Our Team Members

Our workers have a combined experience of over 100 years or working knowledge and can provide the very best advice and service for your project.

Robert Haslam, Company Director

Cert ARB (RFS), NPTC, IOSH Accredited
Rob followed in his fathers footsteps in the Arboricultural industry in 1997 where he started work for a local tree company. In 1998 he went on to work for the local authority, during this period he studied for 3 years to gain his RFS in Arboriculture covering all the relevant N.P.T.C assessments. Rob founded Holly Oak Tree Services with Dave in 2001.

Matthew Farrington, Team Leader

City & Guilds Level 2 Arb, NVQ Arb Level 2, NPTC
Mat left school in 2001 and went to work for the local authority, during this period he passed his City and Guilds level 2 in Arboriculture covering all the relevant N.P.T.C assessments. He started working for Holly Oak Tree Services in 2003 where he has progressed to his valued role as Team Leader.
Melissa Haslam, Office Manager

Melissa Haslam

Office Manager
Melissa (wife of Rob Haslam, Company Director) works behind the scenes managing all aspects of the day to day running of the office including invoicing, finance and health and safety.

The Rest of our Team...

Mark, Richard, Dave, Alex and Kane
We have a valuable team comprising of Mark, Richard, Dave, Alex and Kane who work exceptionally hard to ensure that a good, quality service is always delivered to clients. Mark and Richard are both fully qualified and are the team’s lead climbers and are both full time employees. Dave is our groundsman and works part time for the company. Alex has recently joined the team as a full time employee and is working towards becoming a fully qualified Arborist. Kane works with the team part time alongside being a college student working towards a Level 3 City and Guilds qualification in Forestry and Arboriculture.