About Us

It is our belief that all CK Group partnerships are built around the value our service can add through execution of Best Business Practice Inspection Expert Standards.
CK GROUP ARE A FAMILY-RUN, PROFESSIONAL AND ENERGETIC COMPANY

CK Group are a family-run, professional and energetic company

Founded by Pat Herbert Snr and based in the West Midlands, CK-Q have provided Quality and Operational Support solutions for greater than 15 years, within the Automotive & Non-Automotive Industry. CK-TA, the Talent Acquisition arm of the CK Group, offers Engineering, Skilled & Technical recruitment services across a range of industries. Our longstanding customer base includes OEM, Tier 1 & 2 suppliers across the UK and Europe.

We pride ourselves on our fast response time and ability to provide skilled professional associates at competitive costs. All CK-Q & CK-TA team members are subject to robust recruitment and selection processes, which have been devised by fully utilising our many years’ experience and feedback from trusted partners.

It is our belief that all CK Group partnerships are built around the value our service can add through execution of Best Business Practice Inspection Expert Standards. Our Operational Leadership team offer a wealth of knowledge in 3rd Party Quality Support and Operational Excellence, with our own internal ISO 9001 Accredited Quality Management System continually driving us to improve for the mutual benefit to us and our customers.

Meet the team

At CK Group we have clearly selected our leadership team based on the diversity of their previous positions, skills and experience. Whilst our leaders share a common vision and goals, they each bring with them an area of expertise that is critical to the smooth running and success of our business.

Our motivated, creative and experienced leadership team pride themselves on guiding and mentoring their colleagues around them, striving to improve every day! With a wealth of knowledge of 3rd party Quality inspection, Talent Acquisition and Operational Excellence across a variety of industries, the team thrive on working together to offer a best-in-class service to our client base.

Paddy Herbert

Paddy Herbert

Group Managing Director
Steve Nicholls

Steve Nicholls

Operations Director
Patrick Herbert

Wes Ball

Strategy & Business Development Director
Darren Holdcroft

Darren Holdcroft

UK Customer Quality Leader
Saran Cliff

Saran Cliff

Senior Business Development Manager
Claire Penny

Claire Penny

Office Manager