Meet the team

Stuart Major

Financial Operative

Stuart is a member of R-ECO having previously established a solar thermal and biomass boiler installation business.   Stuart looks after financial matters including your deposits.  Stuart is a director of a co-operative developing co-operatively-owned community solar PV systems on buildings on community buildings.  He holds a M.Eng. in Process Engineering from Imperial College, London.

He was a founder member and director of Reading's True Food Community Co-operative, a community owned organic food business in Reading which recently won 'Best Retail Initiative' at the BBC Food & Farming awards.  Stuart also successfully ran a community lead healthy eating project for the co-op.

Babacar Diop

Electrician and site co-ordinator

Babacar is a Director and Founder member of R-ECO.  He is a PV qualified electrician who has extensive experience in the installation of all types of solar PV.  Babacar is at the forefront of R-ECO activity, Site Manager of all of our domestic installations and scheduling all R-ECO jobs. Babacar prides himself on being a perfectionist and, with the team of like-minded installers, produces immaculate solar arrays and happy clients. 

In his spare time, Babacar (known to colleagues as Baba) enjoys spending time at the beach with his family, playing football for a local team and entertaining his children with his guitar playing!

Andy Tellam

System Design Operative

A graduate from the University of Exeter, Andy joined the co-operative in January 2011 under the Unlocking Cornish Potential scheme.  Andy now specialises in system design, optimising and implementing PV systems, working alongside our customer service team to ensure that the client receives the best possible system design for their needs.  Andy is also currently working on an in-house project to redesign our Quality Management System, which defines the way that R-ECO works.  This behind-the-scenes work is vital in ensuring that the quality of our work remains consistent, and clients happy.

Pat Hammond


An experienced electrician Pat is familiar working with large industirial systems or domestic installations.

Pat is also an experienced training professional.

Geoff Fairman

Project Co-ordinator and Procurement Operative

Born and bred in Cornwall, Geoff has a B.Sc. (Hons.) in Biotechnology from the University of Leeds. He is experienced in managing technical projects following an 8 year tenure in research and development with local firm Allen & Heath UK, and has recently managed several building projects.

Geoff is here to help the company expand it's business operations and growth into new areas of renewable energy as well as ensure and improve the efficiency of current operations wherever possible.

As one of our procurement operatives, Geoff is there to ensure all equipment is ordered accurately and delivered on time, and that our PV installations run as smoothly as possible.

Jonah Kinross

Consulative Sales and Project Co-ordination

Jacqui Roberts

Customer Services Representative

Tim Nicholson

Technical Sales