Meet the team

Tom Snoddon, Chairman of Diamond Systems, Belfast

Tom Snoddon

CHAIRMAN

Tom founded the company in 1987 and remains involved in the Senior Management of the Company, overseeing major decisions at Board Level. Tom has over 40 years’ experience in the security and life safety industry, and is a former Chairman of industry bodies including the BSIA and FIA.

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Angela Bennett

Joint Managing Director

Angela joined the family business as the Company Accountant in 2008, having previously qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Grant Thornton UK. Angela became Financial Director in 2010, before taking on the role of Joint Managing Director in 2018. Angela is responsible for  Business Development, HR, Finance and Administration.

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Steve Snoddon

Joint Managing Director

Steve joined the family business over 25 years ago, starting out as an apprentice engineer before progressing to the roles of Installation Engineer, Senior Project Engineer, Technical Director, Managing Director then Joint Managing Director. Steve is responsible for all technical aspects of the business including Products, Partners, Research and Development, and Systems Design.

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Julieann Picking

Administration and Compliance Manager

Julieann joined Diamond in September 2001 and has been working in the security and life safety industry for over 25 years. At Diamond, Julieann manages the Administration and Compliance Department.

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John O'Connor

Senior Project Engineer

John joined Diamond in 2005 as an experienced Alarm Engineer. John works on the Projects team and is responsible for the delivery of complex security and life safety projects.

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Paul Doherty

PPM Team Leader

Paul joined Diamond in 2016 as an experienced Security and Life Safety Systems Engineer. Paul was promoted to PPM Team Leader in 2018 and is involved in the delivery of routine maintenance contracts, leading a team of Alarm Inspectors.

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Aaron Murphy

Alarm Engineer

Aaron joined Diamond in 2018 as an experienced Alarm Engineer and Qualified Electrician. Aaron works on the Projects team and is responsible for the delivery of complex security and life safety projects.

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Zara Philpott

Office Administrator

Zara joined Diamond in 2018 and manages the company’s 24-hour Helpdesk. Zara also provides administrative support to the office and engineering team. Zara has over ten years’ administrative experience.

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Emma Snoddon

Sales Administrator

Emma joined Diamond in September 2019 and is responsible for Sales Administration. Emma has over fifteen years’ experience as a Sales Administrator.

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Ryan Wilkinson

Junior Engineer

Ryan joined Diamond in 2018 and is one of 3 apprentices currently employed by the company. Ryan is working towards an NVQ in Security and Emergency Systems at Belfast Met. Ryan’s role is to assist the engineers with routine and reactive maintenance, along with contributing to the delivery of installation and commissioning projects.

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Connor White

Junior Engineer

Connor joined Diamond in 2018 and is one of 3 apprentices currently employed by the company. Connor is working towards an NVQ in Security and Emergency Systems at Belfast Met. Connor’s role is to assist the engineers with routine and reactive maintenance, along with contributing to the delivery of installation and commissioning projects.

Aaron McMurray

Apprentice Engineer

Aaron joined Diamond in September 2019 and is an Apprentice Engineer. Aaron is working towards an NVQ in Security and Emergency Systems at Belfast Met. Aaron’s role is to assist the engineers with routine and reactive maintenance, along with contributing to the delivery of installation and commissioning projects.