promotions at John Preston Healthcare as well as Fast Aid Medical & Mobility and he regularly travels between the two sites.
Aidan is the main point of contact for our online store and works alongside the Product Specialists to promote the product portfolio.